Farm Facts: Farmers and Education
Long ago, many farmers couldn’t afford an advanced education due to either time or money. Things have drastically changed through the years. Most farmers now consider an advanced degree vital for agriculture, especially with the rise of technology. Take a look at some facts about a farmer’s education, and ways he or she can continue learning:
Since 1983, the number of farmers who have received a college degree has increased by more than 50 percent.