Farming on Crisis? | Episode 2: Young Farmers


Our countryside becomes desolate, but due to the economic crisis the young people are seeking ways to return back to it. What are the challenges for a young farmer today? How can agriculture revamp a country’s economy? And how could the EU Common Agricultural Policy stimulate a generational renewal in Europe’s agriculture?

I met three young producers and a market specialist to discover the opportunities but also the challenges of youth entrepreneurship in the Greek countryside.