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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
Farmers

619

Number of
Female Farmers

348

Average Farm Size

56 Acres

Farm Ownership

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

Value of Sales:

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Acres of Farmland:

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Source: NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service)

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