FARM BUSINESS NEWS
MBAg by Adam Erwin
Adam Erwin DTN Special Correspondent
Thu Jan 17, 2013 06:53 AM CST

At the DTN summit this year, one of the most popular sessions addressed farm partnership buy/sell agreements. It surprised me how much interest this topic garnered and how much small print was involved.

For discussion purposes, by saying farm partnerships I'm not just talking about the spit-shake, even-Steven, "it all started with a 4-H project" true legal partnerships. I mean all functional unions, like family farm corporations and limited liability entities.

It seems problems usually evolve when an entity starts out with next to nothing, promise turns into prosperity, and the time comes for the next generation to plant the ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, a community of Arkansas farmers have successfully banded togethe...
  • Market News AgriClear is not an auction, but an online digital sales floor where buyers and sellers negotiate...
  • UAS Research Takes Off Key members of the House and Senate last week praised the Federal Aviation Administration for sel...
  • "Total Market Isn't Dead" Used equipment inventories are escalating.
  • Rain, Rain, Go Away Waterlogged and flooded fields in much of the Midwest are putting corn and soybean fields at risk...
  • Feds to Examine Biotech Rules In a memo to USDA, FDA and EPA, the White House stated that a review of biotech regulations was n...
  • Evolution of Farm Kid Jobs DTN Staff Reporter Russ Quinn reflects on the farm activities of his youth that his children will...
  • IARC: Possible 2,4-D Cancer Link The International Agency for Research on Cancer has classified the herbicide 2,4-D as possibly ca...
  • Ask the Vet How do I know what minerals my cows need and how much?
Related News Stories
Market Matters
Ag Interest Rate Snapshot
Minding Ag's Business
Minding Ag's Business
Minding Ag's Business
Monsanto Earnings Rise
Minding Ag's Business
Labor Pains - 1