Agricultural Consulting Principles

Agricultural Consulting Education

ASFMRA is the only professional society that offers Agricultural Consulting education to meet the needs of ag professionals today and into the future!  ASFMRA provides the opportunity for you to set yourself apart from others and gives you the ability to clearly differentiate yourself in the marketplace.  No other professional organization offers the quality of education that ASFMRA provides.  Our ag consulting education is peer-developed, peer-reviewed and geared towards the professional that considers themselves to be one of the best!  Becoming a designated Agricultural Consultant will help you take your career to the next level and provide you with the skills to not only serve your current clients - but also provide you with the skill sets needed to gather new ones!  Increase client satisfaction, share of wallet and your income!

Take a look at the education we have offer. Then take a look at our education schedule to see what is being offered near you!

If you have any questions about the approvals of the courses, you can contact Deanna Ilk at 303-692-1222 or

Agricultural Consulting Principles

  • Consulting Standards
  • Troubleshooting Financial Analysis
    • Enterprise budgeting
    • Financial statement analysis
    • Financial ratios
    • Functions of the dollar
    • Comparative analysis of investment options
    • Group activity of tracking ratios back to budgets through statements
  • Report/Business Writing
  • Business Structure
  • Business Contracts
  • Rapid Fire Baseline Concepts
    • Production Practices
    • Principles of Leasing
    • Risk Management
    • Locating and Characterizing Property
    • Understanding Appraisals
    • Practical Application of Budgeting
  • Succession Planning
  • Practice Management

Contact Hours: 24 hours

Accreditation: This course is requred for the AAC

List of Approvals