Workshop handouts

Dairy Expansion Workshop 4-Sept-2013

Handouts and Information

Dairy Expansion Workshop 4-Sept-2013
Format of Expansion Workshop
Brief Farm description for workshop 1-3
Information for Workshop 1 -Business Appraisal
A0 Sheet for Workshop 1 – Business Appraisal
Information for Workshop 2- Cash Flow Management
A0 Sheet for Workshop 2- Cash Flow Management
Other Information for Workshop 2 – Cash Flow Management
Interest Rate Calculator for Workshop 2- Cash Flow Management
Information for Workshop 3 – Risk Analysis
A0 Sheet for Workshop 3 – Risk Analysis
Risks Identified by farmers at the workshop
Greenfield Boards Update to September 2013 – Farm Physical Performance
Greenfield Boards Update to September 2013 – Farm Financial Performance compared to Business Plan
New Entrants to Dairying Workshops 8th, 9th December 2009

Presentations

Financial planning-managing cash flows (Fintan Phelan)
Technical efficiency-impact on farm viability (Laurence Shalloo)
Herd Health minimising the risks (Riona Sayers)
Crossbreeding is it more profitable (Buckley, Frank)
Dairy Hygiene regulations (Marian Potter)
Milking machinery – the basics (John Upton)
Producing clean milk (Dave Gleeson)
Labour efficient milking parlours for quality milk production (Jenny Jago)
Reseeding Pastures (Michael O’Donovan)
New Entrants Training 2012/2013

Material Used at New Entrants Training Workshops

Expansion and risk management
Risk Analysis Worksheet
Sourcing the Dairy Herd
Setting up costs (P. French)
Banking
Financial Statement