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Carver County

Total population (2010 census): 91042
Total population (1990 census): 47915
County seat: Chaska

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 362 73336 10430672
Wheat for Grain, Total 74 1784 86966
Spring Wheat for Grain 59 1275 58528
Winter Wheat for Grain 18 509 28438
Barley 9 160 6156
Oats 62 966 65769
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Peas 2 D D
Soybean 281 37988 1703599 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 429 13099 40246
Alfalfa Hay 330 9765 33186
Small Grain Hay 21 565 1140
Tame Hay 108 1699 3947
Wild Hay 90 1070 1973
Grass Silage 93 6195 47764
Corn for Silage 125 4349 75628
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 4 1  
Dry Onions 4 2  
Hot Peppers 3 2  
Potatoes 4 D  
Pumpkins 10 60  
Squash 3 4  
Sweet Corn 6 36  
Tomatoes 11 6  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 13 74  
Grapes 4 16  
Pears 2 D  
Cranberries 1 D  
Currants 1 D  
Raspberries 7 3  
Strawberries 5 3  
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        
Floriculture Crops 11 82361 8 1902165
Bedding/Garden Plants 9 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested        
Nursery Stock 13 - 282 D
Sod Harvested 2 X D D
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Taps Yield
Maple Syrup 9 848 145 gal, syrup

*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 469 48877 5950584 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 82 2199 76715 bu
Spring Wheat for Grain 65 1887 65086 bu
Winter Wheat for Grain 17 312 11629 bu
Barley 6 116 6055 bu
Oats 148 2664 146754 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 327 34332 1325644 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 510 24755 73311 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 431 15131 50788 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 54 869 2163 tons, dry
Tame Hay 113 1289 2636 tons, dry
Wild Hay 121 1493 2936 tons dry
Grass Silage 91 5973 44359 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 245 7216 110140 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage 8 38 321 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Peas 5 195  
Pumpkins 5 40  
Squash 6 17  
Sweet Corn 6 136  
Tomatoes 6 4  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 15 89 12109 trees
Raspberries 9 12 7330 lbs
Strawberries 7 18 56214 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 26 55100 666 2372
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 10 X 196 X
Florculture Crops 8 D D 401
Bedding/Garden Plants 4 28800 D 374
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D D 3
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 3 X 15 4
Nursery Crops 11 D 391 1708
Sod Harvested 4 X 238 D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 D D D
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Other 5 33 X

*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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