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Benton

Total population (2010 census): 85579
Total population (1990 census): 70811
County seat: Corvallis

CropSELECT

Cereals, Pseudocereals, Oilseeds
Industrial, Fiber
Forages
Vegetables
Small Fruits
Tree Fruits and Nuts
Herb, Aromatic, Medicinal, and Bioactive

North Willamette Research and Extension Center

Extension office

 

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)

Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Barley - - -
Corn 2 D D
Oats 4 162 12576
All Wheat 12 3615 373901
Winter Wheat 9 3024 324051
Spring Wheat 5 591 49850
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 199 6828 15394
Alfalfa Hay 9 390 2620
Small Grain Hay 20 896 1515
Tame Hay 128 3802 7851
Wild Hay 53 1740 3408
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 14 1100 9322
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 5 239 4157
Field and Grass Seed Crops Farms Acres Yield
All Field and Grass Seed Crops 49 39946 X
Bentgrass Seed 1 D D
Fescue Seed 28 12154 18028185 Ibs
Kentucky Bluegrass Seed - - -
Orchardgrass Seed 11 4388 2971392 Ibs
Red Clover Seed 3 399 202700 Ibs
Ryegrass Seed 39 21137 37456652 Ibs
Vetch Seed 3 125 121000 Ibs
White Clover Seed 2 D D
Other Field and Grass Seed Crops 3 D D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Mint for Oil 5 376 32236 Ibs
Safflower 1 D D
Sunflower Seed 1 D D
Sugarbeets for Seed 6 262 630016 Ibs
Other 2 D X
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 16 1106  
Beets 1 D  
Broccoli 6 D  
Head Cabbage - -  
Cantaloupes 3 D  
Carrots 2 D  
Cauliflower 4 19  
Cucumbers and Pickles 7 3  
Eggplant 1 D  
Garlic 1 D  
Fresh Cut Herbs 1 D  
Kale 3 D  
All Lettuce 4 D  
Dry Onions 3 2  
Green Onions 2 D  
Chinese Peas - -  
Green Peas 4 2  
Sweet Peppers 3 3  
Hot Peppers 3 3  
Potatoes 5 46  
Pumpkins 19 909  
Rhubarb 1 D  
Spinach 2 D  
Squash 9 220  
Sweet Corn 28 2924  
Tomatoes 15 8  
Watermelons 3 3  
Other Vegetables 7 4  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 58 63  
Apricots 2 D  
Sweet Cherries 21 16  
Tart Cherries 9 D  
Figs 8 3  
Grapes 58 423  
Kiwifruit 4 1  
Nectarines 2 D  
Peaches 9 11  
Pears 40 16  
Persimmons 5 1  
Plums and Prunes 23 4  
Other Noncitrus Fruit 11 4  
All Nuts 58 901  
Chestnuts 9 30  
Hazelnuts 42 845  
English Walnuts 15 26  
Blackberries and Dewberries 10 D  
Tame Blueberries 27 241  
Boysenberries 2 D  
Currants 1 D  
Loganberries 1 D  
Raspberries 6 D  
Strawberries 13 D  
Other Berries 2 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)
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 8 D 4 17404
Cuttings, Seedlings, Liners, and Plugs 2 - D D
Floriculture Crops 23 120013 11 628575
Bedding/Garden Plants 16 D 5 600066
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 2 - D D
Foliage Plants 1 D - D
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D D D
Vegetable Seed 11 D 444 659294
Flower Seeds 1 - D D
Greenhouse Crops 5 167830 X 1258640
Nursery Stock 29 85820 59 1145675
Cut Christmas Trees 90 X 6997 NA

*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
Wheat 32 4338 334384 bu
Spring Wheat 13 679 38224 bu
Winter Wheat 29 3659 296160 bu
Oats 21 1584 170759 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 56 (D) (X)
Bentgrass Seed 4 290 140650 lbs
Fescue Seed 28 8501 9057434 lbs
Orchardgrass Seed 17 6078 4594330 lbs
Ryegrass Seed 44 18475 28112770 lbs
Other Seeds 5 2670 (D)
Total Hay* 222 8157 18005 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 11 570 1686 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 16 241 580 tons, dry
Tame Hay 156 5637 11482 tons, dry
Wild Hay 55 1123 2236 tons dry
Grass Silage 8 586 6065 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 5 525 15032 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 25 3080  
Beets 6 202  
Broccoli 8 (D)  
Cantaloupes 6 7  
Cucumbers & Pickles 6 3  
Eggplant 3 (D)  
Garlic 7 3  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 6 2  
Lettuce and Romaine 4 10  
Dry Onions 6 3  
Green Peas 3 1  
Hot Peppers 5 1  
Sweet Peppers 9 4  
Pumpkins 6 (D)  
Squash 16 881  
Sweet Corn 37 5735  
Tomatoes 14 6  
Watermelons 3 (D)  
Potatoes 6 3 686 bu
Sugar Beets for Seed 12 687 1878860 bu
Other Vegetables 5 15  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 61 62 8744 trees
Cherries Total 22 18 1447 trees
Sweet Cherries 19 14 1124 trees
Tart Cherries 10 4 323 trees
Grapes 47 242 146259 vines
Kiwifruit 5 7 1314 trees
Peaches 4 8 (D)
Pears 23 7 298 trees
Plums and Prunes 11 5 392 trees
Filberts and Hazelnuts 30 493 64598 trees
English Walnuts 10 23 935 trees
Other Fruits and Nuts 8 27 2171 trees
Blackberries 7 3 7650 lbs
Tame Blueberries 18 109 918335 lbs
Raspberries 7 2 1046 lbs
Strawberries 13 17 103130 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 6 2 (X)
Mint for Oil 17 2925 203812 lbs
Other 3 9 (X)
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 147 194610 6212 23476
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 46 (X) 661 (X)
Florculture Crops 26 70812 40 664
Bedding/Garden Plants 11 49522 (D) 414
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 13 (D) (D) 150
Potted Flowering Plants 6 10090 - (D)
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 5 - 13 (D)
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 86 (X) 1983 20337
Mushrooms 4 (D) (X) (D)
Nursery Crops 20 39780 149 1628
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 9 - 189 215
Greenhouse Vegetables 6 36400 (X) 158
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 56 (D) 3839 207

*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: July 26, 2012

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