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Vermont Family Farm Succession

UVM Extension Virtual TTF Workshop: The Family

The Family and Farm Transfers

As you know The Family is an integral part of your farm business. While farming with family members has its pleasures and rewards, it also at times has its challenges, especially during times of stress. Stress on the family is often heightened during times of transition, including transitioning the farm to the next generation.

See "First Things First--Getting the Farm Transfer Process Started" for some resources to use with family members. The following videos address some of the more common concerns raised by family farm members facing farm succession.

Fair vs Equal Treatment of Farm Family Heirs

Divorce and The Family Business


Additional Resources

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