Next Generation Farmer/Rancher Land Needs Compared to Landowner Offers

Project Type: Research and Education
Funds awarded in 2016: $199,566.00
Projected End Date: 11/30/2019
Grant Recipient: Indiana University
Region: North Central
State: Indiana
Project Coordinator:
Dr. James Farmer
Indiana University
Dr. Julia Valliant
Indiana University
A 2-page report of findings of research comparing farm/ranch owner land offers to farm/ranch seeker land needs across the 12-state North Central Region. Findings illustrate the barriers and alignment between unrelated transfers, and opportunities for programmatic and policy support for land transfers to the next generations.
Fact Sheet
Julia Valliant, Indiana University
Kathy Ruhf, Land For Good
James Farmer, Indiana University
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Researchers
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.