Crops of Alabama in the Shipping News

The number of farms in Alabama may be dwindling — the state was home to only 43, 000 farms in 2007, down from 56, 678 in 1974, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture — but agricultural products contribute $70.4 billion annually to the state’s economy and account for 22 percent of the workforce, according…

Thank you for reading!

To continue reading this article you must be registered and logged into this site. If you already have an account please login now, otherwise you can click here to register for new account. Registration is FREE.

Login       Register

The latest Alabama business news delivered to your inbox