Business planning and management may not get you out of bed in the morning, but a lack of planning can keep you up at night. Financial management and risk evaluation can make or break the success of a farm operation so taking time to think through the foundation of your business is critical. Learn more about regulations and financial considerations which may affect your operation as you begin or look to transfer your business to your family in the future. Sustainable farms plan for their success! Take a look at the resources below and find companion information on our Direct Marketing and Production pages. Just starting out? Take a look at our Beginning Farmer page for resources tailored to you.