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12:01 pm
Fri February 21, 2014

Number of Delaware Farms Declines, Value of Crops Goes Up

Credit Don Rush

DOVER, Del. (AP) - A new census of American agriculture shows that the number of farms in Delaware has declined over the past five years, while the value of crops and livestock they produce has increased.

A report released Thursday by the U.S. Department of Agriculture showed that the number of farms in Delaware declined from 2,546 in 2007 to 2,457 in 2012.

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