How do you determine whether to renovate an existing farm structure or build a new one? Dan Nyberg, training manager for Morton Buildings, offers some helpful guidelines:
When planning a renovation project, there are a few important considerations. First, Nyberg says, you should make a realistic evaluation of the cost and ultimate use of the building:
He says when repairs are needed, it’s important to prioritize:
Nyberg says these guidelines will help ensure that a repair or renovation will be cost-effective and support the long-term needs of a farming operation.