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Brown County

Total population (2010 census): 25893
Total population (1990 census): 26984
County seat: New Ulm

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 727 154611 24489175
Wheat for Grain, Total 80 2653 131325
Spring Wheat for Grain 74 2446 121195
Winter Wheat for Grain 10 207 10130
Barley 6 126 7185
Oats 64 1613 133762
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Peas 11 384 9711
Flaxseed 1 D D
Soybeans 678 114047 5375921 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 236 6300 27121
Alfalfa Hay 201 5209 24641
Small Grain Hay 7 170 640
Tame Hay 22 279 650
Wild Hay 39 642 1190
Grass Silage 47 1980 15909
Corn for Silage 124 4594 80803 tons
Sweet Corn for Seed 4 320 153600 Ibs
Fruits and Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Apples 5 17  
Green Peas 81 3642  
Pumpkins 7 21  
Squash 4 7  
Sweet Corn 105 6618  
Watermelons 2 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 Stock - - - -
Greenhouse Crops 2 D X D
Floriculture Crops 3 54000 - D
Bedding/Garden Plants 3 54000 - 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 869 134271 17852548 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 102 2573 98599 bu
Spring Wheat for Grain 95 2425 93197 bu
Winter Wheat for Grain 9 148 5402 bu
Barley 10 223 14480 bu
Oats 154 3165 194087 bu
Rye 4 85 2151 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 869 138492 5775575 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 337 12343 38653 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 278 8186 30246 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 29 444 861 tons, dry
Tame Hay 29 591 1121 tons, dry
Wild Hay 87 1214 1950 tons dry
Grass Silage 58 1908 13429 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 194 5297 87448 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage 3 36 360 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Peas 136 5738  
Pumpkins 3 6  
Sweet Corn 167 9434  
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 4 D D D
Florculture Crops 3 D D D
Bedding/Garden Plants 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 3 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: June 08, 2012

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