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Michigan Family Farms

Michigan Family Farms

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

Michigan Farms by the Numbers

Number of
Farmers

25,285

Number of
Female Farmers

9,139

Average Farm Size

191 Acres

Farm Ownership

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Family: 45,174 | 88.05%
Corporation: 2,662 | 5.19%
Partnership: 3,470 | 6.76%

Value of Sales:

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Acres of Farmland:

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Source: NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service)

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