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Interactive map: How old are YOUR farmers?

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Bridgemi How old are your farmers? Michigan’s farm operators are advancing in years, raising questions about who will take over the state’s massive agriculture industry — worth $3.9 billion in 2014 — when they retire. Click on a county to see the median age […]

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Michigan’s stumbling middle class

The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Bridgemi Most Michigan middle class families are poorer than their parents, when their incomes are adjusted for inflation. The impact can be seen at Macomb Community College, which operates two food banks for its students. James Jacobs hands a guest to his Macomb Community […]

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