Tag: family farms

Why You Need the Next Generation

The average age of the US farmer is 58, and that means lots of farms are facing the succession challenge: the successful formal transfer of management (and ownership, in many cases) from one generation to the next. While the succession process is usually not easy and takes preparation, it is definitely worth it: bringing the […]

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Bridging the Generational Gap Using Granular’s Farm Succession Software

By Lance Woodbury and Lauren Riensche Today, more than 62% of principal family farm operators in the United States are over the age of 55. And while the running joke is that farmers never retire, it’s no joke that the transition process between generations can be difficult. Fortunately, we’re in a brave new world—one where […]

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