The University of Minnesota Extension has scheduled free meetings in the area on how to negotiate a fair rental agreement to benefit both farmer and land owner.

Ag Business Management Extension Educators David Bau and Gary Hachfeld will be leading the meetings and will provide worksheets and factsheets to help both parties to find a fair price.

Meetings will be in November and December.

On Thursday, Nov. 5, it will be at 9AM in the Miller Armstrong Building in Waseca.

Monday, Nov. 9, two meetings are scheduled in Rochester at UCR-Heintz Center Room HB117 at 1926 College View Road SE. The first is at 9:30AM and the second is at 1PM.

Albert Lea meeting will be at Fairlane Community Freeborn County Fairgrounds on Wednesday, Dec. 2, at 9:30AM.

The Blooming Prairie meeting will be in the City Center on Thursday, Dec. 3, at 9:30AM.

On that same date, Thursday, Dec. 3, the meeting will take place at the Steele County Community Center on the fairgrounds in Owatonna at 2PM.

Call Dave Bau at (507) 360-0664 for more information. If inclement weather, call (800) 232-9077, the Farm Information Line.

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