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Mason

Total population (2010 census): 28705
Total population (1990 census): 25537
County seat: Ludington

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 106 12872 1404611
Wheat for Grain, Total 40 2373 100116
Winter Wheat 40 2373 100116
Rye 12 210 5246
Barley 5 91 3800
Oats 28 787 50502
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Ryegrass Seed 1 D D
Red Clover Seed 1 D D
Sunflower Seed 2 D D
Soybean 38 2634 81889 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 190 9678 24810
Alfalfa Hay 147 7128 20439
Small Grain Hay 6 148 240
Tame Hay 40 1576 2966
Wild Hay 25 826 1165
All Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 32 4403 24696
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 39 3319 44783
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 32 1714  
Snap Bean 19 1688  
Head Cabbage 3 6  
Carrots 3 194  
Cucumbers & Pickles - -  
Pumpkins 8 58  
Squash 13 862  
Other Vegetables 4 D  
Sweet Corn 5 D  
Tomatoes 3 1  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 27 1445  
Apricots 6 3  
Sweet Cherries 19 384  
Tart Cherries 18 1784  
Grapes 2 D  
Peaches 15 245  
Pears 10 91  
Plums and Prunes 7 63  
All Nuts 6 19  
Chestnuts 6 17  
Tame Blueberries 5 82  
Raspberries 3 Z  
Strawberries 2 D  
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 2 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)
Greenhouse Crops - - X -
Floriculture Crops 4 73000 D D
Bedding/Garden Plants 3 D - D
Potted Flowering Plants 2 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 19 X 665 NA
Nursery Stock 10 D 360 2594480

*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 123 10058 943540 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 96 4284 222836 bu
Winter Wheat 94 (D) (D)
Barley 3 46 2108 bu
Oats 56 1041 66406 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 22 1090 36515 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 199 12975 27507 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 158 8309 18462 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 12 161 249 tons, dry
Tame Hay 47 1615 2985 tons, dry
Wild Hay 18 283 318 tons dry
Grass Silage 28 2607 16482 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 62 2700 39819 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 58 3090  
Snap Bean 22 1782  
Cucumbers & Pickles 3 (D)  
Pumpkins 9 49  
Squash 8 366  
Sweet Corn 9 85  
Tomatoes 3 (D)  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 47 1930 225904 trees
Cherries, Total 35 2485 261029 trees
Sweet Cherries 26 514 44881 trees
Tart Cherries 33 1972 216148 trees
Grapes 7 10 5146 vines
Peaches 20 367 44029 trees
Pears 13 79 8003 trees
Plums and Prunes 10 129 14186 trees
Tame Blueberries 4 48 116160 lbs
Raspberries 8 7 8260 lbs
Strawberries 4 9 48200 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped (Number of Taps) 5 135 11056
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 46 163950 2085 4473
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 17 (X) 317 X)
Florculture Crops 10 145550 (D) 598
Bedding/Garden Plants 8 104550 (D) 479
Potted Flowering Plants 4 41000 (D) (D)
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 22 (X) 559 383
Nursery Crops 22 (D) 793 3456
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 17 - 718 32

*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 29, 2012

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