A two-day workshop for understanding an agriculture business designed for farm women and men who are interested in improving their farm financial management skills, part of the fabric of farm life and the farm business.
Center for Farm Financial Management (CFFM) – University of Minnesota
The Center for Farm Financial Management’s purpose is to develop educational tools for farmers, agricultural lenders and educators that apply the principles and concepts of farm planning, financing and analysis in a practical manner. The website describes their software FINPACK, DairyCHAMP, PLANETOR, MAP and others.
Interpreting Financial Statements and Measures (IFSaM) – Center for Farm Financial Management
This site was created to help producers understand how to interpret common financial statements. Learn how to use your financial statements in day-to-day management of your farm management. Anyone with an internet connection can assess these videos.
Farm Financial Standards Council (FFSC)
Farm Financial Standards Council (FFSC) provides information concerning the FFSC and it’s mission. The website offers downloadable software that illustrates basic concepts of the financial guidelines for agricultural producers.
Building a Vision: Financial Management and Strategic Planning
Building a Vision provides agricultural producers with a working knowledge of finance and strategic planning to help improve their ability to reach desired personal and business goals. Producers will increase their understanding of profitability, cash flow, and other financial measures used in the industry. There is ample discussion on how financial issues influence the decision making process in their business.