GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

U.S. Agriculture Statistics: Market Report & Data

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"In 2019, 22% of U.S. agricultural products were exported, equivalent to $136.7 billion."

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"The U.S. agriculture sector extends beyond the farm business to include a range of farm-related industries consuming around $368.5 billion."

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"There are 2.1 million farms in the United States as of 2019."

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"The average size of U.S. farms was 444 acres in 2019."

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"As of 2017, 30% of U.S. farms are operated by women."

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"In 2019, farm cash receipts totaled $374.4 billion."

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"The U.S is the largest producer and exporter of corn in the world."

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"In 2020, 92 million acres of corn was planted in the United States."

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"In 2017, one U.S. farm fed 166 people annually both in the U.S. and abroad."

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"Farming accounts for about 1% of U.S. Gross Domestic Product."

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"California is the top U.S. state in cash farm receipts."

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"There are approximately 21.6 million full- and part-time jobs related to agriculture in the U.S."

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"The market value of all agricultural products sold in 2017 was $389 billion."

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"About 96% of U.S. farms and ranches are family-owned."

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"The U.S. agriculture industry supports more than 40 million jobs."

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"The U.S. agricultural sector has almost doubled its productivity over the past several decades."

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"The U.S. agricultural industry invested nearly $20 billion in research and development in 2014."

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"The U.S. is a leading exporter of soybeans, wheat, and cotton."

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"The U.S farm sector holds $2.65 trillion in assets as of 2020."

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"Poultry is the largest U.S. agricultural export, followed by Soybeans and Corn in 2019."

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