Kevin Herbel

Farm Management, K-MAR-105

Kansas Farm Management Association Executive Director
Kansas State University

Kevin Herbel serves as the Executive Director of the Kansas Farm Management Association (KFMA), providing leadership to the state-wide KFMA program and working with KFMA data. He has extensive experience assisting Kansas farm decision makers in managing their resources efficiently, primarily through one-on-one contact with farm families and individuals. This work has included record keeping assistance, in-depth whole-farm and enterprise analysis, benchmarking, labor management, tax planning and transition planning, with the goal of improved decision making.

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308 Waters Hall
Manhattan , KS  66506-4011
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Documents & Presentations by Kevin Herbel
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Kansas Net Farm Income

The executive director of the Kansas Farm Management Association at K-State, Kevin Herbel, talks about more financial indicators from the KFMA's recently-released report on 2017 Kansas net farm income:  he centers on trends in farm operating debt management, and on the profit differences among the primary crop enterprises in the state.

June 27, 2018
Financial Benchmarking Tool

A tool to assess a farm's financial position relative to other similar farms in the same region. 

June 18, 2018
Kansas Net Farm Income

An extended look at the numbers from the just-released Kansas net farm income report for 2017 from the Kansas Farm Management Association out of K-State:  KFMA executive director Kevin Herbel opens the discussions, reflecting on the statewide farm income issues in general, followed by area economists:  Mark Wood from northwest Kansas, Sandy Myers from southwest Kansas, Bob Kohman from north-central Kansas, Clay Simons from south-central Kansas, Scott Laird from southeast Kansas and Craig Althauser from northeast Kansas.

May 10, 2018
Differences Between High-, Medium-, and Low-Profit Cow-Calf Producers:

An Analysis of 2012-2016 Kansas Farm Management Association Cow-Calf Enterprise

January 2, 2018
Tools to Evaluate Your Farm Financial Situation

Presented at the Farming for the Future conferences: Pratt and Salina, KS. 

December 19, 2017
Balance Sheet: A Financial Management Tool December 18, 2017
Income Statement: A Financial Management Tool December 18, 2017
Cash Flow Projection for Operating Loan Determination December 18, 2017
Financial Ratios Used in Financial Management December 18, 2017
Late-Year Tax Management

The administrators of the Kansas Farm Management Association at K-State, Kevin Herbel and Mark Dikeman, offer up several things for producers to think about here at year's end regarding overall farm management planning and tax management...one objective being to take steps to avoid reporting a net operating loss for 2017. 

December 8, 2017