Online savings accounts, shares, property, managed funds, government & corporate bonds, physical commodities – these are all the places that a modern investor might store their wealth. Nearly all of them are only a mere click of the mouse away thanks largely to the internet. But one of the original forms of investment was in fact farming. Land, livestock and crops are both stores of wealth and providers of income. I have a number of farmers as clients and colleagues today and I can tell you they remain some of the smartest financial planners and investors you’ve ever met. What a farmer knows, and an investor should too is: 1. You need good planning and preparation You can’t just throw a ram in with your…