Sources of household income for family farms that operate beginning and established farms, 2011

Average dollars

Bar chart with 3 groups with 3 items per group.

Group 1, Established farm.
Item 1, Farm 18119, 90.3.
Item 2, Off-farm 68172, 9.7.
Item 3, Total 86291.
Group 2, Beginning farm.
Item 1, Farm 1902, 70.6.
Item 2, Off-farm 89015, 29.4.
Item 3, Total 90918.
Group 3, All.
Item 1, Farm 14623.
Item 2, Off-farm 72665.
Item 3, Total 87289.


Note: Beginning farms are those where all operators have 10 or less years farming experience. Source: 2011 Agricultural Resource Management Survey, ERS and NASS, USDA.