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Wednesday, March 02, 2016

Drop in farmland acres, increase in farm size - Texas Farm Bureau

Drop in farmland acres, increase in farm size - Texas Farm Bureau: A recent report shows a million-acre drop in farmland acres and an increase in farm size. It’s a slow-moving, but consistent trend, according to AgWeb.

The report, Farms and Land in Farms 2015 Summary, was released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

It shows the number of farms decreased by 18,000 and farm acres went down 1 million acres from 2014.