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Organizations: Agriculture and Forestry Audience: Farmers

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February 21, 2018

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Economic surveying of cow-calf operations in Alberta has a 33-year long history that started in 1985 with just few participating producers. As the number of participating producers grew it became possible to generalize the collected information and produce the sample averages or benchmarks. The...


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August 1, 2016

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This three-part series of fact sheets Funding Your Agricultural Business will help you secure the money you need for your new venture. Topics include the following: 1. how to calculate how much money you need for your new venture. 2. sources of financing, grants and other investment opportunities...


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November 1, 2015

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This report explores and compares production practices and cost of production (in 2012 and 2014) in hog finishing barns of Alberta and Iowa/Minnesota. The report also discusses on a high level other important factors that contribute to profitability of hog producers in Alberta and in the US, such...


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November 1, 2015

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The AgriProfit$ program provides good business management information to farm operators, so they can make better business management decisions. Good information is the most important step in managing for profitability.


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January 1, 2015

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This publication will outline several best practices to use while managing your business’s social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+. A good social network can mean a bigger network of customers.


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January 1, 2015

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Alberta Agriculture & Rural Development (ARD) regularly publishes a variety of economic and financial benchmarks, tools and applied research materials for agriculture industry clients. These materials are generated directly and indirectly through the AgriProfit$ program.