On the first season of CBS’ reality game show Tough As Nails, Ohio farmer Melissa Burns made a strong showing for women in agriculture.
The numbers never lie, except when they do. The last Census of Agriculture, conducted in 2012, showed us that the number of women in the industry has declined. While that’s true based on the questions that the National Agricultural Statistics Service asked, it doesn’t fully capture women’s roles on American agriculture. “Women across the board […]