Farm Resource Guide for Veterans Released
October 24, 2019
With the average age of a U.S. farmer at nearly 60 years, and millions of acres expected to change hands over the next few years, many Americans are thinking about who the next generation of producers will be.
Veterans could step in to fill the need, according to a white paper released recently by the Center for Rural Affairs.
“Saluting Service: A Guide to Lending and Farm Program Resources for Veterans,” authored by Cora Fox, highlights the needs of America’s next generation of producers, which includes individuals who served their country and who are now pursuing a second career in...