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Alabama Family Farms

Alabama Family Farms

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

Alabama Farms by the Numbers

Number of


Number of
Female Farmers


Average Farm Size

206 Acres

Farm Ownership

Family: 39,417 | 92.01%
Corporation: 1,316 | 3.07%
Partnership: 2,107 | 4.92%

Value of Sales:


Acres of Farmland:

Source: NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service)

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