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Agriculture and rural development

Agricultural and farm economics

Analyses and briefs on the economy of farms and rural areas based on the farm accountancy data network (FADN).

Overview

Fertiliser input estimates in farms (7/2021)

EU farm economics overview – based on 2018 FADN data (07/2021) – updated data

EU farm economics overview – based on 2015 (and 2016) FADN data (10/2018)

EU farms and farmers in 2013: an update (11/2015)

Structure and dynamics of EU farms: changes, trends and policy relevance (10/2013)

How many people work in agriculture in the European Union? (7/2013)

Structural development in EU agriculture (9/2011)

What is a small farm? (7/2011)

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Rural areas

Let's talk about rural development money! (10/2013)

Women in EU agriculture and rural areas: hard work, low profile (6/2012)

Rural areas and the Europe 2020 strategy: employment (11/2011)

Rural areas and the Europe 2020 strategy: education (10/2011)

Poverty in rural areas of the EU (5/2011)

Organics

Organic versus conventional farming, which performs better financially? (11/2013)

Young farmers

Young farmers in the EU – structural and economic characteristics (10/2017)

Generational renewal in EU agriculture: statistical background (6/2012)

Dairy sector

EU dairy farms report (based on 2018 FADN data) (3/2021) – Annex

EU milk margin estimate up to 2020 (11/2020)

EU milk margin estimate up to 2018 (12/2018)

EU dairy farms report (based on 2016 FADN data) (11/2018)

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Beef sector

Farm economy overview: beef sector (based on 2013 FADN data) (8/2016)

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Cereals sector

EU cereal farms report (based on 2017 FADN data) (12/2019)

EU cereal farms report (based on 2017 FADN data) – Income and margins tables (12/2019)

EU cereal farms overview – 2017

EU cereal farms report (based on 2013 FADN data) (6/2016)

Farm economy overview: cereal sector based on 2013 FADN data (7/2016)

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