Reset Your Mindset for the 2013 Growing Season

by Water Street Solutions October 16, 2012

dHeffta64Sometimes it's hard to let go of misfortune...but in business, it's important to do that in order to be ready for the next season.  Dean Heffta, Senior Director of Development at Water Street Solutions talks with Dewey Nelson from KRVN about getting past this growing season.  Reset Your Mindset for 2013 - Heffta AUDIO

For the text of the interview, click here: Reset Your Mindset for 2013

Reset Your Mindset for 2013

by Heather Lauf October 15, 2012

FarmFuturesLogoNEW (2)Harvest is almost done in many areas for the 2012 crop. How much time do we need to move on in our farming business and prepare for next year? Darren Frye, President and CEO of Water Street Solutions, talks about how to get your mind ready for 2013 in his Finance First post this week on www.farmfutures.com. Read the article HERE.

Invest in Yourself to Improve Your Farm

by Water Street Solutions October 15, 2012

Ag Edge 2013 Logo_FinalWe're partnering with Farm Progress Companies to present a series of unique meetings to help you be better at business.  You started farming because you love the farm.  You'll continue to prosper as long as you keep wanting to be better.  Check out our flier, and sign up online.   Ag Edge Program

Consider How Crop Insurance Impacts Farm Operation

by Heather Lauf October 12, 2012

INAgrinews_2012_October_Consider how crop insurance impacts farm operationThis year, the knowledge and advice of good crop insurance agents helped many farmers make good decisions for their operations - but others may not have been so fortunate. Also, crop insurance will have a large financial impact on many farms - so what tools can you use to manage that impact on your tax situation? This month in Money Matters in Indiana AgriNews, Darren Frye, President and CEO of Water Street Solutions, asks farmers to think about how crop insurance affects their farms. INAgrinews_2012_October_Consider how crop insurance impacts farm operation

Farmer Finds Peace of Mind with Water Street Solutions

by Heather Lauf October 11, 2012

Travis Michl 3Travis Michl from Newton, Illinois works with Water Street Solutions. He talked about how working with a market advisor lets him focus his attention on other areas of his farm business:

"I feel like a huge weight has been lifted off of me. I have somebody watching my back, all day. That's what Water Street does on the marketing. On our farm, we have a team around us - and our market advisor is a very integral part of that because he watches the markets for us. There's too much involved in farming right now for us to manage everything by ourselves and do an optimal job. Our market advisor leads our marketing so I don't have to worry about that side of things. I know he's got it covered."

The Sensitive Side of Legacy Planning

by Heather Lauf October 8, 2012

FarmFuturesLogoNEW (2)As we get closer to the holiday season, what's the greatest gift you can give your family?  Your legacy.  Darren Frye, President and CEO of Water Street Solutions, takes a look at the more emotional side of legacy planning this week in his Finance First post on www.farmfutures.com.  Learn what you can do for a successful farm transfer.  Read the article HERE.

Are Your Advisors on Your Farm During Tough Times?

by Water Street Solutions October 2, 2012

dHeffta64It's good to have someone to talk to during tough times - and you should be able to rely on the people who are visiting you during the good times to still be there.  Dean Heffta, Senior Director of Development at Water Street Solutions, talks with Dewey Nelson of KRVN about the role of sought after advisors in agriculture.  Are Your Advisors on Your Farm During Tough Times Heffta AUDIO

For the text of the interview, click here: Are Your Advisors on Your Farm During Tough Times?

Groom Your Successor

by Water Street Solutions October 1, 2012

CSDblackwo-tagWEBWhen you start thinking about bringing the next generation onto your farm, it's easy to get tangled up in the legal part about wills and trusts and the inheritance tax.  You need to remember to work on the people part.  This month, Dean Heffta, Senior Director of Development at Water Street Solutions, talks about that in his PROFITS column in Corn and Soybean Digest.  Read it HERE.

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