Financial Tools

Spreadsheets listed below are in Excel 7 format, Unless otherwise noted.  If you’d rather us send you the spreadsheet/tool, you will be charged a $10.00 fee to cover postage and handling ($5.00 for additional copies). Please contact the Center for Dairy Profitability (608) 263-5665 for ordering information.


Dairy Proforma Calculator


Program lets you look 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. Dairy Proforma Calculator Instructions (2014).

Dupont Analysis Tools

With the goal of keeping Wisconsin’s dairy industry competitive, the Center and affiliates have developed a number of tools to help improve production efficiency and profitability. The following is a list of available materials. If not otherwise stated, please contact the Center for Dairy Profitability for ordering and price information.

Dupont Financial Analysis — Easy Calculator