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Comprehensive List of Available Dairy Advisory Tools

Financial, production, and benchmarking tools. including a description, cost, location, and required inputs for each tool listed.
Financial Tools
Tool Name / Website Cost Purpose Inputs
IOFC Free Determine IOFC and breakeven IOFC Ration, production, milk price, feed costs
Cash Flow Free Project monthly or yearly cash flow and determine COP, breakeven IOFC /margin/class3 price, evaluate costs centers Profit/loss statement, balance sheet, DHIA 202, cow and farm parameters, ration, feed and crop costs
Profitability Assessment Tool Free Evaluates financial ratios and determines production bottlenecks and their economic impact Profit/loss statement, balance sheet, DHIA 202, cow and farm parameters
Dairy Profit Monitor Annual fee of $300 Monthly report on production and financial parameters
Dairy Farm Business Summary Program Free of charge for New York farmers Compare financial and production to other dairy operations Profit/loss statement, balance sheet, DHIA 202, cow and farm parameters, ration, feed and crop costs
NE Dairy Benchmark Program Contact Local Farm Credit branch Annual or quarterly finiancial and production benchmarking Financial and production detailed data
Production Tools
Tool Name / Website Cost Purpose Inputs
Penn State Repro Drill Down Free Determines areas or reproduction program that are a bottleneck to performance DHIA 202 and extensive reproduction parameters from dairy producer and/or vet
Dairy Ration Dashboard
Evaluates rations for nutrient requirements cow, ration parameters
Dairy Dashboard Free - Login Guest Password Guest Economic evaluation of production performance cow and farm parameters

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