Legacy Project Events
The Farm Journal Legacy Project is proud to crisscross the country this year, bringing hands-on workshops straight to farm country. The workshops are designed to help farm families take the critical first steps in starting the succession planning process for their operations.
Dec. 2-3: Kansas City, Mo.
Building on the success and popularity of Farm Journal Legacy Project workshops, Farm Journal offers families an opportunity to take their succession planning a step further. This Legacy Project Conference will span two days and will dive deep into the logistics of creating a sound succession plan and help begin answering your legal and tax questions.
2014 Legacy Conference Materials
Launched in 2010, Farm Journal Legacy Project Workshops help families begin the process of transitioning their family farm to the next generation. You will receive hands-on training from three speakers who are experts in succession planning, tax and legal issues.
Dec. 8 in Greenville, Miss.
Harlow's Casino Resort & Spa
4280 Harlow's Blvd.
Greenville, MS 38701
Featuring: Joe Kluender with Family Farm Dynamics. He is a former farmer and independent family business consultant who specializes in family farm dynamics and transition planning.
Dec. 10 in Norman, Okla.
Embassy Suites Norman-Hotel & Conference Center
2501 Conference Drive
Norman, OK 73069
Featuring: Dick Wittman with Wittman Consulting. He manages a diversified crop, cattle and timber family farm in Idaho and provides consulting services to farmers and agribusinesses.
Dec. 12 in Garden City, Kan.
Clarion Inn & Conference Center
1911 E. Kansas Ave.
Garden City, KS 67846
Featuring: Johnne Syverson with Transition Point Business Advisors. He is a financial planner and business consultant who helps families and business owners pass on their values to future generations.