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Register for transition planning workshops

Register now for Farm and Ranch Estate and Transition Planning workshops in Sidney and Bridgeport, Nebraska.

The workshops will discuss business, family and tax issues involved in passing on the family farm or ranch, and the legal tools that are used to address issues such as how to get ready to make a plan; how to review an existing plan; how to be a good consumer of legal and estate planning services; what others have done; and how it has worked.

The program will be presented by Dave Goeller of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Joe Hawbaker, agricultural law attorney.

Dates and locations:

Feb. 24, Bridgeport, Prairie Winds Community Center

Feb. 25, Sidney, Cheyenne County Community Center

For site information, other questions or to register, call the Rural Response Hotline at 1-800-464-0258. The workshop will run from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. at each location. There is no charge and lunch will be provided. Registrations should be made two days in advance of the workshop you want to attend. Walk-ins will be accepted, but meals and materials are not guaranteed for unregistered participants.

Sponsors are the Nebraska Network for Beginning Farmers and Ranchers, the Farm and Ranch Project of Legal Aid Nebraska, the Risk Management Agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, the Nebraska Department of Agriculture’s Farm Mediation, Nebraska Extension, Platte Valley Bank and American National Bank of Sidney.

–UNL Extension

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