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FINBIN Overview
Welcome to FINBIN
Welcome to FINBIN, one of the largest and most accessible sources of farm financial and production benchmark information in the world. FINBIN places detailed reports on whole farm, crop, and livestock financials at your fingertips.

With just a few clicks of the mouse, you can see reports such as:

The possibilities are endless. Select Whole Farm Reports, Crop Reports, or Livestock Reports to create your own custom report.
2013 Minnesota data is now in the Bin!!!
  • March 27, 2014 - Today's FINBIN update brings 2013 data from Minnesota farms. Check 'About the Data' for the details or just run a report!
  • March 27, 2014 - Data from 2215 Minnesota farms was added to the FINBIN database bringing 2013 reports online.
2012 FINBIN Report on Minnesota Farm Finances

Incomes were up substantially for virtually every type and size of farm in 2012. This short paper includes a number of historical graphs to provide a quick visual perspective what´s been happening in Minnesota agriculture.

Read the 2012 FINBIN Report on Minnesota Farm Finances

2012 Organic Farm Performance in Minnesota
For the past seven years, CFFM has partnered with the Minnesota Department of Agriculture and the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities to gather benchmark information on organic producers. FINBIN includes whole farm and enterprise data from over 70 Minnesota organic producers. You can query the data in FINPACK or you can click here to see a compilation of the results.

Click here to view the report
Minnesota Specialty Crops, An Analysis of Profitability & Performance 2009-2012
More and more people are interested in growing fruits and vegetables for the local market. Until recently, there was no official data on the economics of many locally grown specialty crops in Minnesota. Using funding from USDA's Specialty Crop Block Grant, this report provides production and cost information from 55 Minnesota farms.

Click here to view the report
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As powerful as FINBIN is, you can enhance its value to you as a producer by joining a farm management association or education program. These programs provide individual farm management assistance to producers and have proven their worth to the thousands of producers who participate in these programs.
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