Demand for local and sustainably raised food is increasing. This creates opportunities for small diversified farmers, as well as landowners. Small farmers may lack the capital needed to purchase land. As a landowner, you can help provide access to land by leasing your land to such a farmer. These farmers often have diversified operations and can provide customized and management intensive stewardship of your property. Helping small farmers also benefits the local community by providing local entrepreneurial opportunities and boosting local markets.
The following video focuses on assisting new small farmers.