Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery

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Agricultural and horticultural enterprises

Production sector 2010 2018 2019 2019
        Average age of farmers
Plant production 37 086 32 919 32 774  
Cereals production 20 927 15 197 14 926 53
Other plant production 13 092 15 533 15 788 55
Greenhouse production 1 371 787 714 53
Outdoor production 1 696 1 402 1 346 54
Livestock production 19 829 12 819 12 038  
Milk production 10 205 6 263 5 727 49
Beef production 3 080 2 868 2 809 49
Other cattle husbandry 1 270 516 450 50
Pig farming 1 355 577 526 . .
Poultry farming 375 435 419 . .
Sheep, goat and horse farming and other grazing livestock 3 544 2 160 2 107 51
Mixed production 2 568 1 895 2 015 50
Total  59 483 47 633 46 827 53
Utilised agricultural area, ha/farm 39 48 49  

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Data in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 27.4.2020

Livestock

  1950 1990 2000 2010 2018 2019
  Thousand          
Cattle 1 782 1 360 1 057 926 882 858
Dairy cows 1 111 490 364 289 271 262
Pigs 446 1 381 1 296 1 367 1 089 1 072
Poultry . . . . 12 570 9 587 14 140 14 360
Laying hens 3 381 4 845 3 110 3 394 3 985 3 900
Broilers . . 2 993 7 918 4 616 8 781 9 112
Sheep 1 220 103 100 126 155 145

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Data in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 28.4.2020

Crops

  1950 1990 2000 2010 2018 2019
  Mil. kg          
Wheat 296 627 538 724 495 902
Rye 215 244 108 69 42 183
Barley 176 1 720 1 985 1 340 1 336 1 682
Oats 702 1 662 1 413 810 818 1 170
Potatoes 1 273 881 785 659 600 619
Sugar beets 231 1 125 1 046 542 355 501
Broad bean . . . . . . 16 24 30

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

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Updated: 23.4.2020

Forests

Land class 2014–2018  
  Mil. ha   %
Forestry land 26,2 86
Forest land 20,3 67
Poorly productive forest land 2,5 8
Unproductive land 3,2 11
Forest roads, depots, etc. 0,2 1
Other land 4,1 14
Land area, total 30,4 100
Volume of the growing stock 2014–2018  
  Mil. m3   %
Pine 1 244 50
Spruce 740 30
Birch 411 17
Other deciduous trees 81 3
Growing stock, total 2 475 100

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

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Updated: 28.4.2020

Increment and drain of the growing stock

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Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

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Updated: 17.8.2020

Result from the private forest economy

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* preliminary data

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

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Updated: 7.5.2020

 

Main topic: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery

Last updated 17 Aug 2020