Agribusiness Finance And Risk Management Workshop
Agribusiness finance plays a key
role in setting up an agribusiness enterprise being a major factor of
production. Therefore; this training explores the use of specific management
tools to improve decision-making within an agribusiness firm so as to ensure
effective sourcing and application of financial resources.
Agricultural risk management, on the
other hand, is fundamental as it determines the rate at which an enterprise is
to thrive and even last in the market. The aims of this training is to help
participants realize their long-term organizational goals and objectives which
are profit maximization which can only be achieved through cost minimization
and output maximization.
the end of this course the participants will be able to:
- Gain skills in agribusiness
investment and agribusiness finance.
- Understand how financial
statements are constructed in the agricultural sector and the general
rules of construction they follow.
- Acquire skills in agribusiness
- Identify major agricultural
credit risks alongside the other agribusiness risks.
- Understand risk mitigation and
management tools for agricultural investment risks.
- Understand financial data and
what it says about a firm's condition and direction.
- Acquire skills in capital
budgeting, how cash budgets are used to determine the process and how cash
resources will be acquired and allocated over time by the agribusiness
WHO SHOULD ATTEND
This course is intended for various actors in Agriculture
Extension (Agricultural extension officers, senior agricultural officials and
policy makers) working with communities, in governments, funding agencies,
Research organizations and non-government organizations among others for
Agriculture support activities and other Development programs.
Module 1: Introduction to
- Agribusiness dynamics
- Agribusiness producers
- Nature of agribusiness products
- Risks and uncertainty in
- Why is investment risk
- Requirements for rural
- Trading in agribusiness
Module 2: Introduction to
- Importance of rural and
- Features of rural and
- Sources of agribusiness finance
- Future needs in agriculture
Module 3: Essentials of agribusiness
- Financial planning process
- Financial analysis and control
of agribusiness projects
- Capital budgeting and long-term
- Management of financial
intermediaries serving agriculture
- Role of technology in
- Gender and access to
Module 4: Agribusiness lending
- Agribusiness entities
- Borrowing needs
- Microfinance institutions role
and impacts in financing SMEs
- Credit delivery methodologies
- Overview of the agriculture
- Credit decision process
Module 5: Risk mitigation and
management for agricultural investment
- Key challenges for rural and
agricultural financial service provision
- Risk management in rural
- Agribusiness credit risk
measurement and management tools
- Public risk mitigation
- Key policy issues
This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have
vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice.
The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works
and case studies.
Training manuals and additional reference materials are
provided to the participants.
Upon successful completion of this course, participants will
be issued with a certificate.
We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet
organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more: firstname.lastname@example.org
· The training will be conducted at SKILLS FOR AFRICA TRAINING INSTITUTE IN NAIROBI KENYA.
· The training fee covers
tuition fees, training materials, lunch and training venue. Accommodation and
airport transfer are arranged for our participants upon request.
Payment should be sent to our bank account before start of
training and proof of payment sent to: email@example.com