Knowledge Exchange


Business Basics for Beginning Farmers

Farm Credit East’s Director of Knowledge Exchange, Chris Laughton, presented several financial topics relevant to people either running an early-stage farm enterprise or considering starting one. This one-hour webinar on December 19 presented:

  • Financial Statements: What they are, how to read them and why they are useful
  • Budgets and Cash Flow: How to put together a budget and why it’s important to your enterprise
  • Credit and Financing: How to approach a lender, sources of financing and how credit decisions are made

For a PDF of Chris's presentation, click here.

For two cash flow budget examples, click below to download.

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Click below to view the recording of this webinar.