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Virginia Family Farms

Virginia Family Farms

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

Virginia Farms by the Numbers

Number of


Number of
Female Farmers


Average Farm Size

180 Acres

Farm Ownership

Family: 40,156 | 88.1%
Corporation: 2,550 | 5.59%
Partnership: 2,874 | 6.31%

Value of Sales:


Acres of Farmland:

Source: NASS (National Agricultural Statistics Service)

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