Overview

Alberta Agriculture and Forestry provides free business management information to farm operators so they can make more informed decisions and ensure their operation's profitability. This program is called AgriProfit$.

Enrollment benefits

Participants receive a detailed financial analysis of each farming enterprise whether it be cow/calf, cereal or oilseeds including production costs and returns on a per unit of output basis such as per bushel, per tonne or per pound weaned:

  • as applicable, benchmark reports comparable by region, soil zone, size and type of operation

Also available are details of production costs and returns on a per unit of investment basis such as per acre or per animal.

  • long-term participants receive their own benchmark report to assess the performance of their farm business and enterprises over time

Personal information

Information that participants share with the program is used in applied economic research to address topical issues and questions from Alberta producers. Only aggregated, non-identifying information will be published and made available to the general public and organizations for research purposes.

The collection is authorized under section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) Act and managed and protected in accordance with the Act.

Enrollment

The program is open to new participants by enrolling online.

Contact

To connect with Agriculture and Forestry Centre:
Phone: 310-FARM (3276)

To enrol in Beef research, or for more program information:
Phone: 780-422-4088
Email: ann.boyda@gov.ab.ca

To enrol in Crop research, or for more program information:
Phone: 780-422-4056
Email: ml.manglai@gov.ab.ca