Schulz authors article for Wallaces Farmer
Associate professor Lee Schulz authored an article for Wallaces Farmer about the number of farms and amount of land used for farming in Iowa. Schulz says that "The number of farms in Iowa for 2019 was estimated at 85,300, down 700 farms from the previous year, according to the USDA Farms and Land in Farms 2019 Summary released Feb. 20. This is the smallest number of recorded farms in the history of the Iowa data measured back to 1975."
The full article is available at here.
(Released March 2020)