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Cheshire

Total population (2010 census): 77,117
County seat: Keene

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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 1 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 163 5808 11188 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 16 531 2428 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 7 357 529 tons, dry
Tame Hay 102 3730 6166 tons, dry
Wild Hay 50 1190 2065 tons dry
Corn for Silage 13 1707 35721 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 26 7  
Broccoli 2 D  
Carrots 5 4  
Cantaloupes 3 2  
Eggplant 3 1  
Cucumbers and Pickles 22 9  
Kale 5 1  
Lettuce and Romaine 4 2  
Sweet Peppers 17 5  
Potatoes 4 3  
Pumpkins 24 32  
Squash 25 28  
Sweet Corn 15 140  
Tomatoes 25 16  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 14 72  
Pears 3 1  
Tame Blueberries 17 27  
Raspberries 12 D  
Strawberries 8 D  
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 54 54090 9139 gallons
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)
Floriculture Crops 26 97580 21 714184
Bedding and Garden Plants 19 89580 11 634434
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 9 D D 55750
Potted Flowering Plants 3 D D 24000
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 35 X 139 NA
Nursery Stock 9 - 16 D
Greenhouse Vegetables 8 16030 X 120455

*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 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 143 6948 12039 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 22 D D
Small Grain Hay 3 D D
Tame Hay 102 3903 6842 tons, dry
Wild Hay 23 918 1376 tons dry
Grass Silage 21 1385 7665 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 22 2197 46066 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 5 3  
Broccoli 3 1  
Cantaloupes 3 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 9 9  
Lettuce and Romaine 5 5  
Sweet Peppers 4 4  
Pumpkins 13 31  
Squash 6 9  
Sweet Corn 13 105  
Tomatoes 7 3  
Mixed Vegetables 4 25  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 19 164 36799 trees
Pears 3 1 22 trees
Other Fruits and Nuts 1 D D
Tame Blueberries 10 23 78045 lbs
Raspberries 8 3 3545 lbs
Strawberries 9 7 43480 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 62 955 50292
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 70 151525 191 1239
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 12 X 14 X
Floriculture Crops 31 133260 19 715
Bedding and Garden Plants 23 87700 14 492
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 6 D 3 D
Potted Flowering Plants 10 D 3 178
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 32 X 19 96
Nursery Crops 7 D 3 37
Greenhouse Vegetables 6 10401 X 27
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 39 D 151 8

*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: February 28, 2012

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