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What to do with the farm...pass it on, sell it or hold it

posted on March 11, 2014 at 4:59 PM

What to do with the farm...pass it on, sell it or hold it
The question of what aging farmers will do with their farms is not a new question. Do you pass it on, sell it, or keep it? Grant Gerlock of Nebraska NET News and Harvest Public Media reports. Full Story

Market to Market (July 26, 2013)

posted on July 26, 2013 at 8:09 PM

Market to Market (July 26, 2013)
Full Program: Secretary Vilsack explains why an extension of current farm policy is a giant step backwards. Timely rains bring moisture to portions of the Corn Belt, but the outlook is anything but certain. Aging farmers ponder the transition to the next... Full Story

What to do with the farm...pass it on, sell it or hold it

posted on July 26, 2013 at 1:24 PM

What to do with the farm...pass it on, sell it or hold it
The question of what aging farmers will do with their farms is not a new question. Do you pass it on, sell it, or keep it? Grant Gerlock of Nebraska NET News and Harvest Public Media reports. Full Story

US Needs More Young Farmers, Ranchers

posted on April 6, 2012 at 10:52 AM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - U.S. Deputy Secretary of Agriculture Kathleen Merrigan sees an epidemic of sorts sweeping across America's farmland. It has little to do with the usual challenges, like drought, rising fuel and feed prices or crop-eating... Full Story

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