GenNext Growers Stories

CitrusFlorida’s Future Farming Leaders Dig Up Knowledge In The Golden State
August 15, 2014
Class 3 of FFVA's Emerging Leader Development Program learn a lot from road trip to California's Salinas Valley. Read More
GenNext GrowersHow To Create A Smooth Farm Transition From One Generation To The Next
August 4, 2014
The Zittels have plans. Lots of them, in fact. This fourth-generation family farm in Western New York works together — Read More
Business PlanningHow To Secure A Farm Loan
August 1, 2014
From written plans to balance sheets, there are steps you need to take before moving forward with finances. Read More
GenNext GrowersUSDA Grants Help Veterans, Minority Farmers Get Started in Agriculture
July 30, 2014
Partnerships continue USDA efforts supporting new farmers and build greater diversity in American agriculture. Read More
BerriesMichigan Blueberry Producer, Georgian U-Pick Operator Among Those Honored As ‘Champions of Change’ For Agriculture
July 30, 2014
White House and USDA recognize 15 individuals who represent the next generation of farming and ranching. Read More
Apples & PearsFor GenNext Tree Fruit Growers, Social Media Is A Necessity
July 14, 2014
Next generation offers tips, pointers to increase traffic on your social media accounts. Read More
CitrusTap The Potential Of Online Communities
July 1, 2014
Now is the time for GenNext Growers to help their operations and join the social media conversation. Read More

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CitrusFlorida’s Future Farming Leaders Dig Up Knowledge…
August 15, 2014
Class 3 of FFVA's Emerging Leader Development Program learn a lot from road trip to California's Salinas Valley. Read More
GenNext GrowersHow To Create A Smooth Farm Transition From One Generat…
August 4, 2014
The Zittels have plans. Lots of them, in fact. This fourth-generation family farm in Western New York works together — Read More
Business PlanningHow To Secure A Farm Loan
August 1, 2014
From written plans to balance sheets, there are steps you need to take before moving forward with finances. Read More
GenNext GrowersUSDA Grants Help Veterans, Minority Farmers Get Started…
July 30, 2014
Partnerships continue USDA efforts supporting new farmers and build greater diversity in American agriculture. Read More
BerriesMichigan Blueberry Producer, Georgian U-Pick Operator A…
July 30, 2014
White House and USDA recognize 15 individuals who represent the next generation of farming and ranching. Read More
Apples & PearsFor GenNext Tree Fruit Growers, Social Media Is A Neces…
July 14, 2014
Next generation offers tips, pointers to increase traffic on your social media accounts. Read More
CitrusTap The Potential Of Online Communities
July 1, 2014
Now is the time for GenNext Growers to help their operations and join the social media conversation. Read More
CitrusNew Website Created For Beginning Farmers
June 24, 2014
Portal to provide a centralized, one-stop resource to explore the variety of USDA initiatives designed to help GenNext Growers and ranchers succeed. Read More
Business PlanningThe Most Important Ag Census Number: 257,000 Millennial…
June 5, 2014
The recent release of USDA’s Census of Agriculture shows some interesting trends in the demographic makeup of our nation’s farms and farmers. Read More
CitrusUSDA Announces Programs To Conserve Land And Help Begin…
June 5, 2014
Programs created allow producers to protect land and help new, minority, and veteran farmers get their start in agriculture. Read More
Business PlanningBuild A Better Business Plan For Your Farm
June 1, 2014
Setting goals and plotting how to reach them can help young farmers successfully navigate today’s financially troubled waters. Read More
FruitsPath To Viticulture Degree Is Paved In Washington
May 22, 2014
Greater opportunity for students, plus better educated workforce for industry, is a win-win. Read More
CitrusWanted: The Next Generation Of Ag Educators And Researc…
May 20, 2014
Now, more than ever, we must have the foresight to invest our time and money to prepare a workforce capable of addressing food security in the future. Read More
Apples & PearsRight To The Core: USApple’s Young Apple Leaders Join…
May 14, 2014
Eighteen men and women from nine states selected to participate in program. Read More
GenNext GrowersNational Potato Council Accepting 2014 Scholarship Appl…
May 1, 2014
Applications for the $10,000 scholarship will be accepted from May 1 through June 30. Read More
CitrusOpinion: Inspiring A New Generation Of Farmers Takes Te…
May 1, 2014
Florida Grower editor Frank Giles believes that in order to clear a path for more young producers, an “all hands on deck” mentality is mandatory. Read More
Business Planning5 Tips To Secure Your Farm’s Financial Future
May 1, 2014
It's never too early to start building your personal and business nest eggs. Read More
GenNext GrowersHit TV Series ‘Farm Kings’ Featuring Freedom Farms …
April 29, 2014
Great American Country network continues to highlight the ups and downs of the King family at their farm near Pittsburg, PA. Read More