Young Farmers Face A Barrier Their Parents Didn't: Student Loan Debt

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NPR Education

Young Farmers Face A Barrier Their Parents Didn't: Student Loan Debt

Instructional Resource

The average age of farmers in the U.S. is nearly 60 years old. That means younger farmers are urgently needed. A third of U.S. farmland is expected to change hands by 2035.

Author
Christina Stella
Publisher
NPR