Farm Women Conference, February 2013

Annie’s Project NJ offered a Farm Women Conference at three locations from 9:00am-4:00pm in February. This full day conference with networking lunch cost $25.00 for the day. Program topics included Estate Planning, Financial Management and Insurance, or Business Plan Development.

The Estate Planning track taught family communication methods, farm transfer basics, farm conservation, wills and trusts and estate taxes. The Financial Management and Insurance track taught women how to construct a financial plan, plus they learned about crop, health and life insurance, as well as learned how to understand financial goals and save money on taxes. The Business Plan Development track featured a full day of guided writing and students wrote a draft of their farm's business plan.

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In addition to the education, Annie’s Project: Farm Women Conference offered the chance to meet and learn from other farm women, network with potential customers and form connections with industry professionals.

February 20:
Cumberland County College
3322 College Drive, Vineland, NJ 08360

February 21:
Conference Center in Mercer
1200 Old Trenton Road
West Windsor, NJ 08550

February 22:
The University Center,
Drew University

36 Madison Avenue, Madison, NJ 07940


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     Funding for Annie’s Project New Jersey is funded by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture Risk Management Agency and Rutgers Cooperative Extension. Cooperating agencies include Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and County Boards of Chosen Freeholders. Rutgers Cooperative Extension, a unit of the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station, is an equal opportunity program provider and employer.
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