WESTMINSTER, Md. — MidAtlantic Farm Credit is preparing for the final webinar on February 22 of a four-part series on farm transition planning with PA Farm Link and AgChoice Farm Credit. This webinar topic will focus on questions about legal implications around transitioning the farm with guest speaker Jody A. Leighty, Esq. of Stock & Leader Attorneys at Law.
The series will take place over January and February 2021 on the following dates:
- Introduction to Creating a Succession Plan
January 11, 2021 | 11AM – 12PM
- Analyzing your Financial Position for Creating a Succession Plan
January 25, 2021 | 11AM – 12PM
- Communicating with your Family about Transitioning the Farm
February 8, 2021 | 11AM – 12PM
- Questions about Legal Implications around Transitioning the Farm
February 22, 2021 | 11AM – 12PM
“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.”
Attendees can register for the webinar series online at mafc.com/event/webinar-
“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.
–Jenny Kreisher, MidAtlantic Farm Credit