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Average size of agricultural holding in Latvia is increasing

Average size of agricultural holding in Latvia is increasing

22.09.2017.

Provisional data of the Farm Structure Survey 2016 compiled by the Central Statistical Bureau (CSB) show that, in 2016 the average size of agricultural holding constituted 43.2 ha, which is 15.5% more than in 2013 when the average land area per holding accounted for 37.4 ha. The total standard output (SO) (1) has risen by 24.5%, nevertheless the number of economically active farms has reduced by 14.5%.

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