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Advertising – Advertising is not allowed on hosted blogs (policy here). Please do not email us and ask to advertise your product. Furthermore, this is an Ohio State University affiliated educational blog, not a platform for selling products.

Comment Moderation – All comments are moderated and will not appear until approved.  This is an Ohio State University-affiliated blog and we must work to maintain the integrity and respect of the institution.

Copyright – We have placed this work in the public domain and we disclaim all copyright to the work. We have created this work to benefit the greater good, with specific emphasis on the agriculture community. This work may be freely reproduced, distributed, transmitted, used, modified, built upon, or otherwise disseminated by anyone for any purpose, commercial or non-commercial, and in any way, including by methods that have not yet been invented or conceived.

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Guest Posts – We welcome guest posts! If you wish to guest post drop a note to I ask that guest posts are relevant to succession planning in agriculture. Please keep the post credible, research-based and objective.

Official Communication – This blog does not represent official communications from The Ohio State University or Ohio State University Extension. The views expressed herein and of guest authors do not necessarily reflect the views of The Ohio State University, Ohio State University Extension or of any other individual university employee.

We reserve the right to amend, append or otherwise modify these policies.