Farm surveys and analysis

​​​​ABARES has been conducting surveys of agricultural industries since the 1940s. Farm surveys conducted by ABARES provide a wide range of information on the current and historical economic performance of farm business units in the rural se​ctor. This information is used for research and analysis on a range of industry issues of concern to government and industry.

Latest releases

12 July 2017: Farm debt and equity reports for  beef, lamb and grain farms and the dairy industry are now available. Select the relevant content area in the grid below to access the reports.​

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Related publications

About my region
ABARES has produced a series of individual profiles of the agricultural, forestry and fisheries industries in ​your region. Each regional profile presents an overview of the agriculture, fisheries and forestry sectors in the region, and the recent financial performance of the broadacre and, where relevant, dairy, vegetable, and sugarcane industries.

Last reviewed:
25 Jul 2017