Learning Programs Offered
Farm Credit Illinois offers a variety of learning programs throughout the year to help the members grow in their knowledge and stay on top of the latest trends. Below are descriptions of some of those workshops.
Estate Planning is a two-part, hands-on workshop that focuses on tax planning and wealth preservation for farms and agribusinesses. You will learn about the foundations of an estate plan, and then do hands-on exercises to determine long-term estate and succession planning goals.
Farm Financial Analysis is an interactive workshop that breaks down the balance sheet in detail from assets and liabilities to working capital and earned net worth. Participants will get hands-on practice, complete an example balance sheet, and input sample figures provided by the instructor.
Fielding Forward is a crop insurance learning series provided each winter that equips farmers to plan for the next planting season with timely updates from industry experts and learn the latest on federal crop insurance as you consider your coverage options.