National Statistics

Agriculture in the United Kingdom 2016

Annual statistics about agriculture in the United Kingdom to 2016.


Agriculture in the United Kingdom 2016

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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 25 May 2017
Last updated 17 July 2017 + show all updates
  1. To correct minor error in table 3.2, agriculture's share of GVA.
  2. Updated document to correct small errors in table 4.3, table 8.5 and table 10.5 and 10.6.
  3. added link to the dataset webpage.
  4. First published.