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Alleghany

Total population (2010 census): 11,155
Total population (1990 census): 9,590
County seat: Sparta

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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)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn - - -
Wheat 1 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 307 10956 15371
Alfalfa Hay 24 D D
Small Grain Hay 2 D D
Tame Hay 247 9693 13390
Wild Hay 53 1022 1546
All Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop - - -
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 28 2061 38040
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 1 D  
Head Cabbage 6 110  
Potatoes 1 D  
Pumpkins 9 632  
Tomatoes 2 D  
Sweet Corn 1 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Grapes 3 D  
Raspberries 3 D  
Apples 7 d  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 32 389 673378 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)
Bedding/Garden Plants 2 D - D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 107 X 7954 NA
Nursery Stock 29 D 406 778125

*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 3 207 17220 bu
Wheat 3 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 332 10954 19945 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 20 400 1181 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 7 115 240 tons, dry
Tame Hay 274 9559 17263 tons, dry
Wild Hay 43 776 1033 tons dry
Grass Silage 9 104 685 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 34 2464 30702 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 4 D  
Head Cabbage 5 231  
Potatoes 8 5 805 cwt
Sweet Corn 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 5 6 D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 130 512 749460 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 110 D 4192 8866
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 11 X 78 X
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 100 X 2855 8642
Nursery Crops 5 D D 141
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 34 D 1291 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: April 19, 2012

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