Ag Advantage

Browse these helpful agricultural financial management resources.

Agricultural Finance: Strategies for Refinancing

Farm Accounting, Farm Finance

Posted by Harold Birch on Jan 4, 2017 11:12:19 AM

Refinancing 101 – Understanding Agricultural Finance

Working capital (WC) is the biggest issue in farms failing. In challenging times, more than 90% of farms fail as a result of a lack working capital; meaning those farms are not able to stay in business long enough to realize a profit. Simply put, working capital equals current assets minus current liability. We want more current assets than...

Read More

Benchmarking for Your Ag-Business

Farm Accounting, Farm Finance

Posted by Sam Bachman on Sep 22, 2016 10:48:36 AM

Benchmarking has had its turn as the darling of the business press and the hot topic solution to all the woes a business faces. Thank goodness the days of it being oversold have passed.

Benchmarking provides a set of insights and perspectives to management teams that take the time to provide accurate information of sufficient detail. They also allow you to get through learning curves of the...

Read More