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Rhode Island Family Farms

Rhode Island Family Farms

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

Rhode Island Farms by the Numbers

Number of


Number of
Female Farmers


Average Farm Size

56 Acres

Farm Ownership

Family: 919 | 75.83%
Corporation: 149 | 12.29%
Partnership: 144 | 11.88%

Value of Sales:


Acres of Farmland:

Source: NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service)

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