Managing a farm

Business

Farm bill

Crop programs and Dairy Margin Protection Program

Farm finance

Balance sheet, income statements, ratios, budgets

Farmland rent and economics

Rental rates and land values by county, flexible land rental agreements

Farm tax and legal

Tax and legal impacts for various situations

Transfer and estate planning

Passing the farm business and other assets to the next generation

Women in Ag Network

Provides educational and networking opportunities

Farming systems

Agroforestry

Forest farming, windbreaks, alley cropping

Small farms

Information on running a one- to 40-acre farm

Get help

Farm financial counseling

Experiencing financial stress? Get free, confidential financial counseling

Farmer-Lender Mediation

Need help with farm debt? Learn how mediation can help.

Resources for difficult times

Find help, counseling, advocacy, legal and referral resources

Safety

Farm safety

Stress management, extreme weather, equipment, livestock

Growing safe food

Develop and implement on-farm food safety plans and prepare for GAPs audits

Pesticide safety and certification

Pesticide education for private, noncommercial and commercial applicators

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