Farmstead Finance

Firesign Family Farm - Whitmore Lake, Michigan

Enjoy exploring the concepts of basic accounting and finance practices as they apply to planning and implementing your homestead goals. This class will give you a starting background whether your goal is to realize substantial income from farm endeavors or merely justify keeping a few hens as a hobby. Subjects will include budgeting, estimating expenses and projecting return, amortization, and using the profit & loss model. Marketing and promotion will be discussed as well as the intangible, immeasurable aspects of gratification, pride in accomplishment, health, and self reliance.

Simple logic, easy math, and numerous real life examples will be presented in a relaxed arm chair setting with a fire on the hearth, snacks on the table, and beverages in hand.

Fee is 35.00 per person. Bring a basic calculator, note pad, and writing implement. Your laptop is fine if you prefer. Respond by emailing

Date: Jan 19, 2013
Start Time:12:30 PM
End Time:3:30 PM
Organized by:Firesign Family Farm
Address: 7500 Trotters Lane
Whitmore Lake, MI 48189
Email: Email Us