An interactive information system to evaluate and improve the financial performance of farming operations, included are: financial data for Illinois farm operations, interactive business decision tools, research results, downloadable financial analysis applications, and tips for using the data and tools to measure and manage farm risks.
Computerized decision aids for financial analysis, investment analysis and farm financial management decisions.
This guide is designed to help you better understand agricultural credit and lending terms.
Tables that describe the financial performance measures of Illinois farms.
Consumer credit reports are being used widely. This guide is designed to address many of the common questions producers have about the use of credit reports and consumer credit scoring.
Articles on methods and approaches to farm financial analysis.
The purpose of this study is to describe the financial performance and characteristics of a sample of Illinois farms
A paper examining the organizational choices facing FCS of America, including potential sale to Rabobank, merger with AgStar, or maintenance of the status quo (for related information see: www.econ.iastate.edu/rabobankbuyout).
An interactive information system to calculate various financial ratios and compare to other Illinois farms. Click here to download the ratio calculator. Click here to download the benchmark ratio analysis calculator.
Scheduled outreach and training events by University staff.