posted on July 26, 2013 at 8:09 PM
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...
posted on July 26, 2013 at 1:24 PM
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.
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...