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Somerset

Total population (2010 census): 52,228
County seat: Skowhegan

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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)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 5 602 78043 bu
Barley NA    
Oats - - -
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans - - -
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 271 15238 27545 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 12 664 902 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 12 397 473 tons, dry
Tame Hay 163 10977 21996 tons, dry
Wild Hay 95 3200 4174 tons dry
Corn for Silage 33 4989 87417 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 23 7  
Cucumbers and Pickles 13 3  
Lettuce and Romaine 11 2  
Dry Onions 2 D  
Green Peas 6 3  
Sweet Peppers 13 3  
Potatoes 14 D  
Pumpkins 25 17  
Squash 13 7  
Sweet Corn 21 51  
Tomatoes 26 6  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 27 101  
Grapes 2 D  
Strawberries 8 9  
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 89 1264874 223459
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 22 151221 9 827084
Bedding and Garden Plants 21 D D 756453
Potted Flowering Plants 3 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 26 X 550 NA
Nursery Stock 4 - D 134115
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 D X 3100

*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 3 475 55000 bu
Barley 3 92 2312 bu
Oats 4 52 1970 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 3 5 34 cwt
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 275 24018 37808 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 28 897 1903 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 6 133 251 tons, dry
Tame Hay 178 11976 19991 tons, dry
Wild Hay 77 3919 4498 tons dry
Grass Silage 71 7093 33491 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 47 4173 68372 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 3 2  
Cucumbers and Pickles 8 3  
Lettuce and Romaine 4 Z  
Dry Onions 3 1  
Green Peas 8 4  
Sweet Peppers 4 1  
Potatoes 4 D D
Pumpkins 12 30  
Squash 11 20  
Sweet Corn 16 127  
Tomatoes 8 4  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 18 148 16156 trees
Grapes 4 1 D
Strawberries 7 10 31513 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Dried 1 D D
Maple Trees Tapped 61 7551 710794
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 45 121138 224 907
Floriculture Crops 21 D 4 636
Bedding and Garden Plants 19 105838 3 571
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D D 21
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 16 X 4 63
Nursery Crops 6 D D 190
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 20 D 149 Z

*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 28, 2012

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