OSU Extension provides resources to help farmers and ranchers improve their financial
management techniques in order to run a profitable and efficient operation.
Business Planning & Management
Estate Planning & Transitions
Leasing & Rental Rates
Restructuring & Sales
Prepare your own hop experiment by creating a short budget and learning harvest, preparation and brewing techniques used by professionals.
The different types of budgets that are available to farm managers and how individual budget types fit certain situations.
How to develop a balance sheet for farms and ranches.
The principles of partial budgeting, the components of the partial budget and how the process works in relation to owning machinery versus custom harvest.
The development and guidelines of a cash flow plan for farms and ranches.
An overview of using enterprise budgets to project costs and returns for production activity on the farm or ranch.
An explanation of what a liabilities schedule consists of, the different subjects within the schedule and why each subject is important.
An explanation of deferred taxes as a liability on the balance sheet and examines the methods for estimating deferred taxes.