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Retaining and developing staff is a huge issue for many farms. With a growing labour shortage at all levels, it’s more important than ever to get this right. Richard Simpson from Kingshay and George Gordon of LKL Services highlight the importance of annual appraisals. Productive and regular staff appraisals should encourage open feedback, identify training requirements and improve staff productivity and morale. The first step is to prepare well – let your staff know in plenty of time where and […]