Total organic farm acreage has trended up since 2000, primarily driven by cropland

Bar and line chart showing U.S. certified organic cropland, U.S. certified organic pasture and rangeland, and total U.S. certified organic farmland from 2000 to 2021.

Price premiums, along with consumer demand, have driven an expansion in U.S. organic production. As a result, total certified organic U.S. acreage increased to 4.9 million in 2021, up from 1.8 million in 2000.

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