Mapping your farm can be a great way to visualize where risks exist. A map can be drawn by hand, on the computer, or pulled from Google Maps. It can be zoomed out of the entire property or zoomed in to a specific area of your farm, like your packhouse or wash station. Consider:

Below are a few examples of farm maps.


Creating a Field Map Using Google Maps


Map from Young Farmers Guidebook:

Packhouse map from One Straw Farm:


Water system map from MSU Extension:


University of Florida farm map and key: