AABS - Agricultural Lending Programme
By: Lagos Business School (LBS)
Lagos State, Nigeria
Apr 22 - 25 Apr, 2014
Success in Agriculture and Agribusiness is primarily driven by prudent decision-making in the management of core operations to achieve profitability.
The Agri-Finance Master Class is a four day programme that illustrates core principles of agribusiness and finance management using the Purdue Agribusiness Management Simulation. In this simulation, students run a feed and fertilizer store and make decisions about inventory, pricing, human resources and financing.
Conduct break-even analysis and recognize that certain products within a product mix may be losing money, but the loss is masked by other
Develop pro forma financial statements and conduct financial statement analysis.
Be able to explain the difference between cash balance (cash flow) and profitability.
Forecast sales and recognise the importance of seasonality in agribusiness firms.
Recognise the impact of competitor decisions on results from your firm.
Assess and analyse your performance as a manager or a team member.
Agribusiness portfolio managers at financial institutions, commercial farmers and farming cooperatives, aspiring agri-entrepreneurs, NGO's and development organisations, governmentagencies particularly extension services and funding/lending institutions.
Venue: Lagos Business School,
Km 22, Lekki-Epe Expressway,
Ajah, Lagos, Nigeria