ARCHIVE: Farm Accounts in England
The material in this publication has been prepared by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs from the results of the Farm Business Survey (FBS) in England carried out by seven universities and agricultural colleges. Nearly all farms in the FBS have accounting years ending between 31st December and 30th April; on average, the accounts end in February.
A time series of the main income measures can be viewed here
Summary information for the United Kingdom also appears in Agriculture in the United Kingdom.
First edition published December 16th 2010.
Revised Table 5 “Business Output, Input Costs and Income” figures published January 12th 2011
Livestock Gross Margins and extended Income Estimates commentary published March 18th 2011
First edition published December 17th 2009.
Revised version published May 2010 incorporating: Non-agricultural income data, Livestock gross margin data, Crop gross margin data and Table 13 'Financial v Management Account'.
First edition published December 18th 2008.
Revised version published June 29th 2009 incororating: Non-agricultural income data, Table 12' Flow of Funds' derived from farm business income and Table 13 'Financial v Management Account' reconciles to farm business income.
First edition published December 20th 2007.
Revised version published March 26th 2008 incorporating non-agricultural income data.
Revised version published May 9th 2008 incorporating Costs per farm for countryside maintenance and management activities by farm type 2006/07.
First edition published December 21st 2006.
Revised version published February 28th 2007 incorporating non-agricultural income data and revised income figures in tables 1.1 to 1.4.
Further revised version published 16 March 2007 incorporating Table 12: Flow of funds statement by farm type.
Further revised version published 1 May 2007 incorporating Costs per farm for countryside maintenance and management activities by farm type 2005-06.
First edition published December 22nd 2005
Revised version published May 12th 2006 incorporating non-agricultural income data and revised data for 2004/05 in tables 7.1 to 7.10
First edition published December 21st 2004
Revised version published February 4th 2005 incorporating non-agricultural income data and revised income figures for 2002/03 in tables 1.1 to 1.4
Further revised version published May 3rd 2005, incorporating revised cash income data (based on a new definition of cash income) and revised data for non-agricultural income activities
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Page last modified: 18 March, 2011
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