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A Simple Formula for Higher Farm Profits: The 5% Rule

Small changes can lead to large increases in farm profitability. Farms should focus on making incremental improvements to yield and price while reducing overhead expenses. This ROI-focused approach is a key step in building a successful business, farm businesses included.

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A Simple Formula for Higher Farm Profits: The 5% Rule

Small changes can lead to large increases in farm profitability. Farms should focus on making incremental improvements to yield and price while reducing overhead expenses. This ROI-focused approach is a key step in building a successful business, farm businesses included.

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The Power of Not Making Stupid [Farm] Decisions

In this blog post, we discuss a famous quote from Charlie Munger and it's application to farming. The key takeaway here is that if you're an amateur, you should avoid making costly mistakes vs. trying to make brilliant decisions.

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Farm Management Decisions: The Curse of a Small Sample Size

In this blog post, we discuss the results of a recent on-farm test we came across. In addition, we talk about how farmers need to objectively evaluate the factors impacting an on-farm test before giving it a "pass/fail" grade.

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Harvest Profit launches enhanced integration with Climate FieldView™

We are excited to announce an enhanced integration with Climate FieldView™️. This integration will allow mutual customers to import their as-applied data from FieldView™️ into Harvest Profit to calculate field-level cost of production and profitability.

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My Favorite Farm Spreadsheet

In this blog post, we highlight a powerful farm analysis spreadsheet that we built. It allows you to perform Monte Carlo simulations on grain market prices. It's included in our Business of Farming course which we open once per year.

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3 Lessons on Farm Decision-Making From a Poker Champion

In this blog post, we share with you a video on probability-based decision making from professional poker play Liv Boeree. Her thoughts are highly applicable to farm management decision making, given the uncertainty involved with farming.

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12-Step Framework for Evaluating New Farms

In this blog post, we discuss a decision framework to use when analyzing farm rent opportunities. From filtering out biases that can trip you up to using farm management software to help with your analysis, we touch base on all aspects of analyzing new farms for rent.

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It's True, The Market Doesn't Care About Your Farm's Breakeven

In this blog post, I discuss how "the market" doesn't care about your farm's breakeven. I dig into why you should ignore that statement when making management decisions on your farm.

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