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KQED’s Forum: The Changing Face of Farming

KQED’s Forum: The Changing Face of Farming

| January 14, 2012 | 1 Comment

Officials say the average farmer in California is nearly 60 years old — and nearly 20 percent are older than 70. They say without an influx of younger and more ethnically diverse farmers, the state’s $37 billion industry will suffer.

KQED’s Forum discusses the graying of the agriculture industry in a broadcast from our Sacramento studios.

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