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North Dakota: 8 Farm/Ranch Legacy Planning Workshops Set, Nov. – Jan.

North Dakota: 8 Farm/Ranch Legacy Planning Workshops Set, Nov. – Jan.

👤By Ellen Crawford, North Dakota State University 🕔Oct 11, 2017

After many good years in agriculture, some retirement-age farmers and ranchers may be thinking that now is a good time to exit the industry while letting the next generation shoulder the brunt of uncertainty in today’s agricultural environment. “Preparing the

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Kansas: Regional Farm Succession Planning Seminar, Lincoln, Aug. 22

Kansas: Regional Farm Succession Planning Seminar, Lincoln, Aug. 22

👤By Sandra Wick and Nora Rhoades, Kansas State University 🕔Jul 24, 2017

The day sons or daughters announce they’d like to take over the family farm or ranch can be a proud one, but it can also be very stressful with communication challenges, legal pitfalls and differing expectations. To ensure the successful

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Farm Business: Share Facts, Not Assumptions – DTN

Farm Business: Share Facts, Not Assumptions – DTN

👤By Lance Woodbury, DTN Farm Business Adviser 🕔Apr 10, 2017

Of the many dangers that exist in the family business, untested assumptions are one of the greatest. In the absence of any real discussion, and because of intimate relationships and the level of trust expected of a family member, relatives

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Farm Succession Planning: Transferring Business Management

Farm Succession Planning: Transferring Business Management

👤By Michael Langemeier, Purdue University 🕔Apr 7, 2017

Transferring business management between generations is one of the most critical steps in transitioning the business from an older generation to a younger generation. Having said that, in numerous instances, this step is given little thought. Transitioning management cannot be

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Missouri: 4 Farm Retirement, Succession, Estate Planning Workshops in Jan., Feb.

Missouri: 4 Farm Retirement, Succession, Estate Planning Workshops in Jan., Feb.

👤By Linda Geist, University of Missouri 🕔Jan 10, 2017

University of Missouri Extension offers farm families, individuals and businesses workshops in January and February to help with succession, estate and retirement planning. “Your Farm, Your Business, Your Future” includes four workshops on Tuesdays from 6 to 9 p.m. at

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Indiana: 5 Farm Succession Planning Workshops in Jan., Feb.

Indiana: 5 Farm Succession Planning Workshops in Jan., Feb.

👤By Jessica Merzdorf, Purdue University 🕔Dec 12, 2016

The Purdue Extension Succession Planning Team is offering a workshop to introduce farmers and their families to the legal, financial and team-building aspects of transferring farm ownership. “Next Steps to Successfully Growing Future Farm Generations” will be presented by attorneys

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North Dakota: Ag Income Tax Management Program, Nov. 28

North Dakota: Ag Income Tax Management Program, Nov. 28

👤By Kelli Armbruster, North Dakota State University 🕔Nov 7, 2016

A tax management program will be offered to producers and tax preparers from 9 a.m. to noon CST on Nov. 28 at nine interactive video sites in North Dakota. The program, sponsored by the North Dakota State University Extension Service

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Texas: ‘Ties to the Land’ Workshop, Texarkana, Dec. 6

Texas: ‘Ties to the Land’ Workshop, Texarkana, Dec. 6

👤By Ryan McGeeney, University of Arkansas 🕔Nov 1, 2016

Preventing conflicts over how land passes to the next generation is the goal of the “Ties to the Land” workshop set for Dec. 6 in Texarkana, Texas. The workshop is being led by Tammy Cushing of Oregon State University, who

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Kansas: Farm Succession Planning Seminar, Jewell, Aug. 16

Kansas: Farm Succession Planning Seminar, Jewell, Aug. 16

👤From K-State Extension 🕔Jul 26, 2016

The day sons or daughters announce they’d like to take over the family farm or ranch can be a proud one, but it can also be fraught with communication challenges, legal pitfalls and differing expectations. To ensure the successful transition

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Succession Planning: 12 Steps to Keep the Family Farming

👤By Nora Rhoades, Kansas State University 🕔Jun 23, 2015

Did you know the Kansas producer’s average age is 58? This indicates there will be a major transfer of farm ownership throughout the next twenty years. Throughout the Post Rock District, we understand the value agriculture-related businesses bring to our

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