The objetive of this paper is to present the results of empirical research on the assessment of the significance of strategic information for decision-making in Polish farms. The survey covered 338 managers of farms from all over the country. Analysis of central tendency measures proved that the information referred in the research, significantly shape the strategic decisions of farmers. The most important information is on the financial situation of the farm and on the demand side of its business. Managers assess information on competitors’ activity and on the situation on the labor market as the least important.