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Plaquemines

Total population (2010 census): 23042
Total population (1990 census): 25575
County seat: Pointe A La Hache

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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)
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 14 841 D
Tame Hay 12 627 1463
Wild Hay 5 214 D
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 2 D D
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Broccoli 4 5  
Head Cabbage 3 D  
Cauliflower 3 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 D  
Eggplant 5 15  
Hot Peppers 2 D  
Tomatoes 9 40  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Pecans 14 D  
Persimmons 2 D  
Grapefruit 7 7  
Lemons 1 D  
Oranges 46 367  
Tangelos 1 D  
Tangerines 3 D  
Other Citrus Fruit 24 151  
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 Stock 10 243060 12 1454020
Foliage Plants 2 D D D
Floriculture Crops 7 139596 2 2649247
Bedding and Garden Plants 4 D D 2628247

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 11 555 886 tons, dry
Tame Hay 5 335 566 tons, dry
Wild Hay 6 220 320 tons dry
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Head Cabbage 4 7  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 D  
Eggplant 3 D  
Mustard Greens 3 D  
Tomatoes 6 33  
Other Vegetables 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Grapefruit 6 3 164 trees
Oranges 63 432 31816 trees
Other Tangerines 5 D D
Other Citrus Fruits 26 167 10845 trees
Pecans 7 D 139 in shell
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Dried 1 D D
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 16 251544 5 1831
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 8 X 3 X
Floriculture Crops 8 133192 4 1352
Bedding and Garden Plants 6 108512 D 1261
Foliage Plants 4 11080 D D
Potted Flowering Plants 5 13600 D D
Nursery Crops 9 D 1 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.


Last Updated: June 26, 2012

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