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Delaware Family Farms

Delaware Family Farms

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

Delaware Farms by the Numbers

Number of


Number of
Female Farmers


Average Farm Size

208 Acres

Farm Ownership

Family: 1,917 | 80.04%
Corporation: 317 | 13.24%
Partnership: 161 | 6.72%

Value of Sales:


Acres of Farmland:

Source: NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service)

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