In this edition, we look at successful successions. We delve into the hopes, dreams and attributes of young producers. And we examine the apparent lack of youth in farming.
|The Road to succession – One destination, countless routes
Meet two farm families and learn how they’re passing the farm to the next generation.
|Young producers show their optimism
Aspirations and challenges: what young producers are saying.
|Young farmers – Tobacco grower goes green (onions, that is)
For young farmers Jason and Jacklynn Ryder, it’s a new sector, same entrepreneurial spirit.
|Your money – Even young farmers need a current will
Without a will, you’re taking a huge gamble with your assets.
|The big picture – Where are all the young farmers?
Lots of young people want to farm, but getting started isn’t easy.
|Ask an expert – Dr. John Fast – Make family farm succession a priority
Dr. John Fast, a leading authority on family businesses, gives advice on succession done right.
|Planning to succeed – The rise and fall – and rise again – of your farm business empire
Once your business matures, what happens next depends on the choices you make.
|The cutting edge – Technology: one more way to boost the allure of farming
Technology and young people seem to go hand-in-hand.
|Safety on the farm – Young farmers talk safety
Young producers learn from the experience of others.