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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.

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PDF Icon Webinar slides in PDF format [PDF/2.7MB]
PDF Icon Worksheet #1: Why Do You Want to Farm? What Are Your Goals? [PDF/395K]
PDF Icon 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.
PDF Icon Worksheet #3: Sample Projection of Cash Flow from Operations [PDF/144K]
An example from Nana Louie farm.
PDF Icon Worksheet #4: Income Statement and Balance Sheet templates [PDF/64K]
PDF Icon Worksheet #5: An Example Sales Log [PDF/65K]
For tracking total sales by venue, not by crop.
PDF Icon Worksheet #6: An Example Expense Log [PDF/64K]
PDF Icon Worksheet #7: IRS Schedule F: Profit or Loss From Farming [PDF/95K]



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