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Farmers Who Can’t Afford A Farm

Marc Fawcett-Atkinson, Canada’s National Observer, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter

Yuko Suda is a farmer. A farmer who can’t afford a farm. Instead, she rents her land, an increasingly common practice for new farmers across B.C. — one she worries won’t be sustainable. It’s an issue facing most young farmers in the province, and it threatens both their livelihoods and Canadians’ long-term access to food.   

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