Workshop offers information and strategies for managing farm employees 13 Mar 12

The University of Minnesota Extension and AgStar Financial Services have joined forces to present a workshop for area ag producers.

“Employee Management Skills for Today – Planning for Success” will give attendees a greater understanding of legal and tax issues related to employment. The session will address topics like properly documenting workers, the hiring process and employee compensation.

The workshop is scheduled for March 22 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Big Steer Truck Stop, located off I-35 on MN-19. The workshop and lunch are free, but space is limited. To pre-register, call the Rice County Extension Office at 507-332-6109.