In April 2019, 71% of directly hired farmworkers were employed on farms with 50 or fewer workers: Hired workers by number of workers on farm, 2018--2019

Number of workers on a farm July 6–14, 2018 October 7–13, 2018 January 6–12, 2019 April 7–13, 2019 July 7–13, 2019 October 6–12, 2019
1 worker 10% 9% 11% 11% 8% 9%
2 workers 10% 10% 11% 9% 7% 7%
2–6 workers 15% 15% 16% 18% 16% 16%
7–10 workers 6% 7% 8% 7% 8% 7%
11–20 workers 12% 13% 11% 11% 10% 10%
21–50 workers 13% 14% 15% 15% 14% 15%
51 or more workers 34% 32% 28% 29% 37% 36%

Note: Excludes agricultural service workers and workers in Alaska.

Source: National Agricultural Statistics Service, Agricultural Statistics Board, Farm Labor Survey report, released November 21, 2019, United States Department of Agriculture

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