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Farming statistics - final crop areas, yields, livestock populations and agricultural workforce at 1 June 2016 - UK

UK results from the June surveys of agriculture and horticulture.


Farming Statistics - final crop areas, yields, livestock populations and agricultural workforce at June 2016, United Kingdom

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This publication gives the final UK results of the June Surveys of Agriculture and Horticulture run in June 2016 by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, the Scottish Government, the Welsh Government and the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs for Northern Ireland. It gives statistics on agricultural land use, crop areas, crop yields, crop production, livestock numbers and the agricultural workforce in the United Kingdom. Please note that this publication was revised on 20 December 2016 to correct the estimates for total barley yield and production. Further detail can be found within the release.

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Published 15 December 2016
Last updated 20 December 2016 + show all updates
  1. Revised attachment to correct total barley yield and production statistics.
  2. First published.