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Rensselaer

Total population (2010 census): 159429
Total population (1990 census): 154429
County seat: Troy

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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 44 6552 892517 bu
Wheat 4 14 686 bu
Oats 8 180 8810 bu
Rye 5 87 3105 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 1 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Birdfoot Trefoil Seed 1 D D
Ryegrass Seed 2 D D
Total Hay* 275 20327 40470 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 119 6511 16000 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 13 301 717 tons, dry
Tame Hay 173 11086 20203 tons, dry
Wild Hay 56 2429 3550 tons, dry
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 53 6262 44331 tons, green
Corn for Silage 66 4696 67632 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 16 13  
Broccoli 7 2  
Head Cabbage 6 13  
Cantaloups 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 9 13  
Eggplant 3 1  
Garlic 7 4  
Lettuce 7 4  
Dry Onions 4 5  
Green Onions 2 D  
Green Peas 2 D  
Hot Peppers 7 3  
Sweet Peppers 14 17  
Potatoes 12 45  
Pumpkins 28 243  
Rhubarb 6 2  
Radishes 2 D  
Squash 16 67  
Sweet Corn 25 778  
Tomatoes 29 27  
Turnips 4 D  
Watermelons 4 4  
Other Vegetables 13 21  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 15 227  
Grapes 3 D  
Peaches 4 D  
Pears 6 3  
Wild Blueberries 3 9  
Tame Blueberries 11 22  
Raspberries 18 33  
Strawberries 13 25  
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 17 5825 740
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)
Cuttings, Seeding, Liners and Plugs 6 9200 - 75200
Floriculture Crops 29 428368 15 2719927
Bedding and Garden Plants 24 329886 5 1946615
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 5 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 8 D 3 D
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 5 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 15 X 157 NA
Nursery Crops 16 D 480 860484
Greenhouse Crops 5 30256 X 229082

*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 92 11466 1190275 bu
Wheat 13 481 18140 bu
Oats 16 317 16473 bu
Rye 12 170 5024 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 3 190 3760 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 311 27077 42892 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 151 8399 15977 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 16 409 551 tons, dry
Tame Hay 169 9766 13957 tons, dry
Wild Hay 45 1506 1617 tons dry
Grass Silage 76 6997 32380 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 118 8177 92248 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 11 25  
Broccoli 3 1  
Head Cabbage 6 D  
Cantaloups 8 12  
Cucumbers and Pickles 10 7  
Eggplant 3 D  
Garlic 3 D  
Green Onions 4 1  
Green Peas 6 24  
Hot Peppers 3 D  
Sweet Peppers 9 27  
Potatoes 6 9 D
Pumpkins 20 102  
Radishes 3 Z  
Squash 15 72  
Sweet Corn 36 807  
Tomatoes 20 28  
Turnips 4 D  
Other Vegetables 3 2  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 15 203 24683 trees
Grapes 3 D D
Peaches 4 D D
Tame Blueberries 4 D 22135 lbs
Raspberries 10 7 4670 lbs
Strawberries 12 27 44610 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 17 137 6102
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 562804 694 4948
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 11 X 155 X
Floriculture Crops 31 541464 28 3962
Bedding and Garden Plants 27 229464 21 794
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 5 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 3 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 22 X 17 68
Nursery Crops 13 D 339 810
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 31 D 310 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: March 08, 2012

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