Just as We Predicted…

posted March 9, 2009

29 Year-old Farmers are on top!  This from Zoe Bradbury:hb

Did any of you hear this today?

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=101329685

On a similar vein, this financier in Business Week recommends we all marry farmers.
http://www.businessweek.com/print/magazine/content/09_10/b4122017811535.htm

Which commodities are worth buying or holding on to?

I recently bought more of all of them. But I really think agriculture is going to be the best place to be. Agriculture’s been a horrible business for 30 years. For decades the money shufflers, the paper shufflers, have been the captains of the universe. That is now changing. The people who produce real things [will be on top]. You’re going to see stockbrokers driving taxis. The smart ones will learn to drive tractors, because they’ll be working for the farmers. It’s going to be the 29-year-old farmers who have the Lamborghinis. So you should find yourself a nice farmer and hook up with him or her, because that’s where the money’s going to be in the next couple of decades.