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Ranch and Farm Succession Planning

October 26, 2017 @ 8:00 am - June 14, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

| $200

8 Month Course

This 16-week program includes lectures, Q & A opportunities with experienced farm and ranch professionals experienced with ag businesses, along with individual counseling sessions to help you develop a plan that is uniquely yours.

Work with an experienced team to explore, design and develop a written plan now. Whether you are ready to begin a transition soon or have a 3, 5, 10 or even 15+ year window, get expert help creating a blueprint. Classes are presented with you in mind through virtual and classroom options.


  • Financial and Accounting ToolsŸ
  • Insurance Products to Consider
  • Ÿ Keys to Marketing Your Farm or Ranch
  • Ÿ Working through Family Dynamics
  • Ÿ Develop a Timeline with a Critical Path
  • Ÿ Understanding Wills and Trusts
  • Ÿ Conservation Easements and Land Trusts
  • Review of Transition Options & Resources
  • Tax, Legal, Business Valuation Strategies
  • Ÿ And much more!

When: One class per month on Thursdays from 10/26/2017 until 6/14/2018 from 6:30-8:30pm. Includes personal coaching each month and the 4-part workshop listed below.

4-Part Workshop

  • 11/2 – Overview of farm and ranch succession
  • 11/16 – What’s your farm or ranch really worth?
  • 11/30 – Expert panel (attorney, accountant, banker)
  • 12/14 – Transitions that work: farmer & Dr. Sherri Noxel of OSU’s Austin Family Business Program

Where: Small Business Development Center, Clackamas Community College, Harmony Community Campus, Room #H-320, 3rd Floor, 7738 SE Harmony Road,7738 SE Harmony Road, OR  97222Virtual classroom available for those who prefer to join us online.

Instructor: Diana Tourney

Cost: $200/farm or ranch

Register by contacting Kathryn Nishimoto by e-mail: <http://www.privatedaddy.com/?q=bCRXdX0PQWNxay14RBJ-2FIQ5VZ0dGSjR0cQ-3D-3D_19> or by phone: (503) 594-0738.

These programs are made possible by Clackamas Small Business Development Center, U.S. Small Business Administration, Business Oregon, Rogue Farm Corps, and Clackamas County ONEStop.


October 26 @ 8:00 am
June 14, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
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Clackamas Community College – Harmony Community Campus
7738 SE Harmony Road
7738 SE Harmony Road, OR 97222
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