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Here’s How Young Farmers Looking For Land Are Getting Creative

Here’s How Young Farmers Looking For Land Are Getting Creative

| January 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Across the country, there’s a wave of interest in local food, and a new generation of young farmers wants to grow it. But many aren’t buying land. Instead, they’re renting it.

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Young Farmers Break the Bank Before They Get to the Field

Young Farmers Break the Bank Before They Get to the Field

| August 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Young farmers want to get involved with both the local food movement and more conventional forms of agriculture. But many of them are finding their options limited. Ranch and farmland across the plains is going for several thousand dollars an acre, keeping many aspiring farmers out of the market.

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