It is a widely recognized trend that the average age of individual farm owners in the United States is 58 years. Industry and local conversations focus on these concerns: Who will replace the most experienced farmers when they step down in the next decade or two? Are new, or younger, owners prepared for the changes ahead? Read more: bit.ly/2HcJTtZ... See MoreSee Less
This case study is the first in a series of installments in Sod Solutions publications that examines the trend of generational transfers of farms, along with the challenges, opportunities, and outcomes associated with this change.