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Lowndes

Total population (2010 census): 109,233
Total population (1990 census): 75,981
County seat: Valdosta

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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)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 35 2543 260633
Oats 5 82 2700
Sorghum 1 D D
Wheat 3 420 4800
Rye 3 D D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 11 959 25620 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons, dry)
Total Hay* 113 5005 15605
Small Grain Hay 1 D D
Tame Hay 104 4784 15083
Wild Hay 15 D D
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 8 224 808
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 9 243  
Broccoli 2 D  
Head Cabbage 4 20  
Cantaloupes 2 D  
Collards 3 9  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 D  
Dry Onions 2 D  
Eggplant 2 D  
Green Peas 4 24  
Green Cowpeas /Green southern Peas 6 18  
Green Lima Beans 2 D  
Mustard Greens 2 D  
Okra 2 D  
Hot Peppers 3 22  
Sweet Peppers 8 299  
Squash 10 244  
Sweet Corn 7 29  
Tomatoes 2 D  
Turnip Greens 2 D  
Watermelons 11 40  
Other Vegetables 6 14  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Pears 7 10  
Persimmons 7 12  
Grapes 6 D  
Peanuts 15 1738 5269789 Ibs
All Pecans 61 956  
Pecans, Improved 51 609  
Tame Blueberries 9 56  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Upland Cotton 23 5882 9966 bales
Tobacco 4 859 1929180 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)
Floriculture Crops 5 - 2 3500
Bedding/Garden Plants 5 - D D
Foliage Plants 2 - D D
Nursery Stock 4 D 103 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.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 81 4862 364681 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 4 110 3960 bu
Wheat 3 95 3225 bu
Rye 4 282 2987 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 19 2827 60748 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 91 3664 10346 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 4 D 217 tons, dry
Tame Hay 84 3165 9605 tons, dry
Wild Hay 7 104 248 tons dry
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 8 238  
Collards 3 55  
Green Cowpeas and Green southern Peas 8 73  
Cucumbers and Pickles 9 289  
Mustard Greens 3 44  
Okra 3 1  
Sweet Peppers 3 84  
Sweetpotatoes 4 12 D
Squash 16 178  
Sweet Corn 3 9  
Tomatoes 6 D  
Watermelons 14 152  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Grapes 4 D D
Peanuts 24 1073 2742627 lbs
Pecans 69 3748 73816 in shell
Tame Blueberries 4 47 25650 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Cotton 21 6331 8259 bales
Tobacco 43 1766 3521912 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 14 25760 150 1433
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 8 X 133 X
Floriculture Crops 7 D 9 232
Bedding/Garden Plants 4 D D D
Foliage Plants 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D 5 88
Nursery Crops 6 D 40 1117

*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: May 03, 2012

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