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Kentucky Family Farms

Kentucky Family Farms

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

Kentucky Farms by the Numbers

Number of


Number of
Female Farmers


Average Farm Size

169 Acres

Farm Ownership

Family: 70,093 | 91.49%
Corporation: 1,853 | 2.42%
Partnership: 4,666 | 6.09%

Value of Sales:


Acres of Farmland:

Source: NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service)

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