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 sector. This information is used for research and analysis on a range of industry issues of concern to government and industry.
AgSurf provides a large selection of ABARES farm survey data on the
broadacre and dairy industries.
Beef, lamb and sheep industries data
Access ABARES farm survey data on the
beef, slaughter lambs and sheep industries.
Summary data tables
These tables include detailed information of farm receipts, costs, financial performance, farm capital, debt, equity and off farm income as well as numbers of farms, livestock numbers, crop areas, livestock and crop production.
Australian vegetable-growing farms: an economic survey, 2016–17 and 2017–18
AAGIS region mapping files
AAGIS region shape files for mapping software are available for