Writing a business plan is the single most important step a farmer can take when determining if aquaculture is something they want to explore as a viable economic investment. A well-developed business plan will cover all aspects of an aquaculture business, from species and production systems, to economics and marketing. Failing to complete a business plan is one of the primary reasons for business failure!
If you are interested in downloading spreadsheets and tutorials that will assist you in projecting costs and returns relevant to your species and production system, check back here next month when they should be ready for you.
The following material can be used to help plan and build a successful business in aquaculture. Visit Fish Farming Resources to access other useful resources.