Authors as Published

Kim Niewolny, Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist, Agricultural, Leadership and Community Education, Virginia Tech; Kevin Schmidt, Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services; Gordon E. Groover, Extension Economist, Farm Management, Department of Agricultural and Applied Economics, Virginia Tech; Maurice Smith, Agricultural and Extension Education, Virginia Tech; Donna Westfall-Rudd, Assistant Professor, Agricultural, Leadership, and Community Education, Virginia Tech

Cover, Virginia Whole Farm Planning: An Educational Program for Farm Startup and Development (Land Acquisition and Tenure)

This publication is available in a PDF format only.

The Land Acquisitions and Tenure module is designed to help beginning farmers and ranchers develop and implement their farmland tenure and transfer goals as part of the whole farm plan. Established farmers who are planning for the transfer of their farm may also find this module useful.

The module includes concepts, worksheets, and examples to help you assess your resources and preferences for successful start-up planning.

Virginia Cooperative Extension materials are available for public use, reprint, or citation without further permission, provided the use includes credit to the author and to Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, and Virginia State University.

Issued in furtherance of Cooperative Extension work, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Virginia State University, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture cooperating. Edwin J. Jones, Director, Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg; M. Ray McKinnie, Administrator, 1890 Extension Program, Virginia State University, Petersburg.

Publication Date

June 11, 2015