Nearly 334,000 young producers operate in the U.S., according to USDA’s 2012 Census of Agriculture, the most recent federal data set. Here’s how this generation is transforming the industry.
Young Farmers, by State
Click on any state to see a breakdown of young farmers by decade. Click on the TP icons to read insights from some young farmers from around the country. (Christopher Walljasper/Farm Journal Media)