Data for agricultural land use, livestock on farms and the number of people working on agricultural holdings in June 2018.
- The number of sheep and lambs fell by 5% from the figure in 2017. A likely contributory factor in this was the “Beast from the East” in spring this year.
- The Welsh dairy herd is at its highest level in the last 15 years. In contrast the beef herd has fallen by over 20% over the same period.
Survey of agriculture and horticulture, June 2018 , file type: PDF, file size: 872 KB
Datasets and interactive tools
Key agricultural variables, 1998 to 2018 , file type: ODS, file size: 31 KB
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