What is Managing for Today and Tomorrow: Farm Transition Planning?
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Women in Ag program is holding Managing for Today and Tomorrow: Farm Transition Planning, a five session course beginning Thursday, March 7, 2019 in Elkader, Iowa and continuing March 14, March 21, March 28 and April 4. Classes are from 9:00 a.m. to Noon with a light meal served at Noon. The classes will be held at the Keyston AEA, 1400 N. 2nd St., Elkader, Iowa. Cost is $75.
The decisions made during business, estate, retirement and succession planning are combined to form a farm transition plan. Planning ensures the farm can continue to the next generation as a productive agricultural business. This course is taught in the tradition of Annie’s Project and incorporates a comfortable and supportive learning environment. Course participants of all ages and experience levels will be empowered to confidently set goals, nurture effective family or non-family conversations, and define the farm legacy.