FarmVille, an application found on the Facebook Web site, may be one way to introduce would-be farmers to a new profession.

That was one idea presented during a recent National Ag Day Breakfast at the Cornell Cooperative Extension Office in Dutchess County, N.Y.

After all, participants on the Farmville page outnumber real farmers in the state by 60:1.

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