In the United States, there are just over 2.2 million farms. Just in the United States! The amount of produce that comes from those farms is monumental, and if that doesn’t convince you of their importance, nothing will. With a farm or a ranch, you could provide not only for your family, but for a significant population of people in your community or even nationwide. But it takes more than a plot of land and a red barn to feed the masses.
What’s the difference between a farm and a ranch?
Contrary to popular belief, the terms “farm” and “ranch” are not interchangeable. Farming is the use of land primarily to grow produce like fruit and vegetables. Some farms may have livestock, but they are few and primarily used for things like milk and eggs. A ranch, on the other hand, focuses primarily on (more…)
19 Apr 2016