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48 - AFLC - Agriculture, Fishery and Livestock


AFLC 102 - Farm Management (10 days)

Code Start Date Duration Venue Fees
AFLC 102 13 December 2020 10 Days Istanbul $ 7900 Registration Form Link
AFLC 102 10 January 2021 10 Days Istanbul $ 7900 Registration Form Link
AFLC 102 07 February 2021 10 Days Istanbul $ 7900 Registration Form Link
AFLC 102 07 March 2021 10 Days Istanbul $ 7900 Registration Form Link
AFLC 102 04 April 2021 10 Days Istanbul $ 7900 Registration Form Link
AFLC 102 02 May 2021 10 Days Istanbul $ 7900 Registration Form Link
AFLC 102 27 June 2021 10 Days Istanbul $ 7900 Registration Form Link
AFLC 102 25 July 2021 10 Days Istanbul $ 7900 Registration Form Link
AFLC 102 22 August 2021 10 Days Istanbul $ 7900 Registration Form Link
AFLC 102 19 September 2021 10 Days Istanbul $ 7900 Registration Form Link
AFLC 102 17 October 2021 10 Days Istanbul $ 7900 Registration Form Link
AFLC 102 14 November 2021 10 Days Istanbul $ 7900 Registration Form Link
AFLC 102 12 December 2021 10 Days Istanbul $ 7900 Registration Form Link
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Course Description

Farm management is a collective term of multiple of strategies and methods that are employed to keep a productive and profitable farm in the long term. In this perspective, the process itself is almost associated with a huge commercial farms although many of the same methods can be used with equal success on a smaller family-own farm. This course aims to provide students with economic concepts applicable to management decisions using farm or ranch and improve skills in planning and investment analysis.

Course Objectives

  • Learning to implement decision rules to determine conditions that maximize profit
  • Familiarizing with necessary information useful to the development of client-specific managerial analyses
  • Using budgeting concepts to develop whole farm plan for enterprises budgets
  • Understanding how to identify alternative business organizations
     

Who Should Attend?

  • Agricultural engineers
  • Environmental engineers
  • Agricultural practitioners
  • Rural Development practitioners
  • Researchers
  • Interventionists
  • Facilitators

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Farm management and decision making
  • Ownership and operating costs; fixed and variable costs
  • Economic principles choosing production levels

Day 2

  • Economic principles choosing input and output combinations
  • Enterprise budgets as a planning tool
  • Whole farm budget

Day 3

  • Introduction to farming
  • Agricultural land value and markets
  • Introduction to risk management

Day 4

  • Financial analysis: solvency, profitability and liquidity
  • Cash flow management
  • Acquiring farm machinery

Day 5

  • Analyzing the performance of the farm business
  • Income and expenses
  • Farm income tax records and management.

Day 6

  • Managing agricultural labor
  • Acquiring control of land through purchasing
  • Acquiring control of land through leasing

 

Day 7

  • Farm information systems
  • General introduction to Farm Management
  • Managing livestock, pastures and crops

 

Day 8

  • Production systems
  • Managing equipment and materials
  • Computer applications

Day 9

  • Farm structure and buildings
  • Financial aspects
  • Marketing

Day 10

  • Staff management
  • Water management
  • Diversification