Technical leaflet 2: Financial performance, benchmarking and management of livestock and mixed organic farming

This review of several research projects which focus on the financial performance of organic farming, demonstrates the profitability of organic farming businesses and how they compare with conventional farms. It analyses the factors which affect profitability and explores how the data can be used in benchmarking as a means of identifying the level of performance of individual farms and what changes in management can be made to improve profitability.

Technical Guides

Theme: business markets
Published: 3rd January 2009
Author: William Waterfield