Help for First Time Farmers

By |2014-10-02T14:30:40-06:00October 2nd, 2014|Categories: Agriculture, Featured, Jobs & Economy, Recent News|Tags: , , , , , |

Iowans wanting to get into agriculture must overcome numerous hurdles. In order to keep Iowa’s agricultural economy strong, we must ensure that first time farmers have the resources and support they need to be successful. In 2013, Iowa had 88,500 farms averaging 346 acres. According to United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) statistics, the trend is [...]