An example of usage of the word acreage is asking how much land is part of a potential farm purchase.
The rye crop was 148,000 bushels, and the acreage 11,000.
I have enough acreage and cattle to absorb some of the loss.
In 1900, 88.9% of its farm acreage was devoted to hay and forage crops, being more than doubled in the decade.
Combined with his 120 adjoining acreage, it was a good start.
In 1909 the acreage of hay alone was 675,000 acres, and the crop was 844,000 tons, valued at $11,225,000.