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California Land Use and Ownership Portal

Agriculture plays a major role in shaping California landscapes, and land ownership characteristics are an important predictor of economic decision-making, conservation practices, and recreational use. As such, information on agricultural land use is necessary for continued improvements in agricultural efficiency and environmental protection. Although California has a robust history of collecting agricultural statistics at the county scale via County Agricultural Reports, these reports do not include the number of farmers harvesting these crops or the characteristics of the property where they are grown....