The farm transition workshop is offered on two consecutive Fridays, July 19 and 26 at the Secrest Arboretum Welcome Center located at 2122 Williams road, Wooster, near the OARDC campus. The workshop will run from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm each day. The workshop is structured to help farm families develop a transition plan for the future, discover ways to increase family communication regarding farm transition, and learn strategies to sucessfully transfer management skills and the farm's business assets to the next generation.
Thanks to support from our sponsors; Farmers State Bank, Wayne Savings Community Bank, Farmers National Bank and Farm Credit Mid-America, the registration fee for the workshop is only $25 for the first two persons from a farm business and $10 for each additional person from the same farm business when sharing a resource notebook. Registration is limited to the first 50 persons with a registration deadline of July 12th. Registration includes refreshments, lunch and a resource notebook.
An informational brochure that includes workshop instructors and agenda topics along with a registration form is available by clicking on the link below:
Contact the Wayne County Extension office at 330-264-8722 if you have questions or need more information.