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Kevin Spafford is Farm Journal’s succession planning expert for the Farm Journal Legacy Project. He hosts the nationally-televised ‘Leave a Legacy’ TV, facilitates an ongoing series of workshops for farm families across the U.S., and is the author of Legacy by Design: Succession Planning for Agribusiness Owners.
I agree wholeheartedly. We've been there.My grandfather told my Dad and Uncles to let the boys know business issues early on.They did so,but not as fast as we thought it should have been.We are third generation.