“Getting Established in Farming,” the fifth book in the six-part series on business management for farmers, is now available from MidWest Plan Service.

This book discusses what factors to consider when deciding whether or not to farm and how best to get started and established in farming if that is your choice. Chapter topics include: assessing your personal and financial situation, deciding to go it alone or with a partner, and setting up the farm business. The book contains several worksheets to help walk you through the decision-making process.

“Getting Established in Farming,” and all volumes of the series, is available from MWPS. The cost is $8 per copy, plus $3.50 for postage. To order, call (800) 562-3618; or visit the catalog section of the MWPS Web site at: www.mwpshq.org/