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Klinefelter: By the Numbers
Danny Klinefelter DTN Farm Business Advisor
Mon Apr 20, 2015 07:01 AM CDT

Early warnings can help farm businesses avoid the most serious damage in an economic downturn. This article is the second in a series summarizing the responses of senior industry observers' to questions about how to track the future performance of the agricultural sector. Listed below are the final five of 10 bullet points summarizing those responses.

6. Working capital and liquidity are extremely important. Cash may be king, but a business can be making payments and going broke by refinancing, selling assets, building accounts payable and deferring the replacement of capital assets. So staying current on payments may not be ...

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