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Agricultural Policy

Business Planning

  • Enterprise Budget Factsheet Enterprise budgets are an important tool for determining the revenues and expenses associated with a particular product. This factsheet provides a basic overview of enterprise budgets and points you to some additional tools for developing your own enterprise budgets.
  • Is My Business a Hobby or For-Profit Business? Knowing when to make the transition from a slowly expanding hobby to a full-fledged farm business can require some thought. This factsheet will provide you with the criteria that the Internal Revenue Service uses in determining whether a business is a hobby or not.

Crop Insurance & Risk Management Information

  • One way small-scale producers can protect their investment in crops is through the revenue based crop insurance policy known as AGR-Lite. Learn more about how growers use AGR-Lite to mitigate revenue loss due to flood, drought, insects, disease, wildlife damage and market price fluctuations.

Health and Safety for Farm Women

Information About Women Farmers


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