Agriculture; crops, livestock and land use by general farm type, regionFigures
Agricultural census; crops, livestock, land use and corresponding number of holdings by general farm type and region
Area used for horticulture under glass, grass land, gardening, arable land or orchard.
Households used more water in 2020, companies lessArticles
In 2020, mains water consumption in the Netherlands was up by more than 2.5 percent on the previous year.
Arable crop area slightly larger in 2021Articles
In 2021, the agricultural area in the Netherlands devoted to arable crops increased by 1.8 thousand (0.3 percent) to 529 thousand hectares.
Agricultural income up by 1 percent in 2021Articles
In 2021, the income of the agricultural sector is 1 percent higher than in 2020. This year’s animal output is below the level of 2020, but crop output has increased.
Climate and Energy Outlook 2021Publications
The Netherlands Climate and Energy Outlook 2021 (KEV) is a joint publication by PBL Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency, TNO Energy Transition, Statistics Netherlands (CBS), the Netherlands Enterprise...
Ecological agriculture and farming of animalsOther
Production in agriculture and horticulture without the use of fertiliser and chemical pesticides.
Gas mainly derived through active fermentation of organic material from waste water purification in manufacturing industries and fermentation of organic waste at farms
Every dwelling that forms the entire property. This includes detached houses, semi-detached houses, farms with dwellings and all terraced houses.
A collection of animals, birds, reptiles, fish, dolphins, safari park, nature park etc accessible to the public, excl. animal shelters, children's farms, deer parks or travelling show.
Lower nitrogen and phosphate output from animal manureArticles
In 2021, total nitrogen output from animal manure amounted to 474 million kg, nearly 16 million kg less than in 2020 and over 6 percent below the nitrogen oxides emission ceiling. Phosphorus output amounted...
Gross seed onion yield nearly 12 percent upArticles
In 2021, the gross yield of seed onions was 11.7 percent higher than in the previous year. The gross yield of ware potatoes declined by 10.7 percent. Sugar beet and wheat crop yields remained virtually...
To describe the structure of the Dutch agricultural sector (including data on holdings, livestock, crops, and other topics such as agricultural labour force and other gainful activities).
Live animal exports stood at 1.8 billion euros in 2020Articles
In 2020, the Netherlands exported 1.8 billion euros worth of live animals.
11 percent of energy consumption from renewable sources in 2020Articles
In 2020, renewable energy accounted for 11.1 percent of total Dutch energy consumption.
Green electricity production up by 40 percentArticles
In 2020, electricity production from renewable sources increased by 40 percent year-on-year.
Vegetables; yield and cultivated area per kind of vegetableFigures
Area and yield per vegetable Area, yield, kind of vegetable
Milk supply and dairy production by dairy factoriesFigures
Milk supply by dairy farms, production of butter, cheese, milk powder, concentrated milk and whey powder
Livestock on agricultural holdings: reference date 1 April and 1 DecemberFigures
Livestock on agricultural holdings with a Standard Ouptut >= 3000 euro, grazing livestock and housed animals at 1 April and 1 December
Water use; industry and total private householdsFigures
Tap water use, groundwater, surface water, industries, private household. Water use or abstraction by industry and type of water