The Farm and Ranch Management Education program is designed to assist farm families to achieve their farm business and family goals through improved management, organization, and efficiency of farming operation. Emphasis during the first year is on setting up the farming operations record system.
This program is not a production agricultural program, but instead, emphasizes the marketing and management abilities needed to operate a successful farming operation during a widely fluctuating economic cycle. The use of the computer in this program is to aid the farm manager in evaluating and making sound management decisions. Special Fees apply to this program.
Farm Business Management
The following courses are required for a certificate:
FBM 175 Farm Business Records and Accounts I 2 cr FBM 176 Farm Business Records and Accounts II 3 cr FBM 177 Farm Business Analysis and Evaluation I 2 cr FBM 178 Farm Business Analysis and Evaluation II 3 cr FBM 281 Farm Business Organization I 2 cr FBM 282 Farm Business Organization II 3 cr TOTAL: 15 cr