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Netherlands

Netherlands Agriculture Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Agricultural growth 99 1996 106th out of 149
Agricultural machinery > Tractors 149,500 2003 33th out of 188
Arable and permanent cropland 944 thousand hectares 2000 107th out of 148
Arable land > Hectares 908,000 hectares 2005 51st out of 75
Cotton > Exports 0.0 2004 108th out of 109
Cotton use 21 thousand bales 2004 79th out of 109
Farm workers 225,000 2008 114th out of 194
Fertilizer > Consumption > Metric tons 336,000 metric tons 2002 42nd out of 166
Fertilizer use 450.2 kg 2000 2nd out of 138
Permanent crops 35,000 hectares 2000 127th out of 181
Pesticide use 9.4 kg 2000 3rd out of 45
Products grains, potatoes, sugar beets, fruits, vegetables; livestock 2010
Tractors 149,500 2000 31st out of 147
Value added 2.72 2000 17th out of 21
Workers per hectare 0.3 2000 99th out of 148

SOURCES: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2001; World Development Indicators database; World Resources Institute; United States Department of Agriculture; Food and Agriculture Organisation, Production Yearbook and data files.; Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, 2000; All CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 25 March 2010.; The World Bank

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