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Department of Agricultural, Environmental, and Development Economics


Overcoming Barriers to Communication

Communication plays a major role in employer-employee relationships on farms. It also affects the relationships among family members on the management team. Although effective communication does not guarantee success of a farm business, its absence usually assures problems. A communication problem may soon become a crisis or it may linger on for years.

Publication type: 
Policy brief
Date published: 
Sunday, July 1, 2001