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Minnesota has managed to hang on to its reputation as one of the nation’s top agricultural states, even amid a nationwide decline in the number of farms.
The North Star state has about 68,000 farms — the 10th-highest total in the country. We’re also the nation’s top turkey raiser and rank in the top 10 for hogs, cheese, milk goats and honey production, not to mention oats, corn, sugarbeets and soybeans.
Here’s more on agriculture in Minnesota, in four charts.
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