When transitioning families are contending with both farming and non-farming children, some financial advisers say smaller financial gifts given earlier in life can alleviate some concerns.
Filling your farm team’s gaps in soft skills like communication, teamwork, etiquette and attitude can be more of a challenge than addressing wanting areas of traditional farm work.
Farm transition expert Elaine Froese on why conflict resolution is one of the most critical skills a farm business can have.
How one Alberta grain farmer fought to bring wellness and balance back into his life after a medical emergency.
How one Ontario farm family found the strength to talk about their son’s struggle with mental health.
Three experts weigh in on how the best way for the next generation to start the farm transition conversation.
Transferring the farm to the next generation can be emotionally and logistically complex for everyone involved. A transition planning expert offers advice for making it easier.
John Deere Marketing expert and Agvocate Jennifer Christie shares her best practices for speaking positively for agriculture on social media.
How the Streef family successfully navigated a complicated transition with professional advice and open communication.
How changing the farm transfer conversation from succession to transition can reframe the process in a way that works for all.