Why Are Family Farms Important?
Family farms feed and sustain much of the world and offer social and economic benefits to their communities, even in an age of large corporate farms and food processors. “Agriculture would not be the same without family-owned farms,” says...
A family farm is generally understood to be a farm owned and/or operated by a
family; ... These latifundia had been of great importance economically, until the ...
Do you remember the old adage, “The family that prays together stays together”?
The same sentiment of strength and togetherness can be expressed in farming, ...
Family farms have been revered in America since the days of Thomas Jefferson.
... One of the most important intangible qualities of family farming is that such a ...
Below, I identify ten qualities of family farming. These qualities are not always
present at the same time in every situation. The most important thing to remember
Jan 15, 2014 ... Family farming is a life I know well. I grew up on a family dairy farm in Pictou
County, where my brothers continue as the sixth generation of ...
An agriculture based on family farms is emerging as a solution to address the
hunger, ... an environment that is supportive of the important role of family farmers
Apr 17, 2014 ... It will also discuss ways science centers and museums can participate and help
raise awareness of the importance of family farming throughout ...
Nov 29, 2013 ... Family farming is the most common operational farming model in Europe and
thus of great importance in the EU. The majority of the EU's 12 ...
LEM HARRIS. Importance of Family Farms. A common saying when farm policy is
under discussion is that family farmers are an endangered species. In fact they ...