Clare O’Keeffe is a 2006 Nuffield Scholar whose research topic was ‘Intergenerational farm succession planning- a global overview’. The outcome of Clares studies culminated in the founding of Succession Ireland Mediation Services.Continue reading “Intergenerational farm succession planning- a global overview”
Clare O’Keeffe is a guest speaker at Farmex 2018, Friday 12th October 2018 at The Hub, Kilkenny.
For more information visit https://farmex.ie/speakers/
Teagasc invite all farm families to their hugely popular series of ‘Transferring the Family Farm’ clinics designed to enlighten & educate you on the many details involved in creating an effective plan for succession.
- Tues 25th Sept Ballygarry House Hotel Tralee Co. Kerry
- Thur 27th Sept Great National Hotel Ballina Co Mayo
- Wed 3rd Oct The Abbey Hotel Roscommon
- Thur 4th Oct KIlleshin Hotel Portlaoise Co. Laois
Contact the local Teagasc office in the relevant county to book your place. Attendance free of charge | Pre-booking is essential
The longest day has passed for another year, though the memory of last Winter still lingers especially in farming families. The financial ramifications have focused many minds on their roles and responsibilities on the family farm and business. The lack of disposable income is evident in rural towns and on farm investment is under serious review. Dairy farms are somewhat protected by the monthly milk cheque but this is peak season which must support the dry months. Continue reading “Strapped for Cash”
Clare recently featured in the Gazette Law Society magazine with a feature entitled;
Nothing Succeeds like Succession – How would the story of ‘The Bull’ McCabe have turned out if he’d taken the time to work out a mediated family succession plan?
Clare O’Keeffe brings the drama. You can view the article by downloading the Gazette Law Society PDF here.
Clare O’Keeffe of Succession Ireland will deliver a presentation to the Masters in Agricultural Extension and Innovation class in UCD on Monday 6th November. Continue reading “Presentation to Masters in Agricultural Extension and Innovation class in UCD”
Clare O’Keeffe of Succession Ireland recently featured on Argiland, Ireland’s largest farming news portal.
Clare O’Keeffe of Succession Ireland – which is based in Mallow, Co. Cork – said a whole range of issues can arise when facilitating inheritance conversations. These can include the question of whether the farm can sustain two incomes, and accommodation of the future needs of children with special needs.
You can read the article by Caroline Allen in full on the Argiland website.