This week’s AgFax Weekend: Driverless Tractor; Advice for Young Farmers; U.S. Rented Land – Who Owns It? and more.
It’s a dilemma many farmers worry about: How do you protect the viability of your farm operation when one of your partners dies? Diversified grain and vegetable farmer Rick Fruth […]
Editor’s note: Now in its fifth year, DTN/The Progressive Farmer’s America’s Best Young Farmers and Ranchers recognizes the next generation of farmers and ranchers who are building successful agricultural businesses […]
Beginning and young farmers will can take crash courses in business planning, vegetable and fruit production and goat husbandry starting in October. The new training program is offered through a University of Georgia statewide partnership. […]
The average age of the Richmond County farmer is 58. When people in most professions are thinking about pensions, retirement, babysitting grandchildren and winters in Florida, farmers may not be […]
The joke used to be “I’m from the government and I’m here to help.” But in the case of Farm Service Agency’s farm loan and guarantee program, bankers at the […]
Farming was not a likely path for Nathan Vergin, a 26-year-old dairy producer in Albemarle County, Va. His father worked in information technology in Minnesota. The family owned a few […]