October 15, 2015
Who Owns U.S. Farmland, and How Will It Change?
Recently released findings from the USDA’s Tenure, Ownership, and Transition of Agricultural Land (TOTAL) survey describe who owns the 911 million acres of farmland in the U.S. (excluding Alaska and Hawaii) and how they are managing that land. Read the National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition’s analysis about this land and the two million landowners who manage or rent it. You can also access the full report and USDA data sets.