Calculate Your Corn Breakevens

September 29, 2015 10:03 AM
Calculate Your Corn Breakevens

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.

Mind Your Numbers

Knowing per-bushel, per-acre and per-field costs help farmers meet price uncertainty head-on.


Build a Better Breakeven

Figure out your cost of production, one of the most important pieces of information you can own. These digital tools can help.


Life Below Breakeven

Softer commodity prices do not represent a repeat of the 1980s but that doesn't mean challenges aren't ahead.


6 Ways to Cut Costs

Identify high-price farm items to trim your budget.


Better Than Mediocre

A 5% boost across the board is big for your bottom line.



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Spell Check

bill crowe
darlington, IN
9/29/2015 08:30 PM

  we all plant over 25000 pop. in mdwest get real


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