National Statistics

Agriculture in the United Kingdom 2012

Annual statistics about agriculture in the United Kingdom to 2012.


Agriculture in the United Kingdom 2012

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This annual publication provides an overview of agriculture in the UK. It contains an extensive range of data including farm incomes, land use, livestock numbers, prices, production of key commodities (eg wheat, milk, vegetables), overseas trade, organic farming and the environment. The information is used widely by government, industry, researchers and other stakeholders to support policy monitoring and development.

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Published 30 May 2013
Last updated 25 June 2013 + show all updates
  1. Updated Table 8.6 Hen eggs following a methodological review. For further information contact Leigh Riley, e-mail:
  2. Minor updates to text and tables.
  3. Updated with minor amendments to text.
  4. First published.