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Daily Messenger newspaper features Pachamama Farm

Last week the Daily Messenger of Canandaigua featured us in an article about young farmers and the aging generation of farmers nationwide. We live in a state that has seen a 14 percent growth of farmers under the age of 35, yet the national growth of young farmers is still only at 1 percent. While we feel we have a blossoming community of young farmers in the area surrounding Monroe and Ontario counties, many regions nationwide do not have such fortune. The article briefly describes this trend, while featuring us and our neighbor Denis Lepel of Lakestone Family Farm. Read it here!