2018 UDAF Annual Report and Agricultural Statistics for Utah Available

(Salt Lake City) – Utah Department of Agriculture and Food released its 2018 Annual Report.

The online publication contains a message from Commissioner LuAnn Adams, summarizes significant divisional activities, and is capped off with Utah agriculture statistics compiled by United States Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service Division.

“This year’s annual report highlights many important advances we continue to make as a state agency,” said Commissioner Adams. “The work in these pages represents countless hours of commitment to Utah’s agriculture producers, partnerships, and industry innovation.”

The first 13 pages briefly summarize a few of the notable programs and accomplishments of UDAF this past year. Starting on page 15, the Utah Agriculture Statistics updates provides summary data about various aspects of farming and ranching in Utah, from the number of farms and farm size average, to crop and commodity-specific data.

Over the coming weeks and months, UDAF will be providing more in-depth statistics and information about individual programs of the agency.

Go here to download a copy of the report: https://ag.utah.gov/documents/2018AgriculturalStatistics.pdf