America Needs Farmers
Day late and a dollar short. Or a couple billion dollars short.
agriculture peaked in the mid 70's corn prices tripled wheat prices doubled, then in the 80's the federal reserve tightened and young farmers started borrowing more money and held more than 60% of the nations debt. they finally gave up and the farmers were in the hardest times they have ever faced.
Monday, March 21st, 11:45pm
the entire united states
it wasn't just certain kinds of farmers, it was all farmers, young old big and small.
Farms that have been in the family for decades are gone
America is in trouble
the famous farming photo is turned to foreclosure.
farms went up for sale, day in and day out more farms would sell.