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Maryland Family Farms

Maryland Family Farms

Passed down through generations, the majority of Maryland's farms are family owned and operated.

Maryland Farms by the Numbers

Number of


Number of
Female Farmers


Average Farm Size

166 Acres

Farm Ownership

Family: 10,132 | 84.17%
Corporation: 975 | 8.1%
Partnership: 931 | 7.73%

Value of Sales:


Acres of Farmland:

Source: NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service)

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