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Business Management


Managing your business

The CAFRE Business Management Team based at Greenmount Campus validate and prepare benchmarking reports for Business Development Group members. Physical and financial data relating to primary agriculture is disseminated to advisers by the team

The Farm Business Data Handbook provides a comprehensive and authoritative source of physical and financial data, tailored to farm planning needs in Northern Ireland. Budgets are presented for all the enterprises commonly found in Northern Ireland.

CAFRE Benchmarking webpage on a laptop


The Business Technology team based at Greenmount Campus supports BDG farmers develop benchmarking data.

Financial planning

Cash flow management

It is essential to plan ahead to ensure your business remains resilient. The downloadable cash flow spreadsheet allows you to complete a 12 month forecast which will highlight pinch points in cash flow. This tool can be used in any enterprise

Two business managers using laptops and writing on paper

CAFRE Contacts

The Business Management Technologists based at Greenmount Campus can help you to take your business forward.