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Schuylkill

Total population (2010 census): 148289
Total population (1990 census): 152585
County seat: Pottsville

Extension office

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 (bu)
Maize=Corn 311 22511 1956586
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 6 148 6000
Wheat 132 5108 233654
Barley 23 458 27571
Oats 110 2209 109675
Rye 27 357 13868
Other Farms Acres Yield
Maple Syrup 3 NA 300 taps, 51 gal
Soybeans for Beans 139 8174 278273 bu
Dry Edible Beans      
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 397 15537 34832
Alfalfa Hay 138 4357 15845
Small Grain Hay 51 1405 2997
Tame Hay 255 8841 15036
Wild Hay 45 934 954
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 6 28 260
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 91 3593 45425
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 5 7  
Green Lima Beans 2 D  
Snap Beans 23 13  
Beets 2 D  
Broccoli 6 D  
Head Cabbage 16 71  
Cantaloups 10 27  
Cauliflower 3 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 10 23  
Eggplant 3 Z  
Dry Onions - -  
Green Onions 4 2  
Green Peas - -  
Hot Peppers 9 18  
Sweet Peppers 25 34  
Potatoes 51 1860  
Pumpkins 47 227  
Squash 8 11  
Sweet Corn 59 325  
Tomatoes 33 34  
Turnips 4 5  
Watermelons 3 D  
Other Vegetables 8 68  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 41 280  
Cherries, Total 9 4+  
Grapes 9 48  
Nectarines 8 10  
Peaches 17 85  
Pears 15 27  
Plums and Prunes 12 14  
Blackberries and Dewberries 3 D  
Tame Blueberries 10 5  
Raspberries 10 2  
Strawberries 16 27  
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 2 D X D
Floriculture Crops 26 1031116 54 D
Bedding and Garden Plants 22 D D D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 5 D D D
Foliage Plants 3 11216 - 30844
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D 5 369562
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 63 X 2860 NA
Nursery Stock 28 15254 666 1931903

*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 325 19904 2006567 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 3 79 4680 bu
Wheat 184 5310 244900 bu
Barley 65 976 62455 bu
Oats 208 3939 261594 bu
Rye 28 305 13232 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 154 6530 255408 bu
Dry Edible Beans 4 24 172 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 334 15625 34598 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 142 4446 13885 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 25 573 802 tons, dry
Tame Hay 259 8328 15439 tons, dry
Wild Hay 14 260 246 tons dry
Grass Silage 44 2018 12676 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 86 2489 38952 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 3 D  
Snap Beans 9 3  
Beets 6 4  
Broccoli 7 5  
Head Cabbage 20 237  
Cantaloups 15 20  
Cauliflower 6 4  
Cucumbers and Pickles 17 39  
Eggplant 3 1  
Dry Onions 4 1  
Green Onions 3 1  
Green Peas 4 2  
Hot Peppers 9 7  
Sweet Peppers 22 76  
Potatoes 37 1254 347582 cwt
Pumpkins 24 101  
Squash 5 D  
Sweet Corn 51 262  
Tomatoes 34 87  
Turnips 3 4  
Watermelons 5 5  
Other Vegetables 5 4  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 42 424 50466 trees
Cherries, Total 6 2 107 trees
Sweet Cherries 5 2 92 trees
Tart Cherries 3 Z 15 trees
Grapes 8 8 4217 vines
Nectarines 3 5 435 trees
Peaches 19 107 10177 trees
Pears 10 17 1965 trees
Plums and Prunes 3 D 31
Tame Blueberries 7 7 10418 lbs
Strawberries 13 29 119177 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 93 567442 2298 5507
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 9 X 39 X
Floriculture Crops 24 559202 D 2348
Bedding and Garden Plants 20 366302 D 1524
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 4 D 3 D
Foliage Plants 5 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 9 92400 D 441
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 58 X 458 1834
Nursery Crops 16 D D 1255
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 31 D 1472 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 15, 2012

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