You've heard about
our popular Annual Conference coming up this January in Little
Before that big event, this fall Southern SAWG will co-host
Growing Farm Profits
A One-Day Training
For Horticultural Farmers Who
Are Ready To Take Steps To Improve Farm Profits
crops is just not enough
to make your farm economically sustainable.
you need to know how to increase profits?
November 5, 2011 in
December 3, 2011in
This is a training for
farmers by farmers, using real-farm data to demonstrate practical
ways to improve profitability.
- Identify critical
decisions that determine your profitability
- Price your products
for appropriate markets
- Track your expenses
- Calculate profitability
for your farm enterprises
- Determine true
costs of your production
- Learn how to keep
the right records
Participants will take home farmer-friendly business tools for keeping records
and making decisions that affect profitability.
Jim Munsch is a long-time Wisconsin farmer and an expert in farm
finances. He has
helped both conventional and organic vegetable and beef producers nationwide
improve their profits. Jim specializes in whole farm profitability.
is a long-time Virginia vegetable grower whose farm will serve as a case
study during the workshop, demonstrating real-life farm data gathering
and how to use
that data to make decisions that impact profitability.
training is hosted by Southern Sustainable Agriculture Working Group,
in partnership with Virginia Association for Biological Farming
and Georgia Organics, with support from Southern Risk Management
November 5, 2011
Macon, GA Workshop
register for the VA workshop,
at (804) 272-0725
register for the GA workshop,
at (678) 702-0400