Aquaculture in the Midwest doesn’t have a well-established track record like other forms of agriculture, so acquiring funds and insurance from traditional farm sources can be difficult. Lenders and insurers will want to see a well-developed business plan with income and cash flow statements before they consider funding/insuring an aquaculture operation. They may also want to see a best management practices plan.
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The following material can be used as a starting point for acquiring funding and insurance for your fish farm.
For spreadsheets that will assist you in projecting costs and returns click on Economics.