Sustainable Agriculture Webinars
Farm Finances: Organizing and Understanding Your Numbers
The goal of this webinar video is to make basic accounting approachable to people with no accounting experience and to encourage new farmers to develop good record- keeping habits at the outset.
Supplementary worksheets and materials mentioned in the webinar can be downloaded via the links below.
|Webinar slides in PDF format [PDF/2.7MB]|
|Worksheet #1: Why Do You Want to Farm? What Are Your Goals? [PDF/395K]|
|Worksheet #2: Determining Your Skills and Resources [PDF/291K]
This worksheet will help you assess your skills or resources in areas which are important to operating a farm.
|Worksheet #3: Sample Projection of Cash Flow from Operations [PDF/144K]
An example from Nana Louie farm.
|Worksheet #4: Income Statement and Balance Sheet templates [PDF/64K]|
|Worksheet #5: An Example Sales Log [PDF/65K]
For tracking total sales by venue, not by crop.
|Worksheet #6: An Example Expense Log [PDF/64K]|
|Worksheet #7: IRS Schedule F: Profit or Loss From Farming [PDF/95K]|
This page was last updated on: December 22, 2014