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Montgomery

Total population (2010 census): 971,777
Total population (1990 census): 757,027
County seat: Rockville

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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)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 44 12675 1091741
Wheat 30 4161 244446
Barley 4 98 7082
Oats - - -
Rye - - -
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 35 11688 279039 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 155 9912 16829
Alfalfa Hay 21 743 1422
Small Grain Hay 3 D 140
Tame Hay 126 8440 14239
Wild Hay 23 D 1028
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 12 1239 14358
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 13 871 9042
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus - -  
Snap Beans 10 6  
Broccoli 2 D  
Head Cabbage - -  
Cantaloupes 15 15  
Carrots 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 18 8  
Daikon 1 D  
Eggplant 4 1  
Garlic 3 1  
Okra 3 1  
Mustard Greens NA NA  
Sweet Peppers 5 3  
Potatoes 19 7  
Pumpkins 5 191  
Squash 5 4  
Sweet Corn 13 165  
Tomatoes 18 21  
Watermelons 4 D  
Other Vegetables 8 19  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 21 91  
Apricots 2 D  
Tart Cherries 3 D  
Sweet Cherries 5 1  
Figs 2 D  
Grapes 15 42  
Nectarines 3 D  
Peaches 13 83  
Pears 5 D  
Plums and Prunes 5 4  
Other Noncitrus Fruit 4 1  
All Nuts 7 2  
Pecans 2 D  
English Walnuts 6 D  
Other Nuts 5 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 6 D  
Tame Blueberries 5 24  
Raspberries 13 19  
Strawberries 7 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)
Vegetable and Flower Seed        
Floriculture Crops 28 159956 57 1882026
Bedding and Garden Plants 23 139216 45 1430647
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 7 D D 380559
Potted Flowering Plants 6 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 17 X 148 NA
Nursery Stock 31 D 1393 D
Sod Harvested 7 X 677 5062891
Greenhouse Vegetables 1 D X 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.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 58 12097 927217 bu
Wheat 46 5279 366734 bu
Barley 11 614 43424 bu
Oats 7 104 7780 bu
Rye 3 70 2670 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 58 16047 394279 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 223 12060 21814 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 36 1171 2692 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 8 438 1232 tons, dry
Tame Hay 192 9732 16875 tons, dry
Wild Hay 20 280 412 tons dry
Grass Silage 15 439 1804 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 21 2425 22540 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 3 D  
Snap Beans 5 6  
Broccoli 6 4  
Head Cabbage 4 1  
Cantaloupes 6 13  
Cucumbers and Pickles 4 7  
Eggplant 3 D  
Mustard Greens 3 11  
Sweet Peppers 6 10  
Potatoes 3 9 D
Pumpkins 14 429  
Squash 10 11  
Sweet Corn 20 285  
Tomatoes 11 30  
Mixed Vegetables 4 3  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 14 45 8503 trees
Cherries, Total 4 6 641 trees
Tart Cherries 3 D D trees
Grapes 3 2 720 vines
Peaches 13 85 9015 trees
Pears 4 3 229 trees
Blackberries 11 14 28539 lbs
Tame Blueberries 4 D 14220 lbs
Raspberries 9 8 7877 lbs
Strawberries 9 42 154650 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)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 95 705105 1406 10957
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 42 X 517 X
Floriculture Crops 34 685800 80 5978
Bedding and Garden Plants 24 507600 75 4935
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 8 D 5 63
Potted Flowering Plants 7 D 1 D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 23 X 100 277
Nursery Crops 35 D 632 3179
Sod Harvested 4 X 392 1278
Greenhouse Vegetables 4 9525 X 166
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 22 D D 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: April 13, 2012

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