WESTMINSTER, Md. — MidAtlantic Farm Credit recently announced a four-part webinar series in January and February on farm transition planning with PA Farm Link and AgChoice Farm Credit.
“This webinar series is so important for the future of our region’s farm families,” says Tom Truitt, CEO of MidAtlantic Farm Credit. “Attendees will learn what they need to consider for farm succession, how to communicate with their family members, and how to put their plan into action.”
The series will take place on the following dates:
• Introduction to Creating a Succession Plan
Jan. 11, 11 a.m.–noon
• Analyzing your Financial Position for Creating a Succession Plan
Jan. 25., 11 a.m.–noon
• Communicating with your Family about Transitioning the Farm
Feb. 8, 11 a.m.–noon
• Questions about Legal Implications around Transitioning the Farm
Feb. 22, 11 a.m.–noon
“A farmers’ true measure of success is how well he or she plans and carries out the transition of the family farm to the next generation of farmers,” Darlene Livingston, executive director, PA Farm Link.
Attendees can register for the webinar series online at mafc.com/event/webinar-transition-planning. Once registered, participants will receive all of the materials via email and can join or watch the replays when convenient. Anyone with questions for the presenters to answer should email them to firstname.lastname@example.org.