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Agriculture/HPM
5:30 am
Thu April 12, 2012

For women farmland owners, a place at the (decision-making) table

You’ve probably heard that America’s farmers are getting older. Something else you may know: women tend to outlive men. So, do the math, and what do you get? More women coming into agricultural land – and some who aren’t really sure what to do with it. Conservationists say this shift is both a challenge – and an opportunity – for Iowa’s farmland.

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