Farming for the Future Conference 2017


CSIF's popular Farming for the Future Conference was held January 19, 2017. The event featured a dynamic line-up of speakers who offered insight for new and beginning livestock farmers on risk management strategies, the financial programs available to them, developing a business plan, record keeping and tips for setting up your farm business.

Click the links below to see conference presentations.

Managing Margins in 2017

Alejandro Plastina, Iowa State University

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Risk Management Strategies

Tim Meyer, Producers Livestock Credit Corporation

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Entity Selection: Business and Tax Planning Considerations

Don Timmins, CPA, Timmins, Jacobsen & Strawhacker, LLP

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Do I Need A Business Plan?

Jim Venner, Ag Visions Enterprises, LLC

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The Basics of Farm Recordkeeping

Morgan Waldeier, CPA, Timmins, Jacobson & Strawhacker, LLP

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Financing Your Growing Operation

Carl Horne, Farm Credit Services of America

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