Cheryl has been an editor at Successful Farming since 1979.


Trade Agreement Carries Huge U.S. Export Potential

The name of the game when it comes to agricultural exports and imports is negotiation.

It’s a tricky balancing act for multiple trade partners with competing interests. 

That’s why a loud round of applause greeted the announcement by U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman Monday that the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiation has been successfully concluded. 


3 Biggest Farm Family Business Lies

Succession and transition are even more challenging to achieve in lean economic times. With lower profit margins, the younger generation will struggle to build enough net worth to buy out the owner generation.