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Census of Agriculture: Sign Up to Be Counted

Census of Agriculture: Sign Up to Be Counted

Every five years (in years ending in 2 and 7), the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) conducts a complete count of U.S. farms and ranches, and the people who operate them. The Census of Agriculture began in 1820 when the federal government was interested in learning how many people...