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Land access continues to be the top challenge for young farmers in 2022, according to a survey report from the National Young Farmers Coalition, released in September 2022. As land values have skyrocketed in the last few years, and buying land in rural areas has become even more competitive, that challenge has only gotten more difficult.

There is plenty to consider before you make the big commitment to buy undeveloped land. Click “Read More” below to explore a few of the pros and cons of investing in undeveloped land. 

Check out this article by Pheasants Forever on how to make your farm wildlife friendly while still making a profit.

Thinking of getting a hunting dog? Check out this article for some tips to keep in mind when training a puppy this summer.

Controlled Burn

Fire can be a great wildlife management tool for your property. Check out this article on some of the benefits of doing a controlled burn this spring.

Tune into Life on the Land airing three episodes per week January through June 2022 on RFD-TV at 8pm EST. Every episode includes an exciting adventure living the lifestyle of a rural landowner, plus exclusive tours into private historic ranches, working farms, recreational properties and lands that very few get to see.