Computers Classes for Farm Businesses

Computers are an important tool for farm business management. The University of Maryland Extension will be offering a series of computer classes focused on farm use on February 4, 2013. Learn how to manage your files, operate windows software, protect your computer, develop spreadsheets and use QuickBooks. Classes will be held at Chesapeake College in Wye Mills. Class sizes are limited so please register or 410-822-1244. The cost of each class is $15.00.

If you need special assistance, please register 1 week ahead of time. This course is open to anyone interested in learning more about computers for their farm business.

Excel Spreadsheets for Farm Businesses – February 4, 9am – noon
Chesapeake College, Economic Development Center EDC 26
Spreadsheets are a great tool for farm businesses. They help with recordkeeping, budgeting and organizing data. This workshop will provide hands on applications of Microsoft Excel 2007. Topics will include navigating the software, setting up a spreadsheet and inserting formulas and calculations. Participants will practice with laptops and spreadsheet templates.

QuickBooks for Farm Businesses – February 4, 1pm-4pm
Chesapeake College, Economic Development Center EDC 26
Everyday tasks just got more efficient. QuickBooks can quickly organize your business finances and show you exactly where you stand. Instantly create invoices, track payments, manage expenses, and access information. Quickly locate any account, report, or invoice with just a keyword. Complete transactions faster with convenient access to your customer’s or vendor’s balance and transaction history.