The act of farming can be for people of any age—all that matters is how you approach it. No one will contest that farming can be a difficult job. Farming can start early in the morning and keep you busy until late at night, seven days a week, if you want it to. But farming can also be whatever you make it.
Here are eight steps to take if you are interested in becoming a farmer:Research different farming careers. Talk to people who work in farming industries. Apply to an entry-level position. Educate yourself about farming. Research USDA Beginning Farmers loans and microloans. Get organized. Purchase your equipment.