Business planning and financial readiness
From James D Isleib
MSU Extension Beginning Farmer Webinar Series "Getting started with business planning and financial readiness" Date: May 2, 2016 Presenter: Jeremy Moghtader, MSU Student Organic Farm director of programs Host: Jim Isleib, MSU Extension educator Description: This webinar will familiarize attendees with basic components of a strong farm business plan and introduce strategic considerations in areas of Values / Vision / Goals, Marketing, Production, Human Resources, and Financial Management. Financial aspects of running a farm business are critical for farm success. We will explore key systems and records that are needed for your business to succeed and grow, including cash flow, balance sheets, budget projections and enterprise budgets. Example tools and templates will be provided.