Beef Magazine 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.

Farm Progress America, December 18, 2019

Audio-Farm Progress America, December 18, 2019

Max Armstrong explores some facts about farms across America

Max Armstrong takes a closer look at USDA's recent report "America's Diverse Family Farms" and offers some perspective on farm size. He notes that given the definition of a farm, 90% of agriculture involves small farms. And family farms account 98% of agriculture and 88% of production. Max offers insight on different types of farms.

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: Dean Fikar/iStock/Getty Images Plus

Hide 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.