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Burke

Total population (2010 census): 90912
Total population (1990 census): 75740
County seat: Morganton

Extension office

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 (bu)
Maize=Corn 21 857 69936
Wheat 7 311 7751
Oats 4 25 1140
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 16 794 12419 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 196 5530 D
Alfalfa Hay 11 148 D
Small Grain Hay 23 371 421
Tame Hay 167 4603 6262
Wild Hay 22 408 551
All Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 2 D D
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 10 446 4034
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 23 16  
Cantaloupes 7 4  
Collards 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 10 2  
Kale 2 D  
Okra 6 3  
Green Southern Peas 4 14  
Sweet Peppers 3 2  
Potatoes 12 6  
Pumpkins 5 4  
Squash 2 D  
Sweet Corn 24 38  
Watermelons 18 18  
Other Vegetables 4 4  
Tomatoes 17 11  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 6 16  
Grapes 12 23  
Figs 3 D  
Tame Blueberries 3 D  
Nectarines 3 8  
Peaches 9 28  
Persimmons 2 D  
All Nuts 4 2  
Pecans 3 D  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 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 2 D X D
Floriculture Crops 11 23890 6 D
Bedding/Garden Plants 11 21715 D 82010
Potted Flowering Plants 3 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 3 X 45 NA
Nursery Stock 42 84000 2545 17203148
Sod Harvested 2 X 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.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 37 1223 93444 bu
Wheat 6 65 3200 bu
Oats 5 49 1935 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 7 120 1990 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 201 4428 7915 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 3 16 28 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 11 354 424 tons, dry
Tame Hay 174 3635 6647 tons, dry
Wild Hay 14 136 330 tons dry
Grass Silage 11 287 1462 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 6 540 10097 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Sweet Corn 7 21  
Tomatoes 3 1  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 12 61 4617 trees
Peaches 3 1 D
Strawberries 3 1 D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 4 11 14047 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 69 107112 1670 9046
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 17 X 540 X
Floriculture Crops 14 86512 3 348
Bedding/Garden Plants 14 44476 2 144
Potted Flowering Plants 6 D D 190
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 12 X 84 568
Nursery Crops 43 18000 1411 7407
Sod Harvested 3 X D D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 D D 3

*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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