There aren’t enough young farmers. Congress is looking to change that

There aren’t enough young farmers. Congress is looking to change that

This post was originally published on this site Attracting a younger generation is key to building a sustainable food system, but getting access to land is a huge barrier to entering farming, according to a new survey. (Image credit: Bobbi Wilson )

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Higher Food Prices Aren’t Making Farmers Richer

Higher Food Prices Aren’t Making Farmers Richer

This post was originally published on this siteCosts of fuel and fertilizer are soaring faster than grain markets, but government could ease the pain for growers and consumers by encouraging more agricultural innovation.

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Farmers Feel the Squeeze of Inflation

Farmers Feel the Squeeze of Inflation

This post was originally published on this siteHigher farm costs could help push up grocery bills further in 2022, analysts say, following a year in which global food prices rose to decade highs.

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Food Costs Likely To Rise as Farmers’ Expenses Shoot Up

Food Costs Likely To Rise as Farmers’ Expenses Shoot Up

This post was originally published on this site  Famine is one of the four horsemen of the apocalypse for good reason; hunger was an unwelcome companion for most of human history. The threat it poses declined in recent decades because of innovations in agriculture and increasing prosperity. But the largely...

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