Farm Management

Best Management Practices for Livestock and Farm Operations to stop the spread of a Virus (like COVID-19)

April 8, 2020
Not only is continuity of business important for farmers and ranchers during the COVID-19 pandemic, food production has been classified as essential and should continue. Continuing production in a pandemic situation requires that people in agriculture carefully consider how COVID-19 infections may impact the operations in which they work.

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Farm and Ag Law Clinics Set for April

March 23, 2020
Free legal and financial clinics are being offered for farmers and ranchers at seven sites across the state in April 2020. The clinics are one-on-one meetings with an agricultural law attorney and an agricultural financial counselor.

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chart showing farm income trends since 2000

Disaster, Financial Shocks & Stress - You Aren’t Alone

March 11, 2020
Everyone confronts times of stress. Know that whatever challenges you have faced, you are not alone!

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Free Farm and Ag Law Clinics this March

February 27, 2020
Free legal and financial clinics are being offered for farmers and ranchers at seven sites across the state in March 2020. The clinics are one-on-one meetings with an agricultural law attorney and an agricultural financial counselor.

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Good Farmer to Great Manager Classes Coming to York

January 15, 2020
“Good Farmer to Great Manager” Record-keeping classes will teach farmers and ranchers to keep accurate records for their operations. This class will be held in York from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Jan. 23 and Jan. 24, from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the York County Fairgrounds 4-H building (2400 Nebraska Ave).

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Free Farm Finance and Ag Law Clinics this January

December 17, 2019
Free legal and financial clinics are being offered for farmers and ranchers at five sites across the state in January. The clinics are confidential, one-on-one meetings with an agricultural law attorney and an agricultural financial counselor.

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Cornhusker Economics: Accrual Accounting and the Farm Business

December 11, 2019
This article explains conceptual frameworks and two accrual accounting principles: namely, the revenue recognition principle and the matching principle.

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Sample crop production budget for corn

Why Should You Prepare and Use Crop Budgets?

December 4, 2019
The 2020 Crop Production Budgets for Nebraska are now available. They include 80 budgets for 15 crops, available in both PDF and customizable Excel formats.

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