More than $1 billion worth of poultry and poultry products are expected to be exported to China in the coming year, following the dissolution of a U.S. poultry ban imposed since 2015.
Virginians will be able to feed their families a Thanksgiving meal for a little over $6 per person this year, according to an informal price survey conducted by the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation.
The average value of an acre of U.S. farmland rose $50 to $4,100 last year, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s 2019 cropland value report.
A summer picnic meal remains affordable at a cost of $5.28 per person, according to a recent American Farm Bureau survey.
Virginia farmers earned $4 billion from the sale of all agriculture products in 2017, and half of that income was generated in the state’s top 10 ag counties, according to recently released findings from the 2017 Census of Agriculture.