A workshop for farm families on estate planning and transferring farm businesses to the next generation will be hosted by American Farmland Trust, the Agricultural Stewardship Association and New York FarmNet/FarmLink on April 8 in Washington County, New York. The workshop will cover nuts and bolts considerations for farm and estate planning, communication tools for working through family and business issues, agricultural conservation options for your land including the purchase of development rights, as well as resources to help participants with the entire planning process. The featured presenter will be attorney and certified public accountant John Lavelle of Lavelle & Finn, LLP. The workshop will be held on Tuesday, April 8, at the Boneyard BBQ, in Greenwich from 10:00 to 2:00. This workshop is organized by the Hudson Valley Farmlink Network – a partnership of organizations dedicated to facilitating farm transfers and making farmland accessible to the next generation of farmers in the Hudson Valley. For more information about this workshop click here (pdf).