TITLE

What is real age of the American farmer?

AUTHOR(S)
Roberson, Roy
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;2/15/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the surveyed right age of a farmer to be considered productive in the agriculture industry. The author commented on the issue reflecting the "should-be" age of farmers in reference to their productivity. Surveys on this matter have been conducted and an age bracket had been identified. The author offers several evidence stressing his contradictions on the released statistics.
ACCESSION #
20273938

 

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