23-06-2014 01:21 AM | USA

Small farms making big impact in US agriculture

As a teenager, Danelle Myer wanted nothing more than to leave her family’s farm in Iowa and become a big-city advertising executive.

Now, the 42-year-old juggles orders for cabbage and deals with hail damage on her patch of land.

After building a career in public relations, Myer returned three years ago to her rural roots in the US farm belt — the tiny Iowan town of Logan, less than 40 miles (60 kilometers) north of Omaha, Nebraska.
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