Allows you to balance your dairy cow rations between alfalfa, corn silage, and soil nutrients.
To help determine your forage harvesting costs vs. custom operator charges.
This spreadsheet is designed to assist those who are interested in determining feed amounts to support the dairy enterprise and a corresponding cost per hundredweight (CWT) of milk produced.
Program lets you look at expansions, contractions, and/or changes in the way you do business. Enter the current year’s values for your farm, then enter a change in cow numbers, investment in buildings, machinery, etc., production per cow, number of heifers kept, etc. Now check to see if your financial situation changes for the better, and how sensitive your new cash flow is to the changes in milk price, production per cow, corn price, protein price and/or hay price.
A spreadsheet to enter a farm’s Balance Sheet and Income Statement information for one year, calculate the Leverage Ratio and Equity Multiplier and enters all values into a DuPont comparison table with user chosen comparables.
A spreadsheet to enter a farm’s Balance Sheet and Income Statement data, calculate the DuPont financial measures and compare three years performance to one another.
A step by step organizing guide to analyzing DuPont data and reporting on the same in written form.
These documents will help you to construct enterprise and cash flow budgets for dairy. This budget package is intended to help decision makers assess the profitability and financial feasibility of dairy operations under various price and cost conditions.
Dr. David Kohl
Agricultural Economist, Virginia Tech University
Waupaca County UW-Extension Agricultrue Agent
K. Becker, D. Kauppila, G. Rogers, R. Parsons, D. Nordquist, R. Craven
University of Vermont Extension & CFFM
Compares dairy farm’s financial status with +500 dairy farms in the State of Wisconsin. Data is from the AgFA (Agriculture Financial Advisor).