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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 C1 Number of holdings by region, subregion and farm type(1), June 2014 holdings

Table C1 Number of holdings by region, subregion and farm type(1), June 2014 holdings

 

Farm type

Specialist cereals

General cropping

Specialist horticulture & permanent crops

Specialist pigs

Specialist poultry

Specialist dairy

LFAcattle & sheep

Non-LFAcattle & sheep

Mixed holdings

General cropping; forage

Unclassified

Total

North West:          
                   

261

246

215

96

294

43

7,431

112

1,233

10,193

409

20,533

Shetland

c

c

10

c

19

c

1,121

0

110

538

10

1,818

Orkney

41

c

16

c

40

17

709

0

143

960

35

1,984

Eileanan an Iar

c

107

65

18

73

5

2,320

c

246

3,498

80

6,420

Highland

212

130

124

60

162

c

3,281

c

734

5,197

284

10,311

North East:

1,134

206

84

72

149

36

1,200

797

1,564

3,324

292

8,858

Grampian

1,134

206

84

72

149

36

1,200

797

1,564

3,324

292

8,858

South East:

1,043

579

177

63

210

60

1,318

725

1,360

3,410

288

9,233

Tayside

310

399

92

16

73

11

434

241

486

1,503

103

3,668

Fife

216

84

38

14

48

20

54

161

289

553

58

1,535

Lothian

262

51

30

14

40

18

167

133

227

521

56

1,519

Scottish Borders

255

45

17

19

49

11

663

190

358

833

71

2,511

South West:

256

33

141

66

276

747

4,378

653

1,341

5,383

379

13,653

East Central

c

c

6

9

35

26

321

c

183

640

53

1,529

Argyll & Bute

c

c

27

7

34

46

903

c

92

799

60

1,978

Clyde Valley

71

6

54

12

51

135

960

115

332

1,352

124

3,212

Ayrshire

34

16

27

6

61

212

784

159

311

1,139

78

2,827

Dumfries & Galloway

40

5

27

32

95

328

1,410

230

423

1,453

64

4,107

LFA

474

242

299

167

534

636

14,327

0

2,751

15,861

821

36,112

Non-LFA

2,220

822

318

130

395

250

0

2,287

2,747

6,449

547

16,165

Scotland

2,694

1,064

617

297

929

886

14,327

2,287

5,498

22,310

1,368

52,277

(1) 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.

c data suppressed to prevent disclosure of individual holdings.


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