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Farm Population Still Dropping

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In North Carolina there were less people on farms and less farm land in 1953 compared to 1952. Although harvested cropland and improved pastures gained acreage, total farm land declined over 73,000 acres. Additionally, of people of all ages on North Carolina farms there was a decrease of 2.7 percent, a continuation of previous years trends.