FBDI Online

Farm Business Development Initiative (FBDI)
Registered Learning Activity - Details

Get Farm Transition Unstuck...tools to move your farm forward
This is a 6 module online course.
Get Farm Transition Unstuck Course description:
This course is for inter-generational farm families who have a passion for farming, but are facing barriers to passing their farm to the next generation. This course is full of great tools to get things moving with your farm transition! We will help you to address the barriers that are holding back your farm transition. This course will help you to create an action plan, complete with simple checklists.

Course summary:
This course will help you to get your farm transition unstuck. We will help you to have increased harmony and certainty, while decreasing worry and conflict.
You'll find concrete tools and worksheets, critical checklists, insightful stories, and effective resources and tips to create an action plan for having courageous conversations about transitioning your farm.

Module 1 - Welcome to Get Farm Transition Unstuck

Module 2- Five barriers to getting unstuck (1. Anxiety and feeling overwhelmed; 2. Fear; 3. No time to talk or plan; 4. Procrastination, apathy, or lack of motivation; 5. Passivity or giving up your power)

Module 3 - Five more barriers to getting unstuck (6. Destructive patterns; 7. Lack of resources; 8. Pride and social pressure; 9. Mental illness on the farm team; 10. Lack of healthy boundaries)

Module 4 - Getting ready for courageous conversations: Building a healthy foundation for farm transition

Module 5 - Executing the meeting

Module 6 - Help to get 'er done!

BONUS: Included in this course is a free e book Farming's In-law Factor: How to have more harmony and less conflict on family farms

BONUS: We will be answering questions via www.elainefroese.com/contact. Students can post questions as they arise.
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
3 hours per module 18 hrs+
Participants will submit a one page report of the outcomes of this course that defines success for them
Seeds of Encouragement
Elaine Froese