Anderson’s parents, though, were more than happy to hand over the books, and now their son shares his newfound insights into estate planning, asset transfer and other financial management details.
‘‘I'm very proud he wants to come back, but I wanted it to be his decision,’’ said his father, John Anderson, 53, whose three daughters also attended Missouri but pursued other professions.
‘‘Technology is taking over agriculture just like it’s taking over the world,’’ John Anderson said. ‘‘And he’s getting it firsthand.’’
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