Frequently Asked Questions
How is Farmbrite different from other farm management software?
We're different for lots of reasons, but here are just a few:
We're extremely affordable. We believe great software should be accessible to everyone and we're truly passionate about helping farmers. Also, we don't have shareholders or investors to worry about, so we can focus on our customers 1st.
We're one of the only holistic farm management systems available today. That means you can track and manage all your operations in one place.
We're web based, which means you can access your account and data from anywhere, anytime, on any device.
We're easy to use.
We listen to our customers. We regularly release improvements and features that are driven by user comments and feedback.
Is my data secure?
Yes. Your data is always yours. We will never sell it or share it with anyone. We take your data security and privacy very seriously and use encrypted data transmission (SSL), redundant servers, and regular data backups to help keep your data safe and sound.
Here are a few ways we work to ensure your data is safe:
Farmbrite partners with DigitalOcean, a leading cloud hosting provider to host our secure environment. You can view the security and compliance standards that DigitalOcean meets here: https://www.digitalocean.com/legal/certifications/.
We utilize firewalls and secure networking practices to prevent unauthorized access to our systems
All data is encrypted in transit using SSL/HTTPS encryption
All data is stored in on redundant databases and backed up nightly
We enforce strong password/pass-phrase requirements
All passwords are one-way hashed using strong cryptography
We limit session lengths to 24 hours
We enforce account locks for too many failed login attempts
We use secure coding standards (OWASP)
We limit access to customer accounts to only authorized employees and for the support of our customers
Automated monitoring and alerting is in place on all systems
Databases are configured for automatic fail-over
We leverage external security researchers to conduct scans against our systems and promptly mitigate any reported vulnerabilities
We limit access to our systems to only authorized personnel
We utilize secure and http only cookies
We never sell or share any customer data with anyone (www.farmbrite.com/privacy)
We limit the collection of Personally Identifiable Information (PII) about our customers to the minimum needed
You can export your data from our system at any point
Can my employees record data in Farmbrite?
Depending on your plan you can collaborate with up to 10 other users. If you need more users for your account, just contact us and we can help you out.
What size or type of producers does Farmbrite support?
We made Farmbrite to be as flexible as possible so that we can help a broad range of agricultural businesses. Any agricultural venture from a hobby farm to an urban garden to a cattle rancher to a commercial producer can use Farmbrite.
Do I need to provide a credit card to try Farmbrite?
No, you can try Farmbrite for Free for 14 days. Or use our Free plan.
Can I generate financial statements for my accountant or for taxes?
Yes, when recording and categorizing transactions in Farmbrite you can generate a P&L statement that is summarized to help complete your schedule F using our Accounting Features.
Can I cancel my account anytime?
Yes, you can cancel anytime.
Can I import my records from another system or from Excel?
Yes, you can import data into Farmbrite including livestock, transactions, equipment, contacts and crops.
Where is your company based?
We are a 100% U.S. based company founded and located in Colorado. Read more about us.
How do I get help with my account or answers to my questions?
You can contact us anytime and we'll be happy to help you anyway we can.
Does Farmbrite support different languages?
Not currently. Farmbrite currently is in English only, but we plan to provide translated versions in the future.
Can I sell my products or sell CSA memberships online?
Yes, using Farmbrite's online store you can setup your own website, manage and sell any type of product, sell CSA memberships and collect payments online. Note: A Stripe Payment account is required to collect payments.
Does Farmbrite support international units of measurement?
Yes, we support standard units including Metric and US customary.
Can I be a reseller for Farmbrite?
We do not currently have a reseller program.