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Rockingham

Total population (2010 census): 93643
Total population (1990 census): 86064
County seat: Wentworth

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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)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 70 1779 128423
Sorghum 7 60 2580
Wheat 92 4241 172197
Barley 4 D D
Oats 11 97 4477
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 73 4628 55966 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 415 13135 73095
Alfalfa Hay 27 272 566
Small Grain Hay 77 1799 2937
Tame Hay 353 10408 13367
Wild Hay 38 656 761
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 18 247 1327
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 16 1110 13126
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans - -  
Beets 3 1  
Snap Beans 33 9  
Head Cabbage 3 D  
Cantaloupes 20 9  
Okra 9 9  
Green Cowpeas / Green southern Peas 5 1  
Cucumbers and Pickles 23 6  
Sweet Peppers 4 2  
Hot Peppers 7 2  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 3 Z  
Garlic 4 1  
All Lettuce 5 1  
Potatoes 25 13  
Pumpkins 1 D  
Squash 8 7  
Sweet Corn 62 86  
Sweet Potatoes 4 1  
Tomatoes 42 14  
Watermelons 31 20  
Other Vegetables 2 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 13 21  
Grapes 19 39  
Peaches 12 32  
Pears 4 D  
Persimmons 2 D  
All Nuts 6 47  
Pecans 6 D  
Tame Blueberries 23 30  
Strawberries 14 22  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 116 4150 8733956 Ibs
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 3 700 X 5500
Floriculture Crops 20 157530 17 1281125
Bedding/Garden Plants 13 D D D
Mushrooms 5 67 X 7291
Tobacco Plants Sold for Transplant 5 47110 - 72440
Cut Christmas Trees 3 X 7 NA
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 4 - D D
Sod Harvested 6 X 156 D
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D 4 D
Nursery Stock 13 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.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 85 1930 128128 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 4 30 1480 bu
Wheat 153 5465 236174 bu
Barley 6 D D
Oats 20 242 14796 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 54 2185 55966 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 385 11350 18054 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 39 421 855 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 69 1020 1671 tons, dry
Tame Hay 311 8644 14082 tons, dry
Wild Hay 43 977 1082 tons dry
Grass Silage 16 288 1096 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 14 928 11000 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 4 1  
Snap Beans 9 3  
Cantaloups 5 2  
Green Cowpeas and Green southern Peas 3 1  
Cucumbers and Pickles 5 1  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 3 D  
Mustard Greens 3 1  
Potatoes 8 29 3355 cwt
Sweetpotatoes 6 14 1315 bu
Pumpkins 4 D  
Squash 5 4  
Sweet Corn 18 41  
Tomatoes 11 5  
Turnip Greens 3 1  
Watermelons 6 19  
Other Vegetables 3 2  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 7 20 2923 trees
Peaches 9 37 3109 trees
Pecans 4 D D
Tame Blueberries 4 5 2600 lbs
Strawberries 6 11 34780 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 4 8 X
Tobacco 368 7432 16154235 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 30 216332 169 1670
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 8 X 11 X
Floriculture Crops 16 129134 6 1366
Bedding/Garden Plants 11 25692 4 156
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 7 103442 D D
Nursery Crops 6 D 77 198
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 7 45036 D 74

*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 24, 2012

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