Break Even Calculator

This page provides a standard framework for calculating break-evens. Entry values provided with defaults can be over-ridden based on your own farming practices.

  • The values in the yellow boxes are defaults. They can be changed to reflect your individual costs and values.
  • The blue boxes are calculations based on the values entered in the yellow boxes.
  • Ration formula will have to be an average for the entire feeding period.

Weight In:
Weight Out:
Gain:
Avg. Daily Gain:
 
Corn $/Bu.:
Barley $/Tonne:
Haylage:  Per Tonne
Corn Silage:  Per Tonne
Barley Silage:  Per Tonne
Grain Corn:  Per Tonne
40% Supplement:  Per Tonne
 
Ration Formula (%)
Corn:
Corn Silage:
Barley:
Barley Silage:
Haylage:
Mineral Supplement:
Protein Supplement:
Total:
 
Interest:
 
Date In: (dd/mm/yy)
Estimated Date Out: (dd/mm/yy)
Total # of Days On Feed:
Cost of Feeder: Per Hd.
Feeder Price: Per Cwt.
T-Corn:
T-Corn Silage:
T-Barley:
T-Barley Silage:
T-Haylage:
T-Supplement:
Average Daily Feed:  (lbs/head)
Cost of Feed: Total/Hd.
Feed and Feeder: Total/Hd.
Vet and Medicine: Per Hd.
Interest: Per Hd.
Over-Head: Per Hd.
Transportation In: Per Hd.
Death Loss: Per Hd.
Death Loss (%):
Transportation Out: Per Hd.
Market Costs: Per Hd.
 
TOTAL ALL COSTS:
 
SELLING PRICE TO COVER:
Feed and Feeder: Per Cwt.
All Costs: Per Cwt.
 
COST PER CWT. GAIN:
Feed: Per Cwt.
All Costs: Per Cwt.
DP (%): Per Cwt.
 
BREAK-EVEN
DOLLARS PER CWT:

The calculations on this spreadsheet are subject to the accuracy of your specific input, and is meant solely as a general guide. BFO accepts no responsibility as a result of the user relying or acting upon the information contained herein.


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