Farm Management

Besides growing and selling products, there are many other important aspects to managing a farm business. Business planning, finding land, managing employees, recordkeeping, adhering to regulations, insuring crops, and preparing for a rainy day and retirement all fall under the heading of "Farm Management."

Family Farm Series: Farm Management

Originally developed in the 1980s, this series of publications provides an introduction to small-scale farming topics.

Farm Planning

Labor Management

Managing Risks

Guide to Managing Risks and Liability at California Certified Farmers Markets

Additional management resources