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Connecticut Family Farms

Connecticut Family Farms

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

Connecticut Farms by the Numbers

Number of
Farmers

2,766

Number of
Female Farmers

1,651

Average Farm Size

73 Acres

Farm Ownership

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Family: 4,663 | 80.42%
Corporation: 523 | 9.02%
Partnership: 612 | 10.56%

Value of Sales:

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Acres of Farmland:

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Source: NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service)
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