Total farm area, land tenure and land in crops, by province (Census of Agriculture, 1986 to 2006) (New Brunswick)
|Total number of farms||3,554||3,252||3,405||3,034||2,776|
|Total farm area|
|Area in hectares1||408,893||375,631||386,019||388,053||395,228|
|Average area in hectares per farm reporting||115||116||113||128||142|
|Total area owned|
|Area in hectares1||347,068||315,345||319,527||323,949||324,519|
|Average area in hectares per farm reporting||102||100||98||111||122|
|Total area rented or leased from others2|
|Area in hectares1||61,824||60,286||66,491||64,104||70,709|
|Average area in hectares per farm reporting||54||53||55||56||62|
|Land in crops (excluding Christmas tree area)|
|Area in hectares1||129,475||122,247||135,008||148,883||151,996|
|Average area in hectares per farm reporting||44||47||52||59||67|
|1. Conversion factor: 1 hectare equals 2.471 054 13 acres. |
2. Total area rented or leased from others includes land; leased from governments, rented or leased from others and crop-shared from others.
Source: Statistics Canada, Census of Agriculture.
Last modified: 2008-10-31.
For more information on the concepts, methods and quality of the data contained in this table, consult the 2006 Census of Agriculture.
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