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FAST (Farm Analysis Solution Tools) are a suite of Microsoft Excel spreadsheets designed to assist those in agriculture make better decisions via user-friendly computer programs. FAST aids users in performing financial analysis, assessing investment decisions, and evaluating the impacts of various management decisions.

Requirements for FAST Tools Usage

  • Windows based PC

  • Microsoft Office 2003 or newer (some tools may still function with older versions of Office). A full version of Office is required; the Starter versions will not work properly.

FAST tools will not work correctly with the Mac version of Microsoft Office. The only way to run the tools on a Mac is if it also has the Windows operating system installed and a version of Microsoft Office for Windows



Size Date User Guide Demo

Biomass Crop Budget Tool Corn Stover

2155k 2/17/2016 More
The corn stover budget tool provides estimates of the breakeven price of that the producer would need to receive to cover the costs associated with the harvesting, collection, and storage of the stover.

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