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Norfolk

Total population (2010 census): 670,850
Total population (1990 census): 616,087
County seat: Dedham

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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
Total Hay* 64 1763 D
Alfalfa Hay 9 76 132 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay - - -
Tame Hay 44 1295 1912 tons, dry
Wild Hay 16 392 D
Corn for Silage 1 D D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 18 6  
Beets 2 D  
Broccoli 6 5  
Head Cabbage 1 D  
Cantaloupes 1 D  
Eggplant 6 D  
Carrots 5 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 11 2  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 5 1  
Lettuce and Romaine 3 2  
Green Onions - -  
Green Peas 5 1  
Hot Peppers 11 2  
Sweet Peppers 15 4  
Potatoes 14 2  
Pumpkins 20 74  
Squash 5 2  
Sweet Corn 14 152  
Tomatoes 21 24  
Other Vegetables 7 34  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 13 100  
Peaches 11 17  
Plums and Prunes NA NA  
Tame Blueberries 8 D  
Raspberries 5 D  
Cranberries 3 D  
Strawberries 7 11  
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Trees Tapped - - -
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 30 373214 78 5371464
Bedding and Garden Plants 26 218248 70 D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D D 95000
Potted Flowering Plants 8 140276 D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 15 X 65 NA
Nursery Crops 16 D 38 2626941
Greenhouse Vegetables 9 67534 X 70642

*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)
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 51 1884 2877 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 11 299 549 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 4 55 75 tons, dry
Tame Hay 36 1300 1977 tons, dry
Wild Hay 10 144 104 tons dry
Grass Silage 5 86 516 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 10 D D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 4 4  
Beets 4 1  
Broccoli 3 1  
Head Cabbage 6 D  
Cantaloupes 3 2  
Carrots 5 1  
Cucumbers and Pickles 8 5  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 4 1  
Lettuce and Romaine 6 3  
Green Onions 4 Z  
Green Peas 4 7  
Hot Peppers 3 Z  
Sweet Peppers 8 3  
Potatoes 3 3 D
Pumpkins 17 90  
Squash 15 62  
Sweet Corn 22 263  
Tomatoes 19 22  
Other Vegetables 5 6  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 7 92 7769 trees
Peaches 3 D 400 trees
Plums and Prunes 1 D D
Tame Blueberries 3 15 24500 lbs
Cranberries 5 42 3954 cwt
Strawberries 6 D D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 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 64 585802 137 5533
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 18 X 50 X
Floriculture Crops 45 516012 29 4077
Bedding and Garden Plants 37 302622 13 2032
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 8 D 15 D
Potted Flowering Plants 19 198150 D 1918
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 5 X D D
Nursery Crops 16 D 72 1211
Greenhouse Vegetables 6 34200 X 180
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 7 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: March 01, 2012

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