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Larimer

Total population (2010 census): 299,630
Total population (1990 census): 186,136
County seat: Fort Collins

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Barley 25 2425 218508
Maize=Corn 55 9247 1256685
All Wheat 42 11557 379173
Winter Wheat 40 10925 352391
Spring Wheat 6 632 26782
Oats 3 123 6150
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Alfalfa Seed 1 D D
Dried Herbs 2 D D
Dry Edible Beans 9 389 9186 cwt
Proso Millet 2 D D
Triticale 1 D D
Other Crops 1 D X
Sugarbeets for Sugar 22 2045 52919 tons
Sunflower Seed 3 260 406167 Ibs
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 669 44584 82056
Alfalfa Hay 384 20052 56935
Small Grain Hay 34 1410 2090
Tame Hay 207 16653 17951
Wild Hay 130 6469 5080
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 37 2049 15030
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 46 6047 135114
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop - - -
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 8 1  
Beets 5 70  
Broccoli 2 D  
Head Cabbage 2 D  
Cauliflower 2 D  
Carrots 5 6  
Cucumbers and Pickles 2 D  
Eggplant 1 D  
Garlic 3 1  
Fresh Cut Herbs 5 451  
Kale 2 D  
All Lettuce 4 603  
Dry Onions 11 718  
Parsley 2 D  
Green Peas 6 2  
Sweet Peppers 5 1  
Hot Peppers 2 D  
Potatoes 7 2  
Pumpkins 16 69  
Rhubarb 2 D  
Spinach 2 D  
Squash 9 D  
Sweet Corn 13 269  
Tomatoes 16 7  
Other Vegetables 6 8  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 16 23  
Apricots 3 Z  
Sweet Cherries 4 Z  
Tart Cherries 10 D  
Grapes 8 6  
Nectarines 1 D  
Peaches 12 1  
Pears 6 1  
Plums and Prunes 9 D  
Raspberries 7 D  
Strawberries 2 D  
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops, Cut Christmas Trees Harvested, Mushrooms, and Sod Grown for Sale Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000)
Floriculture Crops 20 323804 6 6238328
Bedding/Garden Plants 15 D 4 5778428
Cuttings, Seedlings, Liners, and Plugs 4 D D D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 4 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees 21 X 1011 NA
Foliage Plants - - - -
Potted Flowering Plants 1 D - D
Greenhouse Crops 2 D X D
Mushrooms 2 D X D
Nursery Stock 33 D 531 7877327
Vegetable Transplants 2 D D D
Sod Harvested 3 X 1025 5950100

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
(-) = Represents zero.
(D) = Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
(NA) = Not Available.
(X) = Not Applicable.
(Z) = Less than half of the unit shown.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 137 14945 2205389 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 3 30 (D)
Wheat 75 12300 491222 bu
Spring Wheat 13 1170 67978 bu
Winter Wheat 71 11130 423244 bu
Barley 43 2265 177640 bu
Canola 1 (D) (D)
Oats 6 247 10020 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 672 40702 101141 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 453 22554 71334 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 32 968 3338 tons, dry
Tame Hay 219 11630 18176 tons, dry
Wild Hay 85 4508 4162 tons dry
Grass Silage 21 1042 12387 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 58 4739 105506 tons, grn
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 64 4126 82899 bu
Potatoes 5 9 2672 bu
Sugar Beets for Seed 42 4969 108460 bu
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 4 (D)  
Snap Bean 4 1  
Broccoli 3 (Z)  
Head Cabbage 4 (D)  
Cantaloupes 3 1  
Carrots 3 1  
Cauliflower 3 (Z)  
Cucumbers & Pickles 4 (D)  
Garlic 7 1  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 8 5  
Lettuce and Romaine 6 1  
Dry Onions 6 (D)  
Green Onions 4 (D)  
Sweet Peppers 3 (Z)  
Pumpkins 9 40  
Squash 5 (D)  
Sweet Corn 9 81  
Tomatoes 3 1  
Turnip Greens 1 (D)  
Other Vegetables 7 (D)  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 19 25 1724 trees
Cherries, Total 7 (D) (D)
Sweet Cherries 5 1 23 trees
Tart Cherries 4 (D) (D)
Peaches 6 2 183 trees
Pears 6 1 122 trees
Plums and Prunes 8 2 76 trees
Raspberries 5 4 4342 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 9 8 (X)
Herbs, Dried 3 3 3000 lbs
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops, Cut Christmas Trees Harvested, Mushrooms, and Sod Grown for Sale Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 69 803258 1291 12869
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 38 (X) 1037 (X)
Florculture Crops 28 750694 20 6959
Bedding/Garden Plants 20 497418 18 5369
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 8 (D) 2 (D)
Potted Flowering Plants 8 192576 - 1131
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 14 (X) 36 51
Nursery Crops 26 17500 318 2630
Greenhouse Vegetables 4 (D) (X) (D)
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 14 (D) 241 (D)

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
(-) = Represents zero.
(D) = Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
(NA) = Not Available.
(X) = Not Applicable.
(Z) = Less than half of the unit shown.


Last Updated: July 17, 2012

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