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Maine Family Farms

Maine Family Farms

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

Maine Farms by the Numbers

Number of
Farmers

3,964

Number of
Female Farmers

2,306

Average Farm Size

178 Acres

Farm Ownership

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Family: 6,929 | 86.22%
Corporation: 582 | 7.24%
Partnership: 525 | 6.53%

Value of Sales:

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Acres of Farmland:

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Source: NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service)

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