Agricultural Area Used for Organic Farming

Hectares in Portugal in 2017

216.180

Agricultural Area Used for Organic Farming

Hectares (ha)

Organic Beekeeping

Hives in Mainland Portugal

  • Nº of Beehives

Organic Animal Farming

Number of cattle heads in Portugal

Technical Sheet

Name: Agricultural Area Used for Organic Farming – Hectares (ha)
Description: Total Agricultural Area Used for Organic Farming in Portugal, presented in hectares.
Periodicity: Annual
Greographic Scope: Portugal
Reference Period: 2007 – 2017
Source: DGADR: https://www.dgadr.gov.pt/sustentavel/modo-de-producao-biologico
Notes: *Excludes area in conversion

Name: Organic Beekeeping – Number of Bee Hives in Mainland Portugal
Description: Total number of bee hives under organic beekeeping practices in mainland Portugal.
Periodicity: Annual
Greographic Scope: Portugal
Reference Period: 2007 – 2017
Source: DGADR: https://www.dgadr.gov.pt/sustentavel/modo-de-producao-biologico

Name: Organic Animal Farming
Description: Total head count of cattle under organic animal farming practices in Portugal.
Periodicity: Annual
Greographic Scope: Portugal
Reference Period: 2007 – 2017
Source: DGADR: https://www.dgadr.gov.pt/sustentavel/modo-de-producao-biologico
Notes: *Includes cattle, pigs, sheep, goats and poultry.