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Friday Fun Ag Fact: Acres Enrolled in Crop Insurance as Percent of Land in Farm Acres


Today’s Friday Fun Ag Fact delves into the most concentrated areas in the United States where the acres enrolled in crop insurance programs are shown as a percent of land in farms.

This information was gathered using the USDA NASS Ag Census Web Map tool that can be found here: http://www.agcensus.usda.gov/.

ProAg Friday Fun Ag Fact: Acres Enrolled in Crop Insurance Programs as Percent of Land in Farms by Acre from the 2012 Ag Census

As you can see in the map above, the most concentrated areas of acres enrolled in crop insurance programs as a percent of the land in farms acres can be found in the north central portion of the United States.

Stay tuned next week as we explore the heaviest concentrations of principal farm operators over the age of 65.

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