Agriculture Secretary Encourages PA Farmers to Be Counted in 2022 Agriculture Census
December 29, 2022
Last month, more than 52,000 known farmers and other agricultural producers across Pennsylvania began receiving 2022 Census of Agriculture questionnaires from the USDA. Agriculture Secretary Russell Redding urged every Pennsylvania farmer and grower, no matter their location, to take time to respond to help ensure that Pennsylvania doesn’t miss out on opportunities for policies and investments to support their needs.
Every five years, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service conducts a nationwide count of those who earn at least $1,000 per year growi...