UC’s Sumner points to methodology changes, difficulty in gathering data.
Western FarmPress / April 12, 2019
One of the really interesting changes is who reports as a farmer [. . .] In most farms I know, the principal operator is the granddad [. . .] So you may have Louise, his 39-year-old daughter, run the place, but he’s the one who’s listed. Then somebody says, ‘Look how old farmers are.’AIC Director Dan Sumner