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Catawba

Total population (2010 census): 154,358
Total population (1990 census): 118,412
County seat: Newton

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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 (bu)
Maize=Corn 30 1789 112340
Wheat 36 4773 178188
Barley 6 161 8440
Oats 2 D D
Rye 2 D D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 54 9049 89809 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Fescue Seed 1 D D
Total Hay* 358 13047 12879
Alfalfa Hay 15 149 194
Small Grain Hay 47 1064 1678
Tame Hay 315 11391 10533
Wild Hay 26 443 474
All Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 19 458 1695
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 7 901 5528
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 7 304 2070
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 7 2  
Broccoli 2 D  
Cantaloupes 8 6  
Cucumbers and Pickles 6 2  
Potatoes 6 1  
Pumpkins 4 D  
Sweetpotatoes 7 7  
Sweet Corn 9 4  
Tomatoes 10 D  
Watermelons 7 2  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 2 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 4 6  
Tame Blueberries 7 12  
Grapes 3 11  
Peaches 1 D  
Pears 1 D  
Strawberries 4 12  
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)
Vegetable and Flower Seed - - - -
Floriculture Crops 9 77800 D 702300
Bedding/Garden Plants 4 D D 252000
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D D D
Foliage Plants - - - -
Nursery Stock 14 D 545 6530048
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 2 - 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 48 1697 139607 bu
Wheat 58 5418 277237 bu
Barley 24 791 56040 bu
Oats 19 373 21429 bu
Rye 4 67 1815 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 77 6781 138797 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 5 51 X
Fescue Seed 5 51 12800 lbs
Total Hay* 374 12430 22198 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 27 365 695 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 52 1280 2750 tons, dry
Tame Hay 325 9707 17064 tons, dry
Wild Hay 27 556 593 tons dry
Grass Silage 13 522 3288 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 17 1445 16971 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Cantaloups 5 4  
Sweetpotatoes 5 9 905 bu
Sweet Corn 6 3  
Tomatoes 6 2  
Watermelons 8 20  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 12 36 3409 trees
Grapes 6 8 2797 trees
Peaches 8 4 338 trees
Pears 4 D 18 trees
Pecans 7 9 89 in shell
Strawberries 3 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)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 27 354120 463 3896
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 13 X 323 X
Floriculture Crops 13 126204 7 1282
Bedding/Garden Plants 9 76140 D 502
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 27064 D 433
Foliage Plants 4 D D D
Nursery Crops 12 217020 106 1448
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 5 D D 51

*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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