NASS Director Talks Census of Agriculture Numbers

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usda-logousda-ag-counts-logoThe just-released 2012 Census of Agriculture shows fewer U.S. farms and farm acres – record sales and expenses – and an older, more diverse farm population. According to the census – 3.2-million farmers operated just over 2-million farms on some 915-million acres – all down from the 2007 census. National Agricultural Statistics Service’s Statistics Division Director Hubert Hamer has more information.

NASS Director Talks Census of Agriculture

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