University of Maryland Extension

Field Crops


  1. Answer the 10 questions below by clicking "yes" or "no" and submit* by clicking the button entitled "Keys to Success."  The Keys to Success document for this topic, in pdf format, will open.  You may print or save the Keys to Success at this time.
  2. Use the keys to Success to determine if additional planning is necessary for this enterprise.  Pay particular attention to those resources for questions you may have answered "no" to.  If you answered "yes" to the majority of the questions, this enterprise may be right for you at this time!

*Note:  When clicking the button entitled "Keys to Success," your answers are anonymously submitted to Beginning Farmer Success staff.  This information will be used collectively to improve the Beginning Farmer Success Program.

Download a printable version of this worksheet.
Download a printable Keys to Success for Field Crops.

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