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New Jersey Family Farms

New Jersey Family Farms

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

New Jersey Farms by the Numbers

Number of
Farmers

4,493

Number of
Female Farmers

2,176

Average Farm Size

79 Acres

Farm Ownership

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Family: 7,329 | 81.98%
Corporation: 824 | 9.22%
Partnership: 787 | 8.8%

Value of Sales:

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Acres of Farmland:

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Source: NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service)

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