Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery

Agricultural and horticultural enterprises

Production sector 2010 2016 2017 2017
        Average age of farmers
Plant production 37 086 33 187 33 014  
Cereals production 20 927 17 493 16 304 52
Other plant production 13 092 13 360 14 397 54
Greenhouse production 1 371 878 835 53
Outdoor production 1 696 1 456 1 478 53
Livestock production 19 829 14 357 13 406  
Milk production 10 205 7 276 6 704 49
Beef production 3 080 2 931 2 935 49

Suckler cow production

and cattle fattening

1 270 572 555 50
Pig farming 1 355 689 602 48
Poultry farming 375 438 362 48

Sheep, goat and horse farming

and other grazing livestock

3 544 2 451 2 248 50
Mixed production 2 568 2 163 2 134 50
Total  59 483 49 707 48 554 53
Utilised agricultural area, ha/farm 39 46 47  

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 4.9.2018

Livestock

  1950 1990 2000 2010 2016 2017
  Thousand          
Cattle 1 782 1 360 1 057 926 909 893
Dairy cows 1 111 490 364 289 282 275
Pigs 446 1 381 1 296 1 367 1 235 1 129
Poultry . . . . 12 570 9 587 13 445 12 705
Laying hens 3 381 4 845 3 110 3 394 3 599 3 650
Broilers . . 2 993 7 918 4 616 8 272 7 734
Sheep 1 220 103 100 126 157 155

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

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Updated: 4.9.2018

Grain harvest

Grain harvest

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

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Updated: 4.9.2018

Forest statistics

Land class 2014–2016
  Mil. ha   %
Forestry land 26,2 86
Forest land 20,3 67
Poorly productive forest land 2,4 8
Unproductive land 3,2 11
Forest roads, depots, etc. 0,2 1
Other land 4,2 14
Land area, total 30,4 100
Volume of the growing stock 2014–2016
  Mil. m3   %
Pine 1 238 50
Spruce 736 30
Birch 411 17
Other deciduous trees 80 3
Growing stock, total 2 465 100

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

Table in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 5.9.2018

Increment and drain of the growing stock

Increment and drain of the growing stock

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

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Updated: 5.9.2018

Result from the private forest economy

Result from the private forest economy

* preliminary data

Source: Natural Resources Institute Finland

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Updated: 5.9.2018

 

Main topic: Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery

Last updated 5 Sep 2018