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Sullivan County

Total population (2000 census): 21,751
County seat: Sullivan

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CropSELECT

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

Crop Statistics (US Census of Agriculture)

  1997 1992
Cereals Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 299 69759 7114423 bu 349 70096 11018017 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 4 161 13960 bu - - -
Wheat 103 9049 419649 bu 129 8894 370119 bu
Popcorn NA     8 738 lbs, shelled
Rye NA     3 14 360 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Other Seeds 2 D D NA    
Total Hay* 139 4533 11632 tons, dry 152 4557 9662 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 52 1266 4543 tons, dry 70 1387 3508 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 7 106 162 tons, dry 8 115 287 tons, dry
Tame Hay 90 2703 6254 tons, dry 86 2380 4465 tons, dry
Wild Hay 7 187 433 tons, dry 8 131 139 tons, dry
Grass Silage 10 271 720 tons, grn 6 544 3789 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 13 377 4319 tons, grn 16 442 7208 tons, grn
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 279 65830 2438033 bu 338 61209 2470922 bu
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 4 255   4 398  
Cantaloupes 12 361   8 232  
Pumpkins NA     5 43  
Sweet Corn 3 D   8 45  
Tomatoes NA     3 13  
Watermelons 23 1153   26 864  

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
D=Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
NA=Not Available