Wisconsin Potato and Vegetable Growers Association

WPVGA Business Seminar

Monday, March 26 | 8:30 am @ Holiday Inn, Stevens Point

The WPVGA is offering members a free Business Seminar on Monday, March 26 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Stevens Point.  This seminar will include presentations on “Worker Recruitment Resources for Farm Organizations,” “Dept. of Labor Compliance Issues for Farms,” “Tax Issues Impacting Farmers,” “Succession and Exit Planning for Ag Business Owners,” and “Workplace Safety/Preparing for an Active Shooter Situation.”  There will be ample time for questions and answers following each presentation.  Refreshments and lunch will also be provided.  Please RSVP to the WPVGA office (715-623-7683; or email: wpvga@wisconsinpotatoes.com) by March 19 if you plan to attend.

The WPVGA is currently requesting sponsorships for this Seminar.  Signage and recognition will be provided for all sponsors.  Contact the WPVGA office if you’d like to help sponsor the WPVGA Business Seminar.


WPVGA Business Seminar Agenda
March 26, 2018
Holiday Inn, Stevens Point

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 am: Coffee and Rolls

9:00 am – 10:00 am: Worker Recruitment Resources for Farm Organizations – Rosa Ortega and Angelica Vazquez, WI Department of Workforce Development

10:00 am – 12:00 pm: Department of Labor Compliance Issues for Farms – Corey Walton, Community Outreach & Resource Planning Specialist, US Dept. of Labor, Wage & Hour Division

12:00 pm – 12:30 pm: Lunch Buffet

12:30 – 1:30 pm: Tax Issues Impacting Farmers – Dan Ehr, CPA, Senior Tax Manager, Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP

1:30-1:45 pm: Break

1:45 – 3:00 pm:  Succession and Exit Planning for Ag Business Owners – Attorney Kevin Eismann, Epiphany Law, LLC

3:00 – 4:00 pm: Workplace Safety/Preparing for an Active Shooter Situation – Officer Nate Zirngible, Antigo Police Department

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Holiday Inn, Stevens Point

Holiday Inn Stevens Point - Convention Ctr, Amber Avenue, Stevens Point, WI, USA