Ag Business Management (ABM)

Certificate Program


Enhancing the Ag Business Management (ABM) skills of area farm/ranch producers and operators is the purpose of OJC’s multi-year individual certificate-based management courses.

The curriculum is delivered by way of classroom/online, home-visit and cooperative learning instruction. Emphasis is first placed on developing computerized records which will then enable students to analyze the marketability and profitability of their overall operations as well as each profit center.


Students enrolling in the certificate courses must be actively operating a farm/ranch and/or agricultural related business or have the desire to start an agriculture business.

Note: Instructor approval is required prior to registration.

Gainful Employment Information:

ABM Records and Business Planning

ABM Financial Analysis

ABM Commodity Marketing

ABM Market Plan Development

ABM Web Productivity and Utilization

ABM Advanced Business Management

ABM Integrated Management

ABM Profit Maximization

ABM Rural Business Entrepreneurship

ABM Leadership/Human Resource Management