Top Stories

Tag: census

Maine Farms Show Growth

Maine Farms Show Growth

| February 20, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The number of farms in Maine has grown in the latest federal census that showed a national decline. The U.S. Department of Agriculture 2012 census found that there were 8,174 Maine farms in 2012, an increase of half-a-percentage point from five years ago. But the 10-year trend is more dramatic, with […]

Continue Reading