PIFB in the News​​​

Strategies and Resources for Succession Planning - Recorded Webinar 

Roots of the Soil Webinar Series - National AgrAbility | Maria Marshall and Renee Wiatt

August 27, 2020

Cash Flow Problems and Resource Intermingling: Do They Affect Small Business Recovery and Resilience in the Wake of a Natural Disaster?

Purdue Agricultural Economics Report | Renee D. Wiatt, Yoon Lee, Maria I. Marshall, and Virginia S. Zuiker

October 7, 2020

PIFB Director Maria Marshall Appointed the Jim and Lois Ackerman Professor in Agricultural Economics

Purdue University News Release |  Sources: Jay Akridge, Christine Armes, April Heady, Maria Marshall, and Andrea Vacca

October 2, 2020

Traveling the Road Toward a Farm Transition

Hoard's Dairyman (Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin) | Abby Bauer, citing Maria Marshall's Podcast

June 24, 2020

Farm Transition Planning

Center for Commercial Ag Podcast | Maria Marshall

June 24, 2020

Why ALL Businesses Need Job Descriptions

Indiana Onsite Wastewater Professionals Association Newsletter, Summer Edition | Renee Wiatt

June 2020

Why ALL Businesses Need a Plan

Indiana Onsite Wastewater Professionals Association Newsletter, Spring Edition | Renee Wiatt & Maria I. Marshall

March 2020

Defining Your Dreams

Vegetable Crops Hotline, 669 | Renee Wiatt & Maria Marshall

March 2020 

Why Advisors Need to Meet EVERYONE in the Family

Indiana Nursery and Landscape Association News | Renee Wiatt

January/February 2020

Poultry to Plant-Based: Animal Farmers Are Now Working with Vegans to Get Out of the Meat Business

Forbes | Jenny Splitter

January 14, 2020

"Marshall has worked with farmers transitioning from one kind of agricultural system to another—usually conventional to organic or vice versa. What she can say, generally speaking, is that transitioning a farm will always be an expensive and challenging proposition. “There’s just a lot of startup costs and knowledge that they have to gain,” she says."

Creating a Culture of Collaboration in Family Businesses

Indiana Nursery and Landscape Association News | Renee Wiatt & Maria Marshall

January 2019

How Do Tension, Fairness, and Finances Interact in a Family Business?

Indiana Nursery and Landscape Association News | Renee Wiatt

January 2018

Bright Ideas You Can Try Right Now: Last in a Series

Farm Futures | Larry Stalcup

October 13, 2017

Improving Small Family Business Success

Purdue Agriculture | Ag Stories

May 2, 2017

PDFPurdue launches new resource for family businesses

Bridgett Hernandez, Fort Wayne Business Weekly

March 16, 2017

Introducing PIFF: The Purdue Initiative for Family Firms

Maria Marshall and Renee Wiatt, Vegetable Crops Hotline Newsletter

March 15, 2017

Maria Marshall interview on Agriculture Strategy

Maria Marshall & Andrew Junkin, Agriculture Strategy

March 6, 2017

Initiative Helps Small Businesses Succeed

Purdue Extension, Community Development

January 10, 2017

New Vision in the New Year series: Setting Goals for Success

John Owen, Dayton Tech Guide

January 9, 2017

Initiative aims to help small businesses succeed

Brad Oppenheim, WLFI

December 31, 2016

Purdue initiative aims to help family businesses

Darrin Pack, Agriculture News

December 19, 2016


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