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Young Farmers: The Future of Ag

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Young Farmers: The Future of Ag

Young farmer is the new buzz word in agriculture these days. Sought after by agribusinesses for future contracts and advocacy groups for a fresh voice, young farmers have become a recognized force in the industry; a force that is getting stronger as food becomes more important and mainstream.  Often armed with a university degree, solid tech savvy and keen business sense, the upcoming generation of farmer is a far cry from Old McDonald. The future generation of farming is coming from all angles. The most common still the next generation of the family farm, some young farmers are millennials that...

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