Basic Farm Finance

  • Monday, February 12, 2018, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Looking to brush up on your accounting skills? Or maybe just finally take the time to learn more about your farms finances? This program will cover all the basics of farm finance, from book keeping for tax needs to records for management. This program is for any size operation, and any individual who is looking to get a solid knowledge base of farm finance and related topics.  


Kelsey O’Shea– Farm Business Management Specialist

With the CCE North Country Regional Ag Team, Kelsey has had four years experience in lending, taxes, and record keeping before her role at extension. Her primary focuses at extension include records for management, benchmarking, labor, and transfer and estate planning. She has also secured grant funding to aid those young, small, and beginning farmers to aid in their financial training.  

7:00PM– registration and sign up for record keeping grant funds.

7:15PM– 9:00PM Topics Covered

-Choosing a record keeping software

-Collecting the right information to complete records

-Completing those records

-Tax considerations and liability

-Basic financial ratios

-Bench marking

Date: Feb 12th, 2018

Time: 7:00PM-9:00PM

Locations: Clinton County CCE Office

Cost: $10/participant

Sign up link: https://reg.cce.cornell.edu/BasicFarmFinance_209


Sara Bull
Agriculture Educator
(518) 561-7450


CCE Clinton County
6064 State Route 22
Plattsburgh, New York 12901