Sample of Dutch FADN 2013 : Design principles and quality of the sample of agricultural and horticultural holdings

Ge, L.; van der Veen, H.B.; van der Meer, R.W.; Vrolijk, H.C.J.


The EU Farm Accountancy Data Network (FADN) requires the Netherlands to yearly send bookkeeping data of 1,500 farms to Brussels. This task is carried out by LEI and CEI. This report explains the background of the farm sample for the year 2013. All phases from the determination of the selection plan, the recruitment of farms to the quality control of the final sample are described in this report.