Creating your team and succesful collaboration
Creating a Farm Health Team takes more than just putting a farmer, a veterinarian and feed or other farm advisors around a table. It requires to call upon your own intrinsic motivation and that of the others to commit to the team effort of improving the farm and its practices. This bunch of people becomes a team when one vision for the farms’ improvement trajectory gets defined. Good team work requires a set of basic rules to go by and to which every members should be held by the others. These basic rules should make sure that every members feels safe and comfortable in the setting to dare speaking his mind and honestly share his ideas for farm improvement with the team .
The team also needs collaboration tools such as quick and easy communication channels as well as a method or platform to share data and reports and collaborate on an up to date version of the farms’ health plan.
“Together Everyone Achieves More”
5 reasons to start a farm health team and design a farm health plan: