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Litchfield

Total population (2010 census): 189927
Total population (1990 census): 174092
County seat: Litchfield

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CropSELECT

Cereals, Pseudocereals, Oilseeds
Industrial, Fiber
Forages
Vegetables
Small Fruits
Tree Fruits and Nuts
Herb, Aromatic, Medicinal, and Bioactive

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 11 1820 203320 bu
Oats 1 D D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans NA    
Dry Edible Beans NA    
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Orchardgrass Seed NA    
Total Hay* 447 22980 44807 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 68 2661 5253 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 14 241 1022 tons, dry
Tame Hay 297 14951 28249 tons, dry
Wild Hay 125 5127 10283 tons dry
Corn for Silage 42 4216 79512 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 5 D  
Snap Beans 36 13  
Beets 5 2  
Broccoli 9 4  
Head Cabbage 6 2  
Cantaloupes 4 1  
Carrots 8 3  
Cucumbers and Pickles 17 3  
Eggplant 3 1  
Garlic 14 D  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 3 1  
Lettuce and Romaine 4 D  
Dry Onions 4 1  
Green Onions 5 1  
Green Peas 15 3  
Hot Peppers 34 9  
Sweet Peppers 15 3  
Potatoes 34 49  
Pumpkins 56 236  
Radishes 1 D  
Squash 17 13  
Sweet Corn 49 483  
Tomatoes 54 41  
Watermelons 5 2  
Other Vegetables 37 80  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 42 219  
Apricots 2 D  
Cherries, Total 7 D  
Grapes 21 134  
Peaches 16 31  
Pears 17 12  
Plums and Prunes 5 1  
Blackberries/Dewberries 5 2  
Tame Blueberries 36 77  
Currants 4 D  
Raspberries 19 28  
Strawberries 16 10  
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 61 32130 4257
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 76 488250 43 11207142
Bedding and Garden Plants 62 341080 35 9631079
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 8 D 3 61160
Potted Flowering Plants 22 120360 5 1464903
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 76 X 509 NA
Nursery Crops 40 309289 110 D
Greenhouse Vegetables 13 62028 X 310123

*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 22 2378 296072 bu
Oats 5 D D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 1 D D
Dry Edible Beans 1 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Orchardgrass Seed 1 D D
Total Hay* 362 25767 50675 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 99 4653 11024 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 8 184 435 tons, dry
Tame Hay 262 13774 25775 tons, dry
Wild Hay 72 2732 4702 tons dry
Grass Silage 63 4424 26212 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 76 6463 108291 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 3 D  
Snap Beans 17 15  
Beets 7 2  
Broccoli 7 2  
Head Cabbage 6 D  
Cantaloupes 5 D  
Carrots 9 2  
Cucumbers and Pickles 23 7  
Eggplant 7 3  
Garlic 3 D  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 5 2  
Lettuce and Romaine 10 5  
Dry Onions 3 D  
Green Peas 5 3  
Hot Peppers 6 4  
Sweet Peppers 19 8  
Potatoes 17 20 3063 cwt
Pumpkins 41 193  
Radishes 3 Z  
Squash 32 31  
Sweet Corn 56 590  
Tomatoes 33 18  
Mixed Vegetables 12 22  
Watermelons 1 D  
Other Vegetables 5 2  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 41 260 19019 trees
Apricots 1 D D
Cherries, Total 3 1 D
Grapes 7 94 58190 vines
Peaches 16 35 2243 trees
Pears 4 4 384 trees
Plums and Prunes 3 D D
Tame Blueberries 14 38 67727 lbs
Currants 1 D D
Raspberries 9 5 3643 lbs
Strawberries 4 D D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 36 216 15379
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 193 594684 868 5394
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 40 X 106 X
Floriculture Crops 67 518064 53 3539
Bedding and Garden Plants 59 438228 44 2846
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 6 D 5 D
Potted Flowering Plants 19 68100 4 549
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 79 X 41 387
Nursery Crops 34 33300 D 1324
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 3 D D D
Greenhouse Vegetables 9 32460 X 94
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 101 D 669 45

*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: March 02, 2012

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