Riverland Community College
1900 8th Ave. N.W.
Austin, MN 55912

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Program locations

This program is offered at the following locations:

Riverland Community College, Albert Lea
56007

Riverland Community College, Austin
55912

Riverland Community College, Owatonna
55060

Adams
55909

Red Wing Business Systems Building
55066

 



Farm Business Management

Riverland Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Diploma
  • Credits: 60
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

The Farm Business Management program is for people currently operating a farm business or making management decisions for a farm business. The program is concerned with the organization of a farmer's resources to assist the family in meeting their family and business goals. It is designed to increase knowledge and understanding of the economic and business principles to be successful in a business. The program is focused on skill upgrading which involves goal attainment, management functions and farm decision-making. Complete farm business records are used to analyze the farm business for improving the business organization, efficiency and profit making potential. The majority of instruction is delivered one-on-one at the business site. The program usually takes 6 years on a part-time basis.

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