Navigating your farm’s future

Wisconsin State Farmer

Navigating your farm’s future is an estate and succession planning educational event for Wisconsin farm families.

This event will run from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at four different locations in southern Wisconsin during the month of January.

This presentation will cover important topics including Estate Planning as a Necessity, Protecting the Farm from the Nursing Home, Taxes – Gifting & Inheritance, The Farm as a Business Entity, Pre-Marital Agreements and Farm Meetings: Communication and Management Styles. Presenters will include representatives from Wilson Law Group LLC, Badgerland Financial and UW Extension. Time will also be available for individuals/farms to meet one-on-one with presenters.

Preregistration is required. Registration fee is $10 for the first person from a farm and $5 for each additional farm/family member. Lunch is provided.

Jan. 10: Waunakee: Rex’s Inn Keeper (301 N Century Ave, Waunakee) – Register by phone at 608-224-3700

Jan. 12: Barneveld: Deer Valley Lodge (401 Industrial Drive, Barneveld) – Register by phone at 608-224-3700

Jan. 17: Jefferson: Jefferson County UW Ext. (864 Collins Road, Jefferson) – Register by phone at 920-674-7295

Jan. 19: Beaver Dam: Moraine Park Tech College (700 Gould Street, Beaver Dam) Room K201 – Register by phone at 608-742-9680


AFBF economics team gives an overview of the farm economy and what the agricultural economy may look like five to ten years from now.