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Ten percent of all land to be transferred in next five years

Posted by Teresa Steckler - Other

I guess this has been long in coming especially when considering the advancing age of farmers in the US, but it takes some time to actually compile the data.  What surprises me the most is that only 2.3% of that land will be sold to non-relatives!  Now according to the data provided by the USDA that will be approximately 2.139 million acres - just a drop in the bucket of the 93 million acres es...

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Guide on 'leftovers' for livestock released

The documentation is clear about the amount of food that is wasted in the US - an astronomical amount - approximately 160 billion pounds!  That is a staggering number.  I know there are several people that feed food waste to their livestock; from spent brewer's products to cereal.  I was reading the following art...

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