Comprehensive Guide to Farm Financial Management
The purpose of this guide is to provide farm managers, and those who work with them, a tool to assist in the development and understanding of a comprehensive guide to the farm financial planning process.
The content of this guide will help you, as a manager, to:
- Develop goals that you are committed to and that will guide the management of your farm and family
- Prepare and analyze financial statements to determine your potential financial ability to pursue stated goals, and
- Develop a management plan to identify the activities and resources necessary to achieve your stated goals.
The guide outlines a set of suggested steps and more importantly, highlights many of the considerable farm management, accounting and financial resources available.