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FJB Accounting Solutions - More Timely Advice for Agribusiness Clients

As a pig farmer in Tasmania, Lynette Broomby has a first-hand understanding of what it takes to run a successful farming business. Since becoming Australia’s first Certified Figured Adviser in 2015, Lynette is now helping her farming clients at FJB Accounting Solutions reclaim valuable time while gaining greater clarity around their finances thanks to online tools Figured and Xero.

Campbell Tyson - A Better Understanding of Business Profitability

Pukekohe practice, Campbell Tyson, is a firm with agribusiness at it's core. With the help of Figured, they're able to give farming clients a better perspective around their cashflow in real-time, without having to spend hours gathering information.

McNeil Farming & Chrisp & Davidson - Achieving Transparency & Valuable Business Insights

Fourth generation farming operation, McNeil Farming, is one of the largest on the East Coast. Having doubled in size in the last 6 months, they needed a system that would help them achieve real transparency across the entire business.

Pekanga Farms & Mathieson Chartered Accountants - Time Spent Managing Accounts Halved

Ashburton farmer, Lee-Anne Stewart, and her husband, Norm, run three farms - two dairy and one dairy support for young stock. Needless to say, Lee-Anne has enough to keep her busy without to having to worry about spending long hours on the accounts, which was why she was motivated to start looking for a better solution for managing the finances of their farming business.

McConnell Stafford-Bush & Assoc Ltd - more timely access to powerful financial data

When the dairy payout price changed the day before Stephen Stafford-Bush’s client board meeting, he wasn’t worried. There was no last-minute need to update budgets; no rush to re-do reports. All it took was the click of a button and he had the latest information to present to the farm’s stakeholders the following day.

Rise Business Solutions - using cloud tech to drive efficiencies

With the help of cloud technology, Western Australia practice, Rise Business Solutions, are providing their farming customers with easier access to information that can help them really drive the financial success of their business.

Mulcahy & Co - Empowering Australian agribusiness in Victoria

Mulcahy & Co are a Victoria-based practice who say that using Figured in their practice has increased client engagement and created opportunities for more forward-looking conversations around the financial management of a farm.

My Accountants - Creating More Meaningful Discussions on Finances

Joanna Ewenson, director of Dargaville-based practice, My Accountants, says the three biggest benefits of using Figured and Xero with her farming clients is the accessibility, ease of use, and being able to easily create budgets that encourage a future-focused approach to finances.

Chrisp & Davidson - Giving Clients More Time on the Land

Chrisp & Davidson is a Gisborne-based advisory firm who has embraced cloud accounting tools to provide their clients with accurate and reliable business information, while reducing the time requirements of farm record keeping.

Maheno Farms & Diprose Miller - Planning for the Future with Figured

Farm accounting specialists, Diprose Miller have been working collaboratively with large-scale corporate dairy farm, Maheno Farms Ltd, using Xero and Figured to reduce data inefficiencies and robustly plan for the future.

Sudburys - Driving Client Growth and Success with Cloud Technology

Figured’s user-friendly interface has boosted Sudbury’s client engagement and encouraged more efficient collaboration between the whole farming team. With up-to-date financial information, they are now better placed to help clients manage volatility and make more proactive decisions with confidence.

Farm IT - Thinking Forward with Figured

Brett Bennett and the team at FarmIT are a great example of forward thinking rural accountants. They’re seeing tangible benefits since implementing Figured’s single ledger system to use collaboratively with their farming clients.

Diprose Miller - Halving Time and Inefficiencies with Figured

With access to real-time information and insightful data such as production and variance reporting, Diprose Miller find using Xero and Figured has significantly decreased inefficiencies associated with collecting information from their clients and producing insightful and digestible information.

Noone Plus Ltd - Embracing the Power of the Cloud

Figured is fundamentally changing the way that Noone Plus accountant, Scotty Jenkin, works with his farming clients. The cloud software is allowing him to now focus on looking forward, not backwards, and to assist clients effectively plan for the future.

WK Advisors & Accountants - Number 8 Wire Meets the Cloud

As one of New Zealand’s most innovative accounting firms and business advisors, WK, recognise the importance of staying in touch with farming client’s needs and working with them to ensure the growth of their farming businesses - and Figured is playing a critical part in boosting their success.

BDO Northland - Bringing the Whole Farming Team Together

One of the biggest issues BDO was facing was getting customers to realise the importance of forecasting when incomes can fluctuate and also getting them to put funds aside for these unexpected events. With Figured, their clients are now more engaged in planning and are making more confident financial decisions.