Organic farmers not immune to economic slump
ST. PAUL, Minn. - A new economic report on organic farming finds Minnesota organic farmers, like conventional farmers, saw their profitability drop sharply in 2009. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture (MDA) report, Organic Farm Performance in Minnesota, shows net farm income and operating profit margins for organic farms both fell compared to 2007 and 2008 levels.
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