Running a Farm

The production fundamentals of farming are relatively simple compared to the management skills needed to keep a farm profitable and sustainable. With the demands of raising livestock or growing crops, many farmers struggle to manage their business. Devoting time to your agricultural business can keep it running smoothly.

Good financial and legal advice from competent advisors is essential. Make sure you assemble a strong team around you. Your team can help you analyze, plan, develop and operate a successful agricultural business.

Successful farmers are, foremost, successful business managers. Develop your knowledge and skills by learning about the business topics outlined in this section.