Frequently Asked Questions is an
introduction to how we conduct business, and more importantly, to familiarize
landowners with the added value in utilizing professional farm management.
Simply click on each question to reveal the answer.
does Moore & Warner conduct business?
At Moore & Warner we do business the old
fashioned way - by earning our clients' business with great service at a fair
Catering to the distinct interests of each and
every client, Moore & Warner unites the expertise of a professional team
with the skill and labor of talented farm operators to deliver the utmost in
value, land stewardship and revenue.
Must I live near the Moore &
Warner office to benefit from services?
Our services are available to clients the world
over. We currently serve landowners located locally, out-of-state and abroad,
offering consistent and timely communication.
We travel to meet with clients, and for those who
prefer to visit our office in Clinton, Illinois, we often assist with travel
arrangements, recommend entertainment and provide business office amenities
including high-speed internet access.
does Moore & Warner manage farms with multiple landowners?
Moore & Warner listens to the interests of each
and every landowner, reviews the current operation and the farm itself, and
delivers professional recommendations. Our private conference room is readily
available for farm and family business meetings.
I need a specific number of acres to benefit from Moore & Warner's services?
Clients gain value through utilizing our services
regardless of the amount of acreage we manage on their behalf. We enjoy meeting
with landowners and discussing ways to improve farm profit potential.
Moore & Warner help me purchase farmland?
With respect to the individual goals of each
landowner, we can help. Our farm managers can identify tracts of land for sale,
help calculate expected returns, and perform background work in negotiations,
research and organization.
I need to change my current financial service provider(s)?
Landowners do not need to change financial service
providers when they choose to hire us. As a privately-owned farm management
company, Moore & Warner currently enjoys working with a number of financial
institutions and Certified Public Accountants. We provide bookkeeping, generate
reports and submit accounting information on behalf of our clients.
Moore & Warner help me with my farm tax returns?
Helping landowners with precise and accurate
recordkeeping is the biggest part of our job. We keep meticulous books on all
farm income and expenses, providing economic snapshots throughout the year. At
year-end, we provide a comprehensive report containing all of the necessary
information for tax reporting of the farm business.
Moore & Warner help me decide upon lease arrangements for my farm(s)?
Many factors must be considered when deciding upon a
farm lease arrangement. We sit down with a landowner to discuss goals and
evaluate the farm itself when deciding upon the best lease arrangement. We
review lease terms annually
Moore & Warner help decide which government programs are right for my farm(s)?
We can show each landowner how program participation
affects farm production and impacts farm income, as well as handle the entire
process for program participation. We stay abreast and continually examine and
evaluate available U. S. Government programs.
Moore & Warner provide conservation technical assistance for my farm(s)?
Landowners and operators have access to our on-board
Technical Service Provider (TSP) for conservation technical assistance.
Officially registered with the USDA-NRCS, our TSP can develop specific
conservation plans for each farm, as well as perform follow-up evaluations as
required for conservation program compliance.
Moore & Warner provide detailed records for my farm(s)?
Landowners, operators, government agencies and
financial providers benefit from the detailed records provided by Moore &
Warner. We include a comprehensive list titled "Contents of Your Farm
File" along with sample reports in our brochure, which will be sent upon
request. Click here to Request Brochure
utilizing farm management, must I forfeit my relationship with my farm
We believe hiring Moore & Warner enhances the
relationships of landowners and farmers. We encourage the active involvement of
our clients, including farm visits and open communication. We regularly assist
clients with travel arrangements any time they choose to visit their farms.
I lose control of the management decisions on my farmland?
Landowners tell us how much, or how little, direct
involvement in the decision-making process is desired, and we work with respect
on all levels. We are here to provide professional advice based upon the
individual interests of each landowner. We consistently listen to each client's
goals and make professional recommendations to achieve those goals.
Moore & Warner manage farmland located in different townships, counties or
Landowners certainly benefit from our mobility and
well-rounded expertise. We regularly travel to visit our clients' farms and see
progress first-hand. We are familiar with diversity in production agriculture
through successful management of farmland located across the continental U.S.
Moore & Warner new to farm management?
Our president and company founder, John Warner, has
personally directed profitable farm management for more than twenty years. He is
a fifth-generation executive and landowner firmly fixed on the benefits of
professional farm management and offers each landowner access to his
specially-selected Management Team.
is the best strategy to accomplish my goal(s)?
Hire Moore & Warner Farm Management.
May we earn your