Video Documentary: Aging of the American Farmer

Farmers are getting older. They’re working longer, staying on the land later and continuing to do what they’ve done for decades: heading out day after day

Bill Palladino – MLUI‘s insight:

In northern Michigan where I live we tend to have a good share of the younger farmer demographic.  Nationwide, however, the trend is clear that most farmers are aging… and eventually “aging out” of farming.  Here’s a piece from High Plains Public Radio on the impacts of aging farmers.

See on hppr.org

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