Agbiz: Queensland agribusiness decision tools

We have developed a range of economic and financial tools to help you make informed business and production decisions.

These tools relate to cropping and horticulture industries in Queensland. More tools for livestock and fishing industries and generic financial and farm management tools will be expanded in the future.

All tools are provided as downloadable Microsoft Excel files. They have been developed and refined over a number of years, and designed for ease of use.

The data contained in the tools is relevant for the time that the tool was developed and is not meant to reflect current conditions or prices. You must input relevant data to get useful responses.

By using these tools you are agreeing to the software license.

Gross margin models

Cavandish bananas (XLS, 95.5KB)
This economic tool is a per hectare gross margin budget (gross revenue less variable costs) for Cavendish bananas grown in north Queensland.

Mango dry tropics (XLS, 78.5KB)
This economic tool is a per hectare gross margin budget (gross revenue less variable costs) for a mature irrigated Kensington Pride mango orchard grown in the dry tropics of north Queensland.

Capsicum dry tropics (XLS, 80.5KB)
This economic tool is a per hectare gross margin budget (gross revenue less variable costs) for capsicums grown in the dry tropics of north Queensland.

Carrots bags ctns (XLS, 98.0KB)
This economic tool is a per hectare gross margin budget (gross revenue less variable costs) for carrots grown in southern Queensland.

Wheat irrigated Darling Downs (XLS, 98.0KB)
This economic tool is a gross margin budget (gross revenue less variable costs) for irrigated wheat grown on the Darling Downs.

Further information

Last updated 27 November 2013