Few farmers are fans of accounting and fewer farmers get giddy over staring at long, complicated spreadsheets contemplating their cost of production. While this isn't a new subject, it's certainly an important one.
Knowing your cost of production is vital, especially during tight times, to ensure you're squeezing every cent of profitability out of your fields.
Use this calculator to get a basic overview of your costs and your breakeven point.
Here are a few articles to help you make your numbers count.
Knowing per-bushel, per-acre and per-field costs help farmers meet price uncertainty head-on.
Figure out your cost of production, one of the most important pieces of information you can own. These digital tools can help.
Softer commodity prices do not represent a repeat of the 1980s but that doesn't mean challenges aren't ahead.
Identify high-price farm items to trim your budget.
A 5% boost across the board is big for your bottom line.