8.3 Output from farming
Chart 8.4 shows the comparative importance of each sector to a country's total output. While a large proportion of Scottish output came from livestock, Scotland also had significant cereal, horticulture and potato sectors. Crops played a more important part in England, while in both Wales and Northern Ireland there was a particularly high reliance on livestock and livestock products.
Chart 8.4: Comparison of relative importance of sector to total output, by country, 2015