Number of American Sheep Producers on the Rise
April 12, 2019
The Census of Agriculture was released Thursday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, and included an influx of sheep producers since the last census in 2012.
The current census shows 101,387 sheep producers in the United States – a rise of more than 13,000 producers since the last census. This is the first time since the 1969 Census of Agriculture that the United States has shown more than 100,000 active sheep producers.
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