FARMER - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) New go-to career for New England’s young: Farming <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">New go-to career for New England’s young: Farming</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JENNIFER McDERMOTT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T10:17:02.323-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 10:17AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cranston, R.I. • Farming is hip in New England. Across the region, young people are choosing crops over cubicles, new farms are popping up and the local food movement is spreading. Farmers and industry experts agree New England is bucking a trend toward larger, but fewer, farms because many of its residents want to buy their food locally and its entrepreneurs want to produce it. The region’s small size makes it easy for farmers and consumers to connect at farm markets and stands. Many of these n...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583254002014-08-22T10:17:02.323-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T10:17:02.323-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:17:02 MDT