Partial Budgeting

Partial budgeting is a tool that helps farm managers assess the possible financial impact of a change in resources, such as purchasing new equipment.
Partial Budgeting - Online Courses
Skill Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Length of Access: 365 days
Sections: 2
Length: 2 hours
Language: English

Starting at FREE

Starting at FREE


Even small changes in business can have a financial effect. In this asynchronous, self-paced course, you will learn how to use the partial budgeting framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of a decision.

Partial budgeting is a simple tool that allows you to consider alternatives, such as purchasing a new piece of equipment, or allows you to make a change in enterprises, such as selling apples to the fresh market instead of the processing market.

Through videos, readings, and two case studies, you'll learn how to analyze alternatives and make informed decisions quickly.

Who is this for?
  • Farm owners
  • Farm managers
  • Anyone wanting to use partial budgeting to help make financial decisions
What will you learn?
  • Identify the circumstances when the partial budgeting framework should be used to make business decisions
  • Create a partial budget
  • Analyze the results of your partial budget


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