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Rio Grande

Total population (2010 census): 11982
Total population (1990 census): 10770
County seat: Del Norte

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Barley 43 13998 1956357
All Wheat 32 5033 528302
Winter Wheat 5 530 50507
Durum Wheat 13 2386 242890
Spring Wheat 14 2117 234905
Oats 1 D D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Canola 5 764 1158420 Ibs
Dry Edible Peas 2 D D
Triticale 1 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 225 47204 131436
Alfalfa Hay 163 29401 100419
Small Grain Hay 35 4725 10865
Tame Hay 59 6103 10906
Wild Hay 36 6975 9246
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 9 449 1615
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 2 D D
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Carrots 1 D  
Lettuce 1 D  
Potatoes 51 19537  
Spinach 1 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 1 D - D
Bedding/Garden Plants 1 D - D
Vegetable Transplants 1 D - D

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Wheat 59 10530 1039287 bu
Spring Wheat 52 9253 931541 bu
Winter Wheat 8 1277 107746 bu
Barley 81 19806 2471893 bu
Oats 15 746 65159 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 228 45206 123860 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 195 24530 81842 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 48 (D) (D)
Tame Hay 57 8656 16506 tons, dry
Wild Hay 39 8863 16467 tons dry
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Potatoes 88 32550 11261628 bu
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Lettuce and Romaine 4 (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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