- Conversations to Strengthen Farm & Family
Balancing Professional Responsibility with Client Needs for Help with Family Relationship Issues
Many farm families fail to take succession planning actions even when information is available on the tax, business organization, and investment aspects of this process. In semi-structured interviews conducted with multi-generational members of nine small farm families in Pennsylvania, most respondents attributed a high level of importance to succession planning, but conceded that they had not done enough planning.
by Penn State Extension Farm Management Agent Roland Freund
USDA Economic Research Service: April 2005, Amber Waves - The economics of Food, Farming, Natural Resources, and Rural America
Online book (2013). Companion resource for eLearning curriculum. University Park, PA: Penn State University. Authors: John Becker, Matt Kaplan, Keith Dickinson, and Michael Jacobson.