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Dearborn County

Total population (2010 census): 50,047
County seat: Aurora

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Dearborn County Agricultural Overview

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

Crop Statistics (US Census of Agriculture)
 

2007

1997

1992

Cereals Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 115 10231 1163838 bu 150 7361 638892 bu 193 7638 955242 bu
Wheat 21 398 15174 bu 62 1135 44602 bu 72 1225 48793 bu
Oats 1 D D 7 71 3364 bu 12 138 8546 bu
Rye 1 D D NA     3 25 510 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Timothy Seed NA NA NA 1 D D NA    
Total Hay* 346 10513 18178 tons, dry 469 13380 28652 tons, dry 501 12459 23786 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 72 1574 3874 tons, dry 186 3218 7628 tons, dry 222 3824 8524 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 14 102 246 tons, dry 24 217 550 tons, dry 29 299 516 tons, dry
Tame Hay 274 7755 13080 tons, dry 259 7207 14571 tons, dry 276 6449 12001 tons, dry
Wild Hay 42 1082 978 tons, dry 103 2548 5561 tons, dry 86 1529 2099 tons, dry
Grass Silage       12 190 1027 tons, grn 13 358 1937 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 15 347 7710 tons, grn 20 623 7710 tons, grn 30 594 10722 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage 1 D D 4 42 375 tons, grn - - -
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 82 8142 211952 bu 115 6785 214862 bu 135 7077 245909 bu
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 6 4   3 1   NA    
Irish potatoes 4 1   NA     12 22 D
Pumpkins 4 4   6 10   5 21  
Sweet Corn 7 5   7 19   8 13  
Tomatoes 6 3   4 1   7 4  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Apples 12 77   19 178 18406 Trees 11 192 1350856 lbs
Cherries, Total 2 D   4 1 44 trees NA    
Cherries, Not Specified NA NA   4 1 44 trees NA    
Grapes 12 D   9 D D 5 D D
Peaches 8 D   9 D D NA    
Pears 10 4   4 1 D NA    
Strawberries 2 D   NA     3 4 3550 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) Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000) Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops       7699 12 45720 68 244 11 D 51 136
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops         3 X 3 X NA X NA X
Floriculture Crops 5 118733 D D 4 D D 71 3 D D D
Bedding/Garden Plants 4 D D D 3 D D D NA      
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 2 X D NA 4 X 2 2 NA      
Nursery Crops         3 D 10 40 7 D 50 108
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops NA NA NA NA 6 D 26 D NA      
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 10 101 195656 lbs 97 269 491910 lbs 147 377 608690 lbs

*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: February 24, 2012

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