Ranking of states with the most land in farms
The United States had 896.6 million acres of land in farms in 2020.
Texas had the most land in farms in the United States in 2020 followed by Montana and Kansas.
Texas accounted for more than 14% of the land in farms in the United States in 2020.
A farm is "any place from which $1,000 or more of agricultural products were produced and sold, or normally would have been sold, during the year." Government payments are included in sales. Ranches, institutional farms, experimental and research farms, and Indian Reservations are included as farms. Places with the entire acreage enrolled in the Conservation Reserve Program (CRP), Wetlands Reserve Program (WRP), and other government conservation programs are counted as farms.