Altoona Workshop for Farmland Owners scheduled for Feb. 14

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ALTOONA, Iowa― Farmland owners and managers will learn the latest on China trade, farmland values, succession planning, legal and income tax law changes, and an overview of the agriculture year ahead at a workshop on Friday, Feb. 14, at the Polk County ISU Extension office in Altoona.
Topics include:

  • China Trade Update & Iowa Land Values, Wendong Zhang, ISU Economist
  • Leaving Farmland as a Legacy, Susan K. Voss, CPA, TDT CPAs and Advisors, P.C.
  • Ag Law and Tax Updates for Farmland Owners by Kristine Tidgren, Director ISU Center for Agricultural Law and Taxation
  • Ag Vision 2020: The Road Ahead by Steve Johnson, Farm Management Specialist, ISU Extension and Outreach

The workshop starts at 9 a.m. with doors opening at 8:30 a.m. at the Polk County ISU Extension Office located at 1625 Adventureland Drive, Suite A, in Altoona. The workshop will last until 3 p.m. with a catered lunch.
Pre-registration is required on or before Tuesday, Feb. 11, at $35 per individual or $50 per couple, payable at the door. This fee includes all training material and a catered lunch. Seating is limited so pre-register early.
Contact the Polk County Extension office at 515-957-5760 or to pre-register or to get more details.
View the flyer here. 

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