Milk supply and dairy production by dairy factoriesFigures
Milk supply by dairy farms, production of butter, cheese, milk powder, concentrated milk and whey powder
Arable crop area 2 percent largerArticles
In 2022, the agricultural area devoted to arable crop farming has increased by 10.5 thousand hectares (2.0 percent) to 536 thousand ha.
Agricultural exports exceeded 100 billion euros in 2021Articles
Exports of agricultural goods are estimated to have reached 104.7 billion euros in 2021, setting a new record.
Less nitrogen and phosphate excretion from livestock manureArticles
In 2021, the total amount of nitrogen excreted by Dutch livestock stood at 471 million kg.
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
Less pesticide used in agricultureArticles
In 2020, Dutch farmers used 5 million kilograms of crop protection products, representing a decrease of more than 11 percent on 2016. The quantity used per hectare decreased by 13.4 percent as of 2016,...
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...
Dutch well-being high, but under increasing pressureArticles
it is becoming more difficult to maintain this level of well-being. Many elements of Dutch natural capital are showing systemic deterioration, with increasing pressure on plant and animal biodiversity,...
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.
Environmental goods and services sector, activities; national accountsFigures
Environmental activities, environmental domain, environmental services EGSS, environmental sector, recycling
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).
Government; Taxes and social contributionsFigures
Revenue collected from taxes and social contributions Types of taxes and social contributions
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
Slightly smaller pig herd, barely reduced cattle herdArticles
In 2021, the pig herd in the Netherlands was slightly reduced year-on-year to almost 11.4 million.
Production process, economic activity, regio; national accountsFigures
Output; Gross value added; Labour input Economic activity (SIC2008); Region; Periods
Agriculture; labour force by regionFigures
Agricultural census; number of persons, annual work units and corresponding number of holdings by region
The Netherlands in numbers, 2021 editionPublications
The Netherlands in numbers (2021 edition) answers 36 questions about our country by means of images and text.
Current transactions by sectors; National AccountsFigures
Current transactions and balancing items of institutional sectors Sectors, resources and uses, balancing items
CBS experiments with agricultural sensor dataArticles
Statistics Netherlands (CBS) is continuously innovating, also in the field of business data collection. We are permanently on the look-out for new data sources and alternative ways of collecting data,...
Poor potato and onion cropsArticles
Dutch potato farmers are expected to lift a total amount of 4.3 billion kilograms of potatoes in 2006. This is 5 percent less than in 2005 and the smallest crop since 1998.
Environmental Goods and Services Sector, industries; national accountsFigures
Environmental sector by economic activity and per environmental domain Environmental protection, Resource management and Economic activity
Livestock pigs, 1981- 2020Figures
Livestock pigs, number of piglets, sows and boars in April and December