Tuscarawas County to hold farm transition, estate and retirement seminar


NEW PHILADELPHIA, Ohio — Do you have a concrete plan in place to transition the family farm to the next generation? OSU Extension will offer a farm transition, estate and retirement seminar Dec. 10 in New Philadelphia.

This event is for all generations involved with the family farm. The purpose of the program is to offer tools and education to farm owners who are preparing to transition the farm to the next generation. Topics include trusts, gifting, protecting farm and personal assets, federal estate taxes, insurance options, retirement income and security, family communication and much more.

Speakers include Robert Moore, attorney with Wright Law Co.; Larry Gearhardt, OSU Extension taxation field specialist; Chris Zoller, OSU Extension educator-Tuscarawas County; and Emily Adams, OSU Extension educator-Coshocton County.


Check-in begins at 9:30 a.m. with the program scheduled from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Cost of registration is $15 per farm family and includes lunch and a resource notebook. The seminar is made possible with support from Farm Credit Mid-America and PNC Bank.

The program will be held at the Kent State University Tuscarawas Branch in the Ohio Small Business Development Center, Room ST209, 330 University Drive NE, New Philadelphia.

Registration and payment is required by Nov. 27. Registration forms are available online at www.coshocton.osu.edu. Contact Emily Adams, OSU Extension Coshocton County, for more information, at 740-622-2265, or adams.661@osu.edu, or visit www.coshocton.osu.edu.


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