ERS Report Highlights Beginning Farmers in the U.S.

The USDA’s Economic Research Service has released a report profiling the beginning farmer and rancher in the United States, and the information reflects what many have considered evolving trends over the past few decades. What is a beginning...

ERS Report Highlights Beginning Farmers in the U.S.
The USDA’s Economic Research Service has released a report profiling the beginning farmer and rancher in the United States, and the information reflects what many have considered evolving trends over the past few decades. What is a beginning farm? In 2017, the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) redefined a beginning farm as “an operation where … Continue reading ERS Report Highlights Beginning Farmers in the U.S.