Succession planning workshops begin in June


St. LOUIS — The American Soybean Association, in partnership with eLegacy Connect, is announcing a series of six regional succession planning workshops this summer to help farmers in the process of farm succession.

The workshops, titled Five Keys to Effective Succession Planning, are sponsored by Farm Credit and AGCO in addition to the Illinois Soybean Association, Kentucky Soybean Association and the Ohio Soybean Association.

The following are the workshop dates, locations and registration information: June 24, Memphis, Tenn.; June 26 Paducah, Ky.; July 30, Sioux Falls, S.D.; Aug. 19, Columbus, OH; Aug. 21, Fort Wayne, Ind.; and Dec. 4 Moline, Ill.

Registration information

Farmers will be able to register online beginning May 1. Check the ASA website for more details.
The workshops will be one-day events starting at 9 a.m. and ending at 3 p.m. The exact workshop locations in each of the cities listed above are still to be determined and will be announced at a later date.

The workshops will be taught by Kevin Spafford, founder of eLegacy by Design. For more info. go to the ASA website at


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