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

"Partial" Farm CFOs and Margin Management

Posted by Norman Brown on Sat, Jan 26, 2013 @ 02:02 PM

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Tags: farm accountant, cost accounting, accrual accounting, agricultural managerial accounting, FBS Systems, farm software, ag software, agricultural software, Farm CFO, Farm Margin Management

Windows 8 for Agriculture--In Your Corner or Over The Top?

Posted by Norman Brown on Thu, Nov 08, 2012 @ 02:45 PM

The PC industry has been in a funk this fall, not just from competition with tablets but also from waiting for the arrival of Windows 8.  Now that Win8's the default operating system at "big box" stores and Windows 7 is getting harder to find on shelves which is your best option--especially if your goal is business applications rather than social networking?

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Tags: farm financial reporting, FBS Systems, farm records, farm software, ag software, business processes, Windows 8, tablet computers, agricultural software, farm accounting

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

Farm Financial Management: Know Before You Grow

Posted by Norman Brown on Wed, Apr 25, 2012 @ 04:48 PM

 

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Tags: best practices, quickbooks, Farm Financial Standards, farm financial reporting, FBS Systems