Skip to main content

Arable Land

Volume 455: debated on Friday 26 January 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many hectares of arable land there are in the UK. (111438)

The total area of arable land in the UK at June 2006 was 5,626,000 hectares.


Arable land comprises of all crops, bare fallow and grass less than five years old.


June Agricultural Survey.