Industry Expertise

  • Accounting & Bookkeeping
  • Business Consulting
  • Business Valuations
  • Estate Planning
  • Income Averaging for Farmers
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Operations and Cash Flow
  • Prepayment of Expense Deductions
  • QuickBooks® Software Support
  • Real Estate Financing
  • Risk management of commodities consumed, produced, sold or held in inventory
  • Sale of Business
  • Succession Planning
  • Tax Planning and Compliance
    • Entity Structure Analysis
    • Sales and Use Tax
    • IRS Audit Assistance
    • Farmland Preservation Tax Credits
    • Capital Purchases
    • Estate and Gift Tax
    • Depreciation Strategies
    • Opportunities for tax minimization based on industry specific deductions and credits

Agribusiness Services

For over 87 years, Trout, Ebersole & Groff, LLP, has been providing the agricultural community with specialized accounting services. Located in the heart of Lancaster County, we understand the unique opportunities and challenges associated with the shifting economy, tax law changes, rising energy costs, major equipment purchases, risk management and mitigation, government programs, and more.

Our CPA's are dedicated to providing sophisticated accounting, tax compliance, and management advisory services for your agribusiness. We'll work with you to improve the financial controls and efficiencies of your operation. We also have the expertise, tools and strategies to help you reach your short and long-term business goals including mergers, acquisitions, estate planning, and generational transfers.

If your agribusiness business specializes in the growing, processing or marketing of food products, Trout, Ebersole & Groff, LLP offers the services you need to be successful. Please contact Karen Shenk at 717-569-2900 or .

1705 Oregon Pike
Lancaster, PA 17601
Phone: 717-569-2900
Fax: 717-569-0141
5000 Ritter Road, Suite 104
Mechanicsburg, PA 17055
Phone: 717-697-2900
Fax: 717-697-2002
Toll Free: 800-448-1384    Email: