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ERIC Number: EJ478226
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0271-0171
America's Aging Farmers: Who Will Take Their Place?
Gale, Fred
Rural Development Perspectives, v8 n3 p20-24 1993
Trends over the last decade show an increase in the average age of farmers and a steady decline in the number of young people entering farming. These trends will have adverse effects on rural economies and communities. It is unlikely that current government programs can reverse trends toward large corporate farms. (KS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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