Farm numbers - Farm numbers by agricultural activity, 2002, 2007, and 2012
New Zealand's Environment Reporting Series: The Ministry for the Environment and Statistics New Zealand
Farm numbers describes the number of large commercial properties (registered for goods and services tax) that farm crops and/or livestock. It is important to measure the number of large farms involved in these agricultural activities because their extent determines their impacts on soil health and water quality.
Column headings: num_farms = number of farms
This dataset relates to the "Farm numbers" measure on the Environmental Indicators, Te taiao Aotearoa website.