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DTN Ag Business Benchmark
Marcia Zarley Taylor DTN Executive Editor
Wed Jan 30, 2013 03:10 PM CST

HADDONFIELD, N.J. (DTN) -- Maybe you don't consider your home farm in the same league as the Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco, a pro who lobbed a 70-yard touchdown pass with 30 seconds left to tie -- and later win -- a playoff game. Here's a little secret: Knowing how to tweak your farm financials can elevate you from the equivalent of a farming couch potato to a potential Super Bowl champ like Joe. You just need to know what plays to call.

Comparing two important farm financial ratios -- asset turnover and operating efficiency -- offers the best long-term ...

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