4 Results for 'University of Minnesota'

PR – PROFITABILITY MIGRATION IN MINNESOTA FARMS

Abstract: Producers who benchmark are seeking growth and improvement for their farms, but how can they achieve it? What are the top producers doing differently, and are they doing it consistently? Can information be gleaned from financial statement data to ...Read More

PR – PROFITABILITY MIGRATION IN MINNESOTA FARMS

Benchmarking is a powerful management tool that agricultural producers can use to manage risk and improve profitability. Benchmarking allows producers to evaluate how they are doing compared to other producers, helps them identify where their business can be improved, and ...Read More

NPR – The Benefits Of Financial Benchmarking To Farmers In The United States (p275-282)

The use of business planning in U.S. agriculture has grown rapidly in the past decade. A decade or two ago, the concept of developing a business plan for farmers or ranchers was rarely discussed by either producers or farm management ...Read More

NPR – An Innovative Approach To Developing An Agricultural Business Plan (p112-117)

The Average Crop Revenue Election (ACRE) program is a new, optional safety net for farmers provided by Congress in the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 (commonly called the farm bill). The ACRE program is available starting with the ...Read More