Farming as a business

| March 1, 2020

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Many business skills can help farmers to grow and expand their operations. Budgeting, recordkeeping, risk management, marketing, and other business skills can all be applied to farming.

This 16-page document, created by the N2Africa project in Zimbabwe, is a useful, brief, straightforward, yet thorough introduction to the fundamentals of running your farming enterprise as a business. Its five chapters are:

  • The Basics of Business
  • The Business Vocabulary
  • Budgeting
  • Farm Risk Management
  • Record Keeping