Grains Research and Development

Farm Business Management

The need for improved farm business management skills has been identified as a crucial element for Australian farmers to maintain business sustainability, while taking up the opportunity currently occurring in Australian agriculture.

Effective risk management is vital to maintaining farm sustainability and profitability for growers in the face of climate risk and rising production costs.

Farming the Business Manual

Farming the Business Manual CoverThe need for improved farm business management skills has been identified as a crucial element for Australian farmers to maintain business sustainability, while taking up the opportunity currently occurring in Australian agriculture.

This farm business management manual is a significant investment by the Grains Research and Development Corporation (GRDC) to assist farmers with their business skills. There is both a traditional manual and an eBook version of the manual available. 


Farm Business Gross Margin Guide

2015 Farm Gross Margin Guide cover‚ÄčThe 2015 Farm Gross Margin Guide provides representative gross margins for all major extensive crop and livestock enterprises across Southern Australia, includes templates for allow easy calculation of your own gross margins and compares the sensitivity of profit of enterprises to a change in production and price.

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