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Research Brief: The Farm Has an Insatiable Appetite

Research Brief: The Farm Has an Insatiable Appetite

July 31, 2023

Beginning farmers’ stressors are multilayered, and interventions must be approached at multiple system levels. Current US policy and programming emphasize technical assistance among beginning farmers; however, these individual-level strategies neglect broader systems-level disparities. Women, LGBTQ+, and BIPOC farmer participants should be centered in USDA, Extension, and funder decision-making. Click here to view a PDF with full details.