Learn the how & why of financial recordkeeping best practices to grow your farm business!


Farm Business Bookkeeping Basics

  • Thursday, September 30, 2021, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Guest speakers, Judith Blumer, EA, and Darren Adsit, Senior Loan Officer at Farm Credit East, will discuss the importance of sound bookkeeping, the types and tools available and their pros and cons, and financial recordkeeping best practices for building a more resilient and successful farm business and more easily obtaining funding.

This event is free and for all farmers, whether beginner farmers starting a new farm or food business, or more experienced farmers simply wanting to understand more about the financial side of farming and where to go for help. Resources and assistance will be provided, with a Q&A session concluding the event, so bring your questions and our guest speakers will help guide you in understanding and implementing financial recordkeeping systems available to you.

The workshop will be presented in a mixed format, online using Zoom and in person at the CCE Oswego County office, with a recording available to registrants after the event. Limited seating for in-person attendance at the CCE Oswego office in Mexico, NY is available on a first come, first serve basis. To register, visit For more information or assistance registering, contact Erich Keena, Agricultural Economic Development Specialist, at (315) 963-7286 ext. 203 or

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Erich Keena
Agricultural Economic Development Specialist
315-963-7286 x 203

Last updated September 13, 2021