The Tennessee Master Farm Manager focuses on solid business principals to help you better manage your operation. We will focus on helping you utilize resources on your farm efficiently.
Winter 2021 Sessions
Topics and Speakers
January 21, 2021
Understanding and Creating Financial Statements
Chris Boyer, Associate Professor, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
January 28, 2021
The Cost of Borrowing
Aaron Smith, Associate Professor and Extension Crops Marketing Specialist
February 4, 2021
Tax Planning: What the Producer Needs to Know
Alan Galloway, Area Specialist in Farm Management
Recordkeeping Helps You Manage the Farm
Lester Humpal, Area Specialist in Farm Management
February 11, 2021
Equipment Purchase Decision Process
Jon Walton, Senior Lecturer
February 18, 2021
Veiling the Farm: A look at entity formations in Tennessee, and are any of them right for me?
Craig Raysor, Raysor Legal
February 25, 2021
Farm and Management Transition Planning
Charley Martinez, Assistant Professor and Extension Farm and Financial Management Specialist
and Kevin Ferguson, Area Specialist in Farm Management and MANAGE Coordinator
March 4, 2021
Does Your Lease Agreement Protect You?
Chris Clark, Professor and Department Head
March 11, 2021
Current Agriculture Trade Issues
Andrew Muhammad, Professor
NEW class starting January 21, 2021
The course will be held over eight Thursday nights starting January 21, 2021, at 7 p.m. EST/6 p.m. CST. This webinar will be Zoom-based; an email link and instructions will be sent the day before each session for registered participants.
Register by mail
Deadline January 15, 2021
TAEP Information for Tennessee Producers
Any agricultural producer, regardless of location, may register for the Tennessee Master Farm Manager webinar series. As an additional benefit, Tennessee producers who have previously qualified for 50 percent TAEP cost share, may utilize Master Farm Manager as a recertification.