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Vanderburgh County

Total population (2010 census): 179,703
County seat: Evansville

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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)

  2007 1997 1992
Cereals Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 146 32778 4795009 bu 162 31645 3319954 bu 202 37762 5352892 bu
Wheat 78 7110 361180 bu 108 7217 373972 bu 119 7176 400371 bu
Oats       NA     3 22 782 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 51 1085 1971 tons, dry 73 1348 3635 tons, dry 76 1391 4361 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 25 248 463 tons, dry 37 514 1859 tons, dry 37 628 2282 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 4 25 51 tons, dry 5 145 295 tons, dry 5 D D
Tame Hay 28 495 931 tons, dry 38 475 984 tons, dry 35 477 1315 tons, dry
Wild Hay 8 317 526 tons, dry 8 150 374 tons, dry 9 150 417 tons, dry
Grass Silage       5 64 369 tons, grn 3 D D
Corn for Silage 5 203 4763 tons, grn 8 191 3390 tons, grn 13 262 4915 tons, grn
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 138 28860 1062544 bu 163 29518 1080061 bu 189 27948 1090406 bu
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Pumpkins 5 64   5 31   8 38  
Sweet Corn 10 70   3 D   6 71  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Apples 3 D   4 11 755 Trees 3 D D
Strawberries 3 D   5 9 30670 lbs 6 31 121875 Trees
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 4 D D D 26 128280 121 649 15 221500 44 1126
Floriculture Crops 4 D 5 D 8 D 6 445 9 221500 D 1020
Bedding/Garden Plants 3 D D D 4 8600 D D 4 56700 D 95
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 1 - D D 4 36400 D 170 4 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 7 X 24 NA 14 X 34 126 NA      
Nursery Crops 2 D D D 7 D 12 70 6 D D 106
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops NA       7 D 70 9 NA      

*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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