Farm and Forestland Transition Workshop

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The Moore County Cooperative Extension Center and Mount Olive College’s Lois G. Britt Agribusiness Center will conduct a farm transition conference for farmers and forest landowners to discuss strategies for transitioning land to other individuals.

Thursday January 30, 2013 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Location: N.C. Cooperative Extension – Moore County Center 707 Pinehurst Ave, Carthage NC 28327

Workshop speakers will address the following topics:

Farm Transfer Issues – How to Keep your Farm in the Family

Estate Planning Tools – Present Use Value – Transferring Forest Assets

This conference will provide landowners with information to start the conversation with family; illustrate different farm transition scenarios and impacts; and discuss successful real property, titled property and personal property transfer strategies.

Registration is required by January 17; a meal and workbooks will be provided. A registration fee of $10 for individuals and $5 for additional family members will be charged. To register: call the Richmond County Extension Office at (910) 997-8255 or register on-line.