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FINPACK Business Plan Software for Agricultural Producers


What is FINPACK?:

FINPACK is a software system for farmers, ranchers and other agricultural producers. This comprehensive software suite covers all aspects of running a successful farm operation.

FINPACK is a good software option if you're looking into a farm expansion or farm transfer, need to organize your financial information, are starting a new farm or if you're entering into a farm partnership.

What's Included?:

  • Input guide for an agricultural business plan.
  • Tips about what to include in your business plan.
  • Comprehensive business plan outline.
  • Sample business plans from real working farms.
  • Tips for additional business resources on the web.
  • Video tips about your business plan

FINPACK System Requirements:

  • Microsoft Windows 98, 2000 or XP.
  • 128 MB RAM.
  • 233 MHz WindowsIntel Pentium processor or faster.
  • 100 MG free disk space.
  • Internet connection for software download.
  • CD-ROM drive for software installation.


$99 - Business Plan Personal Version: This system can be used for one farm and will not expire. Best for producers.

$295 - Business Plan Professional Version: This system can be used for multiple farm entities and software does not expire. Best for educators or other professionals who may need to create and manage more than a single business plan.

Free Trial: A free trial is available by filling out a quick form.

FINPACK Contact Information:

FINPACK website.

Phone: 1-800-234-1111


The Center for Farm Financial Management
University of Minnesota
130 Classroom Office Building
1994 Buford Avenue
St. Paul, Minnesota 55108

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