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RE-BROADCAST - IF 58: "Tough Questions on Farm Transition" w/Brent VanParys & Elaine Froese

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Episode 58: "Tough Questions on Farm Transition" w/Brent VanParys & Elaine Froese

In this week’s episode, we are re-broadcasting a special show in which Tracy sits down with both Brent VanParys and Elaine Froese to discuss the tough questions on Farm Transitions. 

In this episode, Tracy asks Brent and Elaine some of the toughest questions on farm transition:
  • Who gets the Farm?
  • What are farm participation policies?
  • Are you actually qualified to takeover the family farm?
Join us on this week's re-broadcast, as experts Brent and Elaine discuss these loaded questions and so much more.

Together, they share some honest insights and helpful tips to start or continue your transition planning conversation.

If transition planning is already in the works for your farm business, or if it's on your horizon, you do not want to miss this episode!


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* Disclaimer - As always, this information is not intended to provide business or medical advice. To ensure that your own circumstances have been properly considered and that action is taken based on the latest information available, you should obtain professional advice from qualified business or medical professionals before acting on any of the information in this post.

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 Show Guests

Brent VanParys
Partner and Facilitator BDO Business Transition Services

Brent facilitates business-planning engagements with owners and management teams in a variety of industries including manufacturing, transportation, and agriculture. His collaborative method combines the expertise of management with his business knowledge to produce a clear, actionable plan to help drive the business.

An accomplished speaker, Brent presents on topics of interest to private businesses at workshops and conferences. Brent is also an experienced moderator and he has presided over candidate debates at the federal, provincial, and municipal levels. He is currently Chair of the Woodstock General Hospital Board of Trust and frequently uses his skills and experience to serve his community.

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Elaine Froese
Professional Speaker, Author and Farm Family Coach

Elaine Froese is a farmer and has a background in conflict resolution and communication. She uses her knowledge to help fellow growers and ranchers face make-or-break issues head-on -- so they can focus on the business of farming.

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The Impact Farming Show

Welcome to Impact Farming, Farm Marketer's video and audio show dedicated to helping Canadian farmers excel in the business of farming. Our goal with this show is to introduce our audience to the people and ideas that are going to make an IMPACT on their farming operation. 

Show Host - Tracy Brunet
CEO of Farm Marketer 

Tracy and her husband are cattle ranchers in South East, Manitoba. As host of the show, primary producer and agvocate, Tracy is passionate about helping farmers succeed in the business of farming. 

In each episode, Tracy chats with today's most successful farm advisors and industry leaders to bring our audience the best and most important ideas. 

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