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Agricultural Extension Service, South Dakota State College of Agriculture and Mechanic Arts
This bulletin is a copy of an account book kept by a farmer in South Dakota covering his farm business in 1917-18. It also shows how he summarized it to find the strong and weak points of the business. The purpose of this bulletin is to show how a farm account book can be summarized with but a record of the sales, expenses and inventories. All figures used in the summaries are taken from the record of sales and expenses and the inventories.
This item is in the public domain.
Ostrander, W. A., "Farming as a Business" (1918). SDSU Extension Circulars. 10.