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Bedford

Total population (2010 census): 49762
Total population (1990 census): 47919
County seat: Bedford

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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)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 336 20183 2374720 bu
Wheat 55 1179 59627 bu
Barley 55 709 47688 bu
Buckwheat 1 D D
Oats 115 2278 126660 bu
Rye 20 199 8674 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Sorghum for Grain 3 30 2100 bu
Soybeans for Beans 71 3556 156454 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 712 43711 91244 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 353 19168 45220 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 58 1414 3591 tons, dry
Tame Hay 397 20692 39652 tons, dry
Wild Hay 87 2437 2781 tons, dry
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 298 14124 245869 tons, green
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 11 181 1800 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 4 1  
Snap Beans 8 3  
Cantaloups 14 18  
Cucumbers and Pickles 1 D  
Hot Peppers 5 2  
Sweet Peppers 7 D  
Potatoes 14 9  
Pumpkins 12 26  
Squash 6 1  
Sweet Corn 25 140  
Tomatoes 16 13  
Other Vegetables 6 6  
Watermelons 7 6  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 30 900  
Sweet Cherries 7 10  
Tart Cherries 3 D  
Grapes 9 19  
Peaches 19 59  
Pears 7 13  
Nuts 5 24  
Tame Blueberries 9 5  
Raspberries 8 1  
Strawberries 14 9  
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 15 9266 1328
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 D X D
Floriculture Crops 11 64280 D 370774
Bedding and Garden Plants 8 51024 D 322220
Potted Flowering Plants 3 12656 - D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 21 X 543 NA
Nursery Stock 15 10814 155 359035

*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 306 13983 1203111 bu
Wheat 90 1384 67060 bu
Barley 85 1387 86718 bu
Buckwheat 4 70 D
Oats 221 3792 220688 bu
Rye 12 143 6287 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 48 1765 57505 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 741 61168 121401 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 432 25613 61693 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 33 545 952 tons, dry
Tame Hay 436 22789 39757 tons, dry
Wild Hay 41 1015 1278 tons dry
Grass Silage 193 11206 53170 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 338 20575 232615 tons, green
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 19 362 2476 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 7 4  
Cantaloups 11 16  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 1  
Hot Peppers 5 4  
Sweet Peppers 7 3  
Potatoes 12 7 1619 cwt
Pumpkins 9 11  
Squash 3 13  
Sweet Corn 30 143  
Tomatoes 15 7  
Mixed Vegetables 5 7  
Watermelons 5 2  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 28 906 121949 trees
Cherries, Total 6 10 532 trees
Sweet Cherries 6 5 D
Tart Cherries 5 5 D
Grapes 7 8 3536 vines
Peaches 10 25 3124 trees
Pears 8 14 1918 trees
Other Fruits and Nuts 7 65 1330
Strawberries 6 4 17400 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 8 207 9500 taps
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 50 101300 762 1094
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 5 X 14 X
Floriculture Crops 8 85800 D 593
Bedding and Garden Plants 8 51300 D 412
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 31 X 138 316
Nursery Crops 11 D 65 139
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 7680 X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 14 D 555 13

*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 13, 2012

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