Census Bureau News -- "New Trends in Farming" Live on C-SPAN's "America by the Numbers" Segment of "Washington Journal"
May 28, 2014 --
WASHINGTON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau:
In 2012, more than 57,000 U.S. farms produced renewable energy, and 22 percent of farmers had run a farm for less than 10 years. Find out more about trends in farming on May 30 at approximately 8:15-9 a.m. EDT as Hubert Hamer Jr., director of the Statistics Division of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Statistics Service, discusses key findings from the 2012 Census of Agriculture. Most Fridays, C-SPAN's "America by the Numbers" segment features information from the federal statistical system. The program highlights the trends and allows the public to call in or email their views. More information on previous C-SPAN programs is available at http://www.census.gov/newsroom/cspan/.
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