University of Wisconsin Madison Division of Extension to Offer "Shifting Gears"

Three-day program designed for farmers moving into the retirement phase and looking for a change of pace, responsibility, or market


February 14, 2019

“Shifting Gears” is a three-day program looking at where farmers are now, where they want to be, and how they get to where they want to be. The first day focuses on family living costs, current balance sheets, and risk tolerance. The second day will look at visioning, goals, estate planning, and tax considerations as farmers shift gears. The final day of the program will focus on marketing their skills in the job market, evaluating potential farm markets and enterprises, and will feature a panel discussion on niche/value added farming.

There are two locations throughout the state tha...

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