Lady Landowners Leaving a Legacy

Repeats every week every Friday 5 times.
Friday, February 26, 2021 - 9:00am to 11:30am
Virtual and In-person
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Amanda Bennett
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This interactive workshop series provides women landowners with the confidence, skills, and resources necessary to interact with tenants and ensure the integrity of their land is preserved for future generations. Series will include a blend of virtual webinars and in-person sessions in Troy and Urbana. Flyer for details.

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Series Agenda

Feb 26 - Building Soil Structure (in person, Troy)

  • Introductions
  • Soil Structure Discussion and Demo
  • Tillage Methods and Compaction (includes three demonstrations)
  • Soil Coverage Discussion and Demo

Mar 5 - Transition and Succession Planning (virtual)

Mar 12 - Implementing Conservation (in person, Troy)

  • Conservation Activity
  • Aquifer Demonstration
  • Watershed Maps of Participants Farms
  • Explanation of Conservation Practices
  • Wildlife Habitat Programs

Mar 19 - Leasing and Budgets (virtual)

  • Good Leasing Contracts
  • Hunting Leases
  • Overview of Commodity Budgets

Mar 26 - Value of the Land Beyond the Dollar (in person, Urbana)

  • Land Value Diagram
  • Landowner/Tenant Relationship Panel

TBD - Farm Visit