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Prince Georges

Total population (2010 census): 863,420
Total population (1990 census): 728,553
County seat: Upper Marlboro

Extension office

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)
Field Crops (for grain) Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 51 4731 247337
Barley 5 193 13717
Wheat 16 825 47396
Oats - - -
Rye 3 42 1225
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 37 2758 61346 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 130 3358 4522
Alfalfa Hay 12 224 331
Small Grain Hay 6 73 102
Tame Hay 105 2843 3831
Wild Hay 13 218 258
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 5 D 916
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 4 225 1746
Vegetables and Melon Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 19 18  
Beets 5 1  
Broccoli 1 D  
Head Cabbage 1 D  
Cantaloupes 16 30  
Collards 4 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 22 100  
Daikon 1 D  
Eggplant 8 7  
Fresh Cut Herbs 2 D  
Honeydew Melons 3 D  
Kale 5 D  
Lettuce and Romaine 4 1  
Mustard Greens 4 3  
Green Onions NA NA  
Okra 3 D  
Parsley 1 D  
Chinese Peas 2 D  
Hot Peppers 3 D  
Sweet Peppers 9 13  
Potatoes 13 10  
Sweet Potatoes 9 30  
Pumpkins 4 4  
Squash 15 D  
Sweet Corn 27 88  
Tomatoes 26 26  
Turnips 2 D  
Watermelons 15 22  
Other Vegetables 5 3  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
All Nuts 3 17  
Chestnuts 2 D  
Hazelnuts 3 D  
Other Nuts 2 D  
Apples 6 2  
Figs 4 1  
Grapes 5 9  
Peaches 2 D  
Pears 7 3  
Plums and Prunes 5 2  
Blackberries and Dewberries 11 18  
Tame Blueberries 6 5  
Raspberries 4 3  
Strawberries 7 11  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 94 791 1091872 bu
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 5 D D 1720+
Floriculture Crops 18 378972 17 5649563
Bedding and Garden Plants 14 D 12 5556193
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 2 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 11 X 48 NA
Mushrooms 2 D X D
Nursery Stock 16 D 624 D
Greenhouse Vegetables 2 D X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 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 81 4427 344363 bu
Wheat 32 1671 92889 bu
Oats 6 89 4015 bu
Rye 8 95 2137 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 97 5731 145028 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 147 4544 7487 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 21 303 846 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 9 130 D
Tame Hay 117 3557 5757 tons, dry
Wild Hay 15 354 385 tons dry
Grass Silage 4 200 D
Corn for Silage 8 329 3696 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 13 29  
Broccoli 3 5  
Head Cabbage 6 12  
Cantaloupes 11 9  
Collards 11 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 15 D  
Eggplant 8 2  
Kale 18 D  
Lettuce and Romaine 3 1  
Mustard Greens 7 3  
Green Onions 3 4  
Okra 11 13  
Parsley 4 1  
Hot Peppers 7 3  
Sweet Peppers 20 20  
Potatoes 8 11 875 cwt
Sweetpotatoes 5 7 686 bu
Pumpkins 13 63  
Squash 22 D  
Sweet Corn 39 147  
Tomatoes 32 46  
Turnips 9 11  
Watermelons 15 20  
Other Vegetables 5 22  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 15 41 4826 trees
Peaches 7 33 4318 trees
Pears 4 D D
Blackberries 6 3 7000 lbs
Tame Blueberries 5 8 3910 lbs
Strawberries 10 43 159000 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 94 791 1091872 bu
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 60 709080 859 8679
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 24 X 130 X
Floriculture Crops 29 631620 49 4995
Bedding and Garden Plants 18 524720 22 4433
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 8 D 10 D
Potted Flowering Plants 12 80500 17 448
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 11 X 49 50
Nursery Crops 25 D 202 2871
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 D X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 5 9860 D 96

*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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