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The Lexicon of Sustainability

57 (The Average Age of the American Farmer)

Episode 23 | 2m 46s

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If the average age of the American farmer is 57, what happens when they retire? From Edible Schoolyards to Green Collar jobs, young people are learning how to grow their own food, eat healthy and engage with land and community. Learn about terms like “Greenhorns”, “Growing Farmers” and “Horticultural Literacy”.

Aired: 06/18/14 | Rating: NR

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