Blogging on bureaucracy, organizations, USDA, agriculture programs, American history, the food movement, and other interests. Often contrarian, usually optimistic, sometimes didactic, occasionally funny, rarely wrong, always a nitpicker.
Saturday, December 31, 2011
Sssh, the Secret of Farming
As it says here, for many years farmers lived on their depreciation. What that means is that as long as you have some cash flow and low debt, you can survive. That's how my father did it.