how-to guide: Building a financial plan
We know that finance can be scary, so we have developed a simple, fill in the blank, template that will do the work for you! We will walk you through the three sections of the template that need your numbers and explain what each of these numbers means.
We recommend that you complete this template before moving on to your business plan as many of the decisions you make here will determine the plan’s content.
- Monthly Revenue - calculate how much money you can expect to bring in on a monthly basis
- Market Expenses - determine how much it will cost to operate your farm on a monthly basis
- Start-up Financing - determine what amount of money you to need to borrow/invest in order to launch