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As Baby Boomers Age, Farmers Face Challenges To Transition Or Sell Their Farm

Wisconsin Family Farmers Struggle To Pass Operations On To The Next Generation

Steve and Kristin Pfaff milk around 150 cows on their family farm in Alma Center, Wisconsin. They bought the farm from Steve’s father in 1994 and hope to pass the business on to their son Casey in the future.

But Steve Pfaff expects that farm transition won’t be the same as it was two decades ago.

“For me, it’s going to be at an older age than what it was for my dad,” he said. “It’s just the way times are.”…………..

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