Farm Management Software Blog

Are You a "Big Bucket" Farm Accountant?

Posted by Norman Brown on Wed, Jun 12, 2013 @ 03:31 PM

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Tags: activity-based costing, farm financial standards council, cost accounting, Cost center allocation, Farm Financial Standards, accrual accounting, farm financial reporting, agricultural managerial accounting, FBS Systems, farm software, ag software, agricultural software, Farm Margin Management, farm profit centers, integrated production and financial software

Connecting the Three Levels of Farm Management Information

Posted by Norman Brown on Mon, Feb 25, 2013 @ 06:49 PM

In the past three issues of this series we’ve used a mountain range metaphor to depict the relationship between three levels of computer applications—decision support, compliance and business processes.

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Tags: farm budgeting, farm management accounting, cost accounting, Cost center allocation, accrual accounting, farm financial reporting, agricultural managerial accounting, farm inventories, agricultural inventories, farm software, agricultural decision support, agricultural software, enterprise analysis, farm benchmarks, farm cost centers, farm profit centers

Does Margin Analysis Require Activity-Based Costing?

Posted by Norman Brown on Mon, May 28, 2012 @ 08:55 AM

"Let’s not make decisions based on isolated, arbitrary assumptions such as indirect cost allocations."

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Tags: activity-based costing, farm management accounting, farm accountant, cost accounting, Cost center allocation, agricultural managerial accounting, FBS Systems, CliftonLarsonAllen, Paul Nieffer

Bonus Benefits from Farm Management Accounting

Posted by Norman Brown on Tue, Sep 20, 2011 @ 09:33 AM

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Tags: Cost center allocation, farm mamanagement accounting, farm financial statements