Contact Us

Zachary Grant
Extension Educator, Local Food Systems and Small Farms
University of Illinois Extension
4747 Lincoln Mall Drive
Suite 601
Matteson, IL 60443
Phone: 708-679-6889
FAX: 708-679-6855
zgrant2@illinois.edu

Sarah Batka
Program Coordinator, Horticulture
University of Illinois Extension
Enterprise Center
2205 Enterprise Drive, Suite 501
Westchester, IL 60154
Phone: 708-449-4320
FAX: 708-492-1805
sbatka@illinois.edu

Local Food Systems and Small Farms

Local Food Systems and Small Farms

Spreadsheets and Templates

Spreadsheets and templates that can be used for production planning, financial analysis, and recordkeeping

  • 2017 MUFTP Production Planning Spreadsheet XLS
    Simplified production planning spreadsheets for a farmers market, stand, and CSA. Includes record keeping templates.

  • Farm Stand Totals Spreadsheet XLS
    Student farm stand totals for 2014. Use this as a template to track weekly, monthly, and yearly totals for a farmers market, stand, or other direct marketing outlet. Analyze inventory turnover, high sellers, and loss leaders.

  • Record Keeping Templates XLS
    Physical record keeping templates from the Sustainable Student Farm. Feel free to manipulate them to fit your needs or convert them into Google

  • Simple Farm Account Book XLS
    Based on the 2014 SSF Account book. Use this for basic book keeping, expense, and revenue tracking.