A “farm transition” means that the responsibility for a piece of agricultural land is changing hands.
There are several ways to interact with the Toolkit:
- Print versions of Farm Transitions Toolkit are available from the MISA office.
Cost is $10 (includes shipping & handling) for the three-hole-drilled, shrink-wrapped packet of 161 pages; you supply your own three-ring binder.
Contact to order: firstname.lastname@example.org, or 612-625-8235, or 800-909-6472.
- The downloadable PDF version is free!
Complete PDF version of Farm Transitions Toolkit (2.2 Mb)
- Also free: the set of smaller PDFs of sections of the document, available on the Land Stewardship Project website:
- Last but not least -- and free! -- the online, navigable version of the Toolkit, also on the Land Stewardship Project website:
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