80 Things You Need to Know about Agriculture: Week 17

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#37
Agriculture not only supports the national economy, but local job growth and development as well. In the High Plains region, it was reported that crop production accounted for 15 percent of the area’s economy.

#38
As many farmers in the U.S. reach retirement age and the population continues to grow, opportunities for young people to pursue careers in agriculture have never been more abundant or needed.

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