This page offers guidelines and support that may help agricultural entrants in formulating a comprehensive business plan and financial forecasting.


Agricultural Business Plan Guidelines

 The Department of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment (then the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries) developed a comprehensive document for Agricultural Business Plan Guidelines (download here). The document provides a framework for drafting a business plan, common mistakes to avoid and recommended production systems for a number of commodities. 


Enterprise Budgets

Elsenburg produces a number of enterprise budgets for crops and livestock. An example of a detailed report can be found below:

 Spinach combud

 You can find more enterprise budgets here