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Farm Progress America, February 17, 2021

Max Armstrong looks at farm numbers and the amount of land in farms

Max Armstrong reports that the newest report from USDA on the number of farms and land in farms – likely to be over 2 million. There was a decline in farm numbers in 2020. And the land in farms is also declining too. Total land in farms came in at 897 million acres, and down more than 2 million acres from the year before. Max digs into the numbers.

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.

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