Category Archives: Farmland Transfer

USDA Census of Agriculture: Reading between the lines

After a very long wait the 2012 USDA Census of Agriculture data are starting to roll out. While the meatiest (pun intended) reports are not expected until May the preliminary data are attracting a lot of attention. And, regarding women farmers, … Continue reading

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Transferring the Farm Business to Family

Passing on the farm business should be on every farmer’s planning horizon.  While letting go of the farm you put your blood, sweat and tears into might be hard to imagine, thinking about this eventuality now can only benefit you … Continue reading

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Interactive web site helps farmers begin transition process

If you own a farm or farmland one of the most important decisions you will make is what will happen to that land when you are no longer able to farm it. Having a transition plan is important and the … Continue reading

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