Farm Progress is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Max Armstrong's Daily Updates

Farm Progress America, August 22, 2017

Max Armstrong looks at farm numbers reported by USDA.

Max Armstrong takes a deeper look at a report reviewing the number of farms in the United States - which is a farm that earned at least $1,000 in a year. That involves a lot of small farms, but there is a falling number even with that small income amount. He offers a look at some key figures from a National Agricultural Statistics Service report.

Farm Progress America is a daily look at key issues in agriculture. It is produced and presented by Max Armstrong, veteran farm broadcaster and host of This Week in Agribusiness.

Photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Hide comments
account-default-image

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish