Unit Code: AGR603

Unit Title: Farm Management Principles

Farm management looks at the decision-making processes that the farm manager’s employ and covers specific knowledge and technical skills they use to make good economic decisions.

The unit emphasizes the use of physical and financial records with relevant data for analysis. The unit covers the application planning, organizing, and controlling the effective use of scarce farm resources and the farm management financial tools such as gross margin analysis, partial budget analysis, and sensitivity analysis as well as linear programming to improve decision making to achieve farm business goals.