February 03, 2015
On Saturday, January 31st, ArborOne Farm Credit hosted its first finance short course for Young, Beginning, and Small Farmers at its offices on Woody Jones Boulevard in Florence. 13 participants from across ArborOne’s 12 county service region attended the day-long training, which addressed key topics in farm accounting and financial analysis.
Course objectives included:
• Principles of farm accounting—including balance sheets and accounting
• Farm Financial Analysis—including capacity and performance analysis; and
• Creating Your Farm Action Plan—including business and financial planning
ArborOne Chief Lending Officer Richard Pitts said of the event, “Educating the next generation of farmers is paramount at ArborOne. We are pleased to offer opportunities to learn on many topics important to our customers. After all, agriculture IS our business!”
The course, underwritten in full by ArborOne, will be offered again, so be sure to visit our website often at www.arborone.com. Contact Jennifer King, Marketing Specialist, for additional information at (843) 665-1527.
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