Swiss agriculture affected by the weather in 2021

Neuch√Ętel, 05.10.2021 - In 2021, Swiss agriculture is expected to generate a gross value added of CHF 4.1 billion, a decline of 6.6% compared with the previous year. Total output has fallen while production costs have increased. Weather conditions have adversely affected most crops, while animal production as a whole continues to grow. These initial estimates for the current year are based on the economic accounts for agriculture compiled by the Federal Statistical Office (FSO).

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