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Download the spreadsheet, and instructions, then enter your own data to calculate your farm's meat and wool production. Please provide feedback because we intend providing farmers with the ability to compare their meat and wool production to other farmers in New Zealand in a similar way as the Lambing Calculator.The purpose of this calculator is to encourage farmers to think about production in a different way.
It isn't enough to simply record the weight of product going off the property and claim that as the "production" for the year. This type of calculation will be different from "real" production when:
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Accountants will recognize this formula as the calculation of (gross) profit. However, in our calculation, we will be using kilograms rather than dollars.