Where is next generation of farmers? (commentary)

Where is next generation of farmers? (commentary)

ACCORDING to the U.S. agriculture census, "the fastest-growing group of farm operators is those 65 years and over."

This fact is causing much hand wringing among those of us concerned about the future of our food, fuel and fiber production.

Where is the next generation of farmers and ranchers, and how can we keep them on the farm?

While various experts discuss and explain why only 6% of principal oper

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