The Changing Face of Agriculture: Economics

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Farming has changed drastically in recent years and new technologies are constantly being developed to assist farmers in decreasing costs and increasing profit.  By embracing change and working together, farmers are able to stay on their farms.

Efficiency is the most important factor for successful farming today.  Cheaper feeds, reducing equipment costs, diversifying and being creative have helped farmers stay profitable as agriculture changes.

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The Changing Face of Agriculture. Prairie Public Television. K. Stenehjem (Producer) 2000

Grade Level

3 - 12

Subject Matter

Social Studies, Science

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