Course Content
WeekTopicsStudy Materials _ocw_rs_drs_yontem
1 Farm management; related concepts; historical development and present situation; goals in farm management; concept of management; functions of management Lecture notes and recommended resources
2 Decision making process; aims and stages of strategic and tactical management Lecture notes and recommended resources
3 Classification of farm enterprises; input and output oriented measures in farm size classification Lecture notes and recommended resources
4 Distinguishing features of agricultural enterprises; factors affecting forming of agricultural enterprises Lecture notes and recommended resources
5 The Balance Sheet and its analysis: inventories, asset valuation, different methods for asset valuation Lecture notes and recommended resources
6 The Balance Sheet and Its Analysis: examples and analysis Lecture notes and recommended resources
7 The Income Statement and Its Analysis Lecture notes and recommended resources
8 The Income Statement and Its Analysis: examples and analysis; Enterprise budgets Lecture notes and recommended resources
9 Midterm Exam All lecture notes and recommended resources
10 Partial Budgets Lecture notes and recommended resources
11 Whole Farm Planning Lecture notes and recommended resources
12 Cash Flow Budgets Lecture notes and recommended resources
13 Cost Calculations for Agricultural Commodities Lecture notes and recommended resources
14 Investment Analysis; Ownership Costs Lecture notes and recommended resources
15 Land Use and Cost Calculations Lecture notes and recommended resources
16-17 Final Exam All lecture notes and recommended resources

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