Farm Answers

—the Largest Source of Information for Beginning Farmers

Farm Answers is the USDA-NIFA beginning farmer and rancher (BFRDP) clearinghouse, providing resources to help you get started farming, as well as tools to help more seasoned producers succeed.

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Farm Finance Scorecard

Farm Finance Scorecard

The Farm Finance Scorecard give the definition of the Farm Financial Standards Council ratios as... Learn more