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The Secret To Keeping Your Farm Alive

Jan 29, 2019 by Sonja Begemann
In just a couple of years, Nathan Garner will face a one-of-a-kind job interview. His father, along with three other senior farm partners, will ask him questions and decide if he will to help run Heglar Creek Farms.
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Our Incredible Vanishing Farmland

Jan 21, 2019 by Portia Stewart
John Piotti of American Farmland Trust has dedicated his career to preserving rural farms and the local economies they support in the Northeast, and now he’s taking his message to the rest of the United States.
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Keeping Afloat as Net Farm Income Sinks

Feb 09, 2018 by Betsy Jibben
USDA anticipates net farm income to decrease nearly 7 percent from 2017 to $59.5 billion, the lowest number since 2006. Net cash farm income forecast to decrease down about 5 percent to $91.9 billion.