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Farm King County

Farmer Characteristics

If King County farmland is not managed and farmed, it may be diverted to other purposes. With an aging farm population, there will be a generational transition of land ownership, and we need to support new farmers in order to maintain a vibrant farm economy that brings economic, cultural, and environmental benefits to the county.

Total number of producers

Young and beginning producers (2017)

Young producer is defined as a producer 35 years of age or younger.
Principal producer is defined as the person who makes the most decisions for the farm.

Related data

Producers by Age Group (2017)

Producers by Race (2017)

Producers by Gender

Producers with Military Service