Organization Is the Key to Successful Farming

Tanja Folnovic

Agronomy Expert

When talking about farming, it’s important to mention that farmers are often faced with the lack of time. Striving to manage all farm activities timely in order to ensure the best possible outcome, there is not much time left for planning and, in the end, analyzing the complete crop production.

For that reason, organization is an essential component of successful farming. Generally speaking, a well-prepared farmer is a successful farmer. In other words, the organization of all farm activities, as well as farm materials and other farm processes will enable a better flow of the entire crop production.

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“Organization of all farm activities before the season onset is crucial for successful farming.”

 

Top 3 Reasons Why You Should Organize Farm Activities

It’s very important to plan and organize all farm activities before the season onset.

You are probably asking yourself why is this so important? Well, there are three main reasons why every successful farmer should organize all his farm activities in advance. These are as follows:

  1. A farmer knows exactly which tasks he is going to perform at any moment

That way a farmer knows exactly when he plans to do soil tillage, how many types of soil tillage he is going to perform, how many days the soil will be empty prior the planting of crops and other necessary activities. Basically, all tasks are chronologically arranged to a farmer, making him more adjustable to any unexpected events. 

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Farmers are able to plan and track all farm activities in Agrivi farm management software

 

  1. Based on the list of planned tasks, a farmer can organize his time in addition to other important activities

Since farming is often a varying job, having the list of all planned tasks, keeps a farmer in line with his crop production. A farmer who plans all activities knows when and for how long he is going to use some machinery, farm materials, and seasonal workers. That way, a farmer can prepare himself in advance to rent or buy necessary machinery, purchase farm materials as well as apply for additional workers. 

“Farmers who organize farm activities can manage their time easier.”

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“Organization of farm activities positively reflects on farm profitability.”

 

  1. According to the planned activities, a farmer can also plan his finances

By organizing farm activities, a successful farmer can plan how much farm materials he needs to buy. In fact, he can plan to purchase the exact amount of seeds, fertilizers, pesticides and other items. More importantly, knowing which machinery will be used, a farmer can plan the exact amount of money for purchasing or renting some. Finally, he can also plan his finances for work salary.

Making a purchase before the season onset, allows a farmer to save his money. This also greatly reflects on his profitability.

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Planning Farm Activities Is Half the Work

Based on the aforementioned, we can conclude that planning farm activities is half the work. But what is more important, a farmer has to have a set of his best farm practices according to which he will make a plan for the upcoming season. 

So, create your season plan and let Agrivi farm management software help you organize all your activities. Because only an organized farmer is a successful farmer!