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About Agriculture Jobs in Rhode Island
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Agriculture is one of Rhode Island’s major industries, along with health services, tourism, and manufacturing.
Farmland covers about 10 percent of the smaller state’s land at over 69,000 acres.
Major commodities produced on Rhode Island’s 1,243 farms include greenhouse and nursery produce, dairy, sweet corn, and apples. Farmers also grow potatoes, mainly in the southeastern part of the state. Milk is the second most important source of income for farmers.
Aquaculture is also a major source of income in the Ocean State, which includes 60 aquaculture operations. Oysters are the No. Aquaculture 1: More than 8.2 million oysters harvested by Rhode Island ranchers are sold for food.