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Virginia Family Farms

Virginia Family Farms

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

Virginia Farms by the Numbers

Number of
Farmers

20,740

Number of
Female Farmers

7,598

Average Farm Size

181 Acres

Farm Ownership

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Family: 40,156 | 88.1%
Corporation: 2,550 | 5.59%
Partnership: 2,874 | 6.31%

Value of Sales:

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Acres of Farmland:

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Source: NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service)

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