HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A study by researchers at the University of Connecticut has concluded that the agriculture industry's impact on the state economy is worth between $3.3 billion and $4 billion.
The researchers at the school's Zwick Center for Food and Resource Policy say that is slightly down from when a similar analysis was done in 2010.
They say the contraction owes to a movement toward specialty crops and some decline in traditional sectors such as tobacco farming.
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