Have questions about a lease you're pursuing? Unsure about what information should go into an agreement, or if you should even have one? Feeling uncertain about how to communicate with a landowner?
A sound lease is a crucial, yet often overlooked element of farm business that can have significant impacts, both positive and negative, on any farm that leases land. One of California FarmLink's lease experts, Liya Schwartzman, along with farmer Chris Hay, will conduct a group discussion directed by attendee interest, covering issues such as the basics of agricultural leases; pitfalls to avoid; negotiating; unique clauses that cover rent credits for improvements to the property or situations like drought; and innovative options to consider. Bring your individual lease questions!