Publication - Statistics

Economic Report on Scottish Agriculture 2015

Published: 12 Jun 2015
ISBN:
9781785443367

Economic Report on Scottish Agriculture 2015 presenting an overall picture of Scottish agriculture using data from the various agricultural surveys that RESAS manage.

Economic Report on Scottish Agriculture 2015
Table C7 Number of holdings by size group and farm type, June 2014 holdings

Table C7 Number of holdings by size group and farm type, June 2014 holdings

Size group Hectares

Farm type

Specialist cereals

General cropping

Specialist horticulture & permanent crops

Specialist pigs

Specialist poultry

Specialist dairy

LFA cattle & sheep

Non-LFA cattle & sheep

Mixed holdings

General cropping; forage

Unclassified

Total

Under 10

417

215

469

224

804

15

4,579

1,126

3,439

15,090

939

27,317

10-<20

249

36

35

9

50

5

1,726

261

357

2,244

121

5,093

20-<50

577

122

38

16

28

56

2,098

355

375

2,219

119

6,003

50-<100

604

214

22

18

22

281

1,829

288

443

1,224

81

5,026

100-<200

539

287

28

12

15

367

1,658

194

487

710

44

4,341

200 & over

308

190

25

18

10

162

2,437

63

397

823

64

4,497

Total

2,694

1,064

617

297

929

886

14,327

2,287

5,498

22,310

1,368

52,277

Note: Since the 2014 publication, ERSA has used a new farm typology. Comparisons with previous years should be made with caution. Further details are available at: www.gov.scot/Publications/2013/06/5219/12


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