Certified organic products, by province (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture) (Nova Scotia)

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Certified organic products, by province (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture)
(Nova Scotia)
  2001 2006 2001 to 2006 2001 2006
        As a proportion of farms
reporting certified organic
products
  number % change %
N.S.          
All farms 3,923 3,795 -3.3
Farms reporting certified organic products1 23 61 165.2
Type of certified organic product:          
Hay or field crops 6 16 166.7 26.1 26.2
Fruits, vegetables or greenhouse products 20 50 150.0 87.0 82.0
Animals or animal products 10 12 20.0 43.5 19.7
Maple products 0 3 4.9
Other (herbs, etc.) 5 14 180.0 21.7 23.0

For more information on the concepts, methods and quality of the data contained in this table, consult the 2006 Census of Agriculture.