Georgeanne Artz
Department of Economics

515-294-6260
gartz@iastate.edu

Articles by this author:

Labor is a key challenge for fruit and vegetable growers looking to meet increased demand, but sharing machinery is a possible solution. A new manual from  Iowa State University Extension and Outreach and the Leopold Center for Sustainable Agriculture can help.

Iowa State University Extension will offer a workshop at Letts, Iowa, on owning, leasing and renting farm equipment, and strategies for sharing machinery and labor in farming operations.