Nov 28, 2023
In this episode of the Farm Family Harmony Podcast, join Elaine as she speaks with Terry Betker, President and Founder of Backswath Management.
Terry shares insights on buying out farm assets, explores creative solutions for farm succession, and delves into fairness in farm family transfers. Discover alternative...
Nov 14, 2023
In this episode of the Farm Family Harmony Podcast, join Elaine as she takes you on a journey to "Discussing the Undiscussable." With engaging anecdotes and practical tools, you'll learn how to address those unresolved issues within your family farm, fostering better communication, understanding, and ultimately,...
Oct 31, 2023
In this episode of the Farm Family Harmony Podcast, Elaine brings
you a compelling discussion on the importance of farm family
meetings and the role they play in enhancing communication and
resolving conflicts within the family.
Elaine's special guest, Kalynn Spain, sheds light on the benefits of these meetings and...
Oct 17, 2023
In this episode, “The Dynamics of Conflict & its Resolutions,” Elaine introduces her guest, Crisol Gonzalez, who shares her journey from being a lawyer to embracing proactive conflict resolution practices.
Crisol emphasizes the use of “circles” as a tool to facilitate open and respectful family conversations,...
Oct 2, 2023
In this episode, titled "Culture Beats Strategy," Elaine dives into
the significance of farm team culture and the role it plays in
effective farm management. She discusses how farming beliefs, farm
team behavior, and decision-making on the farm all contribute to
cultivating a strong farm culture.
Elaine emphasizes the...