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.
2011 Crop Insurance Decision Tool
This tool contains four components. The first computes farmer-paid premiums for different user entered parameters. A "What-if" tool calculates insurance payments for user supplied prices and yields. A history of insurance payments and premiums can be found in the "Historical Analysis" section. The tool also allows comparison of farm yields to county yields.
Please note: Microsoft Excel version 2000 or higher is needed to use any of the spreadsheet tools
to use this tool.
To Download Spreadsheet: Check the box next to the spreadsheet, then click "Download."