Tabular and Text Summaries of Important Farmland Data

FMMP releases data in a number of non-graphical formats to meet the varied needs of users.  Most information is available on this website and can be found via the product search page.  For hardcopy information please download the product order form.

  • Farmland Conversion Reports are FMMP's primary summary documents associated with each map update.  Statewide, regional and county land use conversion information covers two-year periods.  Summary and Analysis includes comparisons to prior two-year periods. Available reports include:


    Report Year Acres Compared in Analysis (million) PDF Version Print Version
    ​2015​49.1​yes​web only
    2008-2010 49.1 yes web only
    2006-2008 49.1 yes web only
    2004-2006 46.1 yes web only
    2002-2004 45.9 yes yes
    2000-2002 45.9 yes yes
    1998-2000 44.5 yes yes
    1996-98 44.1 yes yes
    1994-96 42.8 yes yes
    1992-94 42.8 yes yes
    1990-92 42.2 no yes
    1988-90 40.3 no yes
    1986-88 33.3 no out of print
    1984-86 30.3 no yes


  • Farmland Conversion Tables document land use conversion in two-year increments. The tables contain identical information to those in the Farmland Conversion Reports, but are more easily downloaded and imported for further analysis. (XLS)

  • Summary Data, 1984 to present: Provides an overview of land use conversion trends, by county, with tables reporting the acreages in each category by update cycle, total change since mapping was initiated, and annual average change. (XLS)

  • Field Reports describe what the analysts found during the map updating process, and describe which source materials were used. (PDF) 

Background Documentation

A number of publications that provide further background material are available in PDF format.