7 July 1995

Know the score

A PERFORMANCE index, aimed at helping farmers assess the strength of their business, was launched by ADAS.

Giving an overall score based on key financial areas such as stability, growth and return on capital, the index can be used both for planning and for making comparisons with other farms. Head of ADAS Agricultural Development Chris Bourchier says itwill bring "much-needed clarity".

of focus to business development".