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

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Certified organic products, by province (2001 and 2006 Census of Agriculture)
(Ontario)
  2001 2006 2001 to 2006 2001 2006
        As a proportion of farms
reporting certified organic
products
  number % change %
Ont.          
All farms 59,728 57,211 -4.2
Farms reporting certified organic products1 405 593 46.4
Type of certified organic product:          
Hay or field crops 308 467 51.6 76.0 78.8
Fruits, vegetables or greenhouse products 120 174 45.0 29.6 29.3
Animals or animal products 120 172 43.3 29.6 29.0
Maple products 6 8 33.3 1.5 1.3
Other (herbs, etc.) 32 34 6.3 7.9 5.7

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