Farm Business Management

Whether you are interested in starting a new farm or improving your existing farm, the B.C. Government has resources and information on how to implement best practices for business growth.

Starting a New Farm

New entrants or farmers looking to expand into emerging markets can find helpful information here:

Running a Farm

A comprehensive guide to managing the business side of an agricultural operation:

Transferring a Farm

For farmers looking to pass on the family business or their personal wealth and assets:

Taking Stock

Completing the Taking Stock workbook, will help you assess your  farm business management practices, including your farm management systems, knowledge, and skills.  The purpose is to build on your strengths and create a Farm Action Plan.

Resources

Information on labour management, production practices and pest management is available for growers.

Worker Availability & Safety

Access programs, materials and advice designed to help find agricultural workers and create safe work environments for them.

Useful Contacts

AgriService BC

Have a question? Call or email us.

Telephone: 1 888 221-7141

Email: AgriServiceBC@gov.bc.ca