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This study hopes to provide sound, well-documented information on what current economic and farm trends mean for the survival of the small family farm. In addition, this research addresses some of the issues at the center of the dialogue on farm structure. By so doing, this study may contribute some helpful answers to these important farm structure questions.
Center for Agricultural and Rural Development, Iowa State University
Agricultural and Resource Economics | Agricultural Economics | Agricultural Science | Agriculture | Natural Resource Economics | Natural Resources Management and Policy
Center for Agricultural and Rural Development, Iowa State University; Drabenstott, Mark R.; and Heady, Earl O., "Small family farms in American agriculture: projected incomes for North Central Iowa small farms" (1980). CARD Reports. 88.