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FFED teacher extern visits Prudent Produce, Cherry Glen

by Jarret Horn, FFED food systems teacher extern Hey, all! I am the 2020 STEM teacher extern with the FFED Food Systems Team this summer. The Iowa Governor’s STEM Advisory Council created a teacher externship program to place teachers with businesses, government agencies and other organizations for the summer. We learn about STEM (science, technology, … Continue reading FFED teacher extern visits Prudent Produce, Cherry Glen

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How to analyze financial condition and performance for your farm

Improving Your Farm Profitability: #5 by Craig Chase, FFED program manager When large companies evaluate their business, they are determining their company’s financial condition and performance. What do those terms mean?  Get a picture of your farm’s financial condition from its balance sheet. This indicates the value of the assets, liabilities and net worth of … Continue reading How to analyze financial condition and performance for your farm