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A Review of Risk Management Programs, ongoing presentation

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This presentation is designed to review the current risk management programs. Presented by Don McGugan, Certified Agricultural Farm Advisor.


 The 7 Key Issues in Farm Succession Planning, Presented in March 2009

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Find out why the human side of farm succession planning is the first item to consider when deciding to pass on your farm whether it be to your spouse, your child or to another farmer. Also, review some of the Do's and Don'ts of Farm Succession Planning from Don McGugan, Certified Agricultural Farm Advisor.


 Planning for a Farm Transition, Presented in March 2010

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Review of several important aspects of items to consider before you embark on a farm transition or succession. Topics covered include taxation of capital gains, farm partnerships and retirement, and retirement allowances. Presented by Don McGugan, Certified Agricultural Farm Advisor.


 Planning to retire in volatile times? 

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You are invited to hear Dr. Moshe Milevsky, acclaimed presenter and Professor of Finance at York University, speak with Tina Di Vito of BMO’s Retirement Market Group. In this interview you will hear their views on how to prepare for retirement in today’s environment. Click here to listen to the interview.


 Cast Studies on the Cost of Probate and Tax, Presented in March 2011

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This seminar reviews the cost of probate and taxes for 3 farms - a sole proprietor, a partnership and a farm corporation. Presented by Don McGugan Certified Agricultural Farm Advisor


 Case Studies - dealing with the Transition of Land, Presented in March 2012

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This semianr looks at issues dealing with the Transition of Land from the perspecfive of a sole proprietor, non-farmers and farm corporations. Presented by Don McGugan, Certified Agricultural Farm Advisor.


 Case Studies on Taxation, Presented in March 2013 

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Three case studies are reivewed - a sole proprietor, a husband and wife team and a Farm Corporation - what their issues were, how they handled them and why they did what they did. Presented by Don McGugan, Certified Agricultural Farm Advisor.


Farmers Dealing with Current Financial Issues, Presented in March 2014

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Three clients situations are reviewed with the solution presented - one dealing with higher interest rates, one with a farm transition, one with dealing with lower commodity prices.    Presented by Don McGugan, Certified Agricultural Farm Advisor.

 

Combatting Lower Commodity Prices, Presented in Mrch 2015

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Originally presented in March 2015.  Reviews various ways of heding lower commodity prices and illistrates what stocks should increase in value if the price of corn falls.  Presented by Don McGugan, Certified Agricultural Farm Advisor.


Why you might be liable for US Estate Tax, Presented in March 2015

 

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Originally presented in March 2015.  Discussed what US estate tax is, how it works and why Canadians might be liable for it.  Presented by Don McGugan, Certified Agricultural Farm Advisor.


Combatting Lower Commodity Prices, Presented in March 2016

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Originally presented in March 2016.  Reviewed performance of recommendations made in March 2015 to combat low corn prices and recomendations for 2016.  Presented by Don McGugan, Certified Agricultural Farm Advisor.

 

Combatting Lower Commodity Prices, Presented in March 2017

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Originally presented in March 2017.  Reviewed performance of recommendations made in previous seminar to combat low corn prices and recomendations for 2017.  Presented by Don McGugan, Certified Agricultural Farm Advisor.



 

Combatting Lower Commodity Prices, Presented in March 2018

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Originally presented in March 2018.  Reviewed performance of recommendations made in previous seminar to combat low corn prices and recomendations for 2018.  Presented by Don McGugan, Certified Agricultural Farm Advisor.


Bitcoin and Cryto Currency, Presented in March 2018
 

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What is Bitcoin?  What is Cryto Currecny?  A presentation on what these are, their history, how Blockchain works and some real World applications for this technology.  Presented by Don McGugan.