Farmers and Ranchers operate on a thin profit margin, hence the need to carefully track animals and crops by such parameters as growers, customers, inventory, product, days on feed, costs and miscellaneous expenses.
Central to cattle profit is carefully tracking the animal, purchase date, weight, days fed in the barn or on a feed lot, and handling cost. Their FileMaker database tracks all these factors – and more – to arrive at a profit or loss figure for each animal.
Beard’s Quality Nut
Beard's Quality Nut Company is one of California's leading suppliers of both inshell and shelled walnuts and almonds. Their FileMaker database is central to their operation.