Managing for Today and Tomorrow

The University of Maryland and Delaware Cooperative Extension will conduct Annie’s Project; Managing for Today and Tomorrow, during the winter of 2014 at four sites in Maryland and Delaware. Managing for Today and Tomorrow is a program designed to help you become involved in the journey of transitioning the farm legacy. Special focus will be placed on the woman’s role in transition planning, which is the process of creating and implementing an overall strategy to move the farm business from one generation to the next. Topics for the sessions cover Succession Planning, Estate Planning, Retirement Planning and Business Planning.

The course will be 6 sessions held at a variety of sites in Maryland and Delaware. Locations include; Chesapeake College, Wye Mills MD, Cecil County Administration Building, Elkton MD, Harford County Community College, Bel Air, MD and Carvel Research & Education Center, Georgetown DE. Classes will be held weekly starting in early 2014.

For more information and to register visit the website www.extension.umd.edu/annies-project or call 410-758-0166. Registration deadline is January 10th. Space is limited. The course fee of $60 includes all meals and materials. If you require special assistance to attend the classes please contact the site at least two weeks prior.