Farmers and Ranchers
Farm accounting prepares you to meet the challenges of tomorrow
Farmers and ranchers are as diverse as agriculture itself. From supply chain to grower, processor, and retailer, our experience as farm CPAs allows us to identify increased efficiency and deliver farm accounting solutions to help you achieve your goals.
Agriculture and farm accounting requires specific insight of tax methods which are unique. Navigating through operations and cash flow, farm accounting, real estate financing, depreciation calculations for equipment, land, crops and ranching, mergers and acquisitions, strategic tax planning, opportunities for estates, trust and individual wealth are things our farm CPAs do every day.
- How do you evaluate your business’ profitability, cash flow management, potential risks?
- Are you trying to find ways to meet a lender’s reporting requirements?
- Do you proactively work on tax planning that produces real savings?
- Have you thought about succession planning for your farm or ranch?
- Are you considering international distribution? Learn more here.
We go beyond financial statements and tax returns.
We work closely with our clients and with those in the industry, bringing ideas and evaluating opportunities. When appropriate, we share best practices that stem from our agribusiness involvement including accounting procedures, tax strategies, investment opportunities, staffing needs or bringing people and companies together.
Preparing more accurate financial reporting by analyzing accounts receivable and accounts payable information provides useful guidance for your business. We design our farm accounting, audit, tax, and consulting services to provide your business standardized information that is easy to review and available electronically.
Bench marking your business strength with your competitors in the global economy is a valuable resource. We perform analysis of variations and help you evaluate key financial ratios so you can seek ways to improve the way your business runs. Our mission is to develop best practices so that you can spend more time doing what you love – growing your orchards, farm your land, and nurture your livestock.
We stay up to date with the most recent proclamations from the Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to watch over concerns and challenges that your business may have. Each year our farm accounting professionals attend local and national seminars or conferences sponsored by the various agribusiness organizations and associations listed below. This commitment to be leaders within the agribusiness industry sets us apart from other firms that may offer similar services.
We are members and attend conferences with the following associations:
- Agricultural Cooperative Council of Oregon
- National Society of Accountants for Cooperatives
- Oregon Association of Nurseries
- Oregon Farm Bureau
- Agribusiness Council of Oregon
We have decades of experience at transitioning family owned farms and ranches from one generation to the next. We work with every type of agricultural and farming company, including:
- Agricultural supply
- Dairy and milk handling
- Fresh fruit and vegetables
- Fruit packing and processing
- Grain growing
- Organic farms
- Row crops
- Tree fruit
Our goal is to help our clients operate more efficiently, achieve success and increase owners’ wealth accumulation. Our focus on agribusiness is the key to our high-quality, responsive service.