Are You Making Any Money in Your High Tunnel?


Workshop audio recordings from the 2015 MOSES Organic Farming Conference.


Presenter: Adam Montri, Michigan State University
Saturday 2-b

Most crops grow bigger and faster when you cover them with season-extending technologies, but are those beautiful early, late, and out-of-season products making you any money? We’ll look at simple techniques farmers are using to track profitability by crop, plus what else you can do with those numbers, such as planning planting amounts, sales efficiencies, when to hire and how much you can afford to pay for labor.