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Westmoreland

Total population (2010 census): 365169
Total population (1990 census): 370321
County seat: Greensburg

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 327 20616 2498924
Wheat 77 1846 74874
Barley 30 325 18090
Buckwheat 4 D D
Emmer and Spelt 1 D D
Oats 186 2825 151960
Rye 15 243 4737
Other Farms Acres Yield
Maple Syrup 7 NA 975 taps, 149 gal
Soybeans for Beans 93 9464 427688 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 765 38306 84599
Alfalfa Hay 379 17134 47502
Small Grain Hay 53 1052 3229
Tame Hay 417 18015 30666
Wild Hay 104 2105 3202
Grass Silage, Haylage, Greenchop 99 7186 33010
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 124 5131 82686
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 8 50 474
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 24 13  
Beets 5 5  
Head Cabbage 6 7  
Cantaloups 8 5  
Carrots - -  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 Z  
Eggplant 1 D  
Garlic 7 5  
Kale 2 D  
Lettuce and Romaine 7 12  
Dry Onions NA NA  
Hot Peppers 10 7  
Sweet Peppers 28 29  
Potatoes 34 33  
Pumpkins 31 138  
Squash 13 7  
Sweet Corn 64 691  
Tomatoes 40 42  
Watermelons 6 D  
Other Vegetables 6 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 40 104  
Sweet Cherries 8 3  
Tart Cherries 9 3  
Grapes 18 25  
Peaches 20 14  
Pears 14 8  
Plums and Prunes 6 3  
Blackberries and Dewberries 7 D  
Tame Blueberries 13 14  
Raspberries 7 17  
Strawberries 8 7  
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 6 10210 X 54835
Floriculture Crops 42 598757 25 3545433
Bedding and Garden Plants 36 484164 D 2865185
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D 14 139000
Foliage Plants 7 D - 17236
Potted Flowering Plants 17 95638 D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 35 X 329 NA
Nursery Crops 31 39320 601 D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 4 D X 46960

*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 389 17867 1178851 bu
Wheat 162 2516 103023 bu
Barley 54 632 28504 bu
Emmer and Spelt 3 6 260 bu
Oats 314 4666 239322 bu
Rye 17 165 7014 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 55 2517 87210 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 746 38985 79022 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 466 17149 41166 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 55 930 1117 tons, dry
Tame Hay 379 14280 24251 tons, dry
Wild Hay 71 1983 2563 tons dry
Grass Silage 86 4643 29783 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 157 5221 53839 tons, green
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 7 98 622 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 7 4  
Beets 8 3  
Head Cabbage 5 D  
Cantaloups 6 2  
Carrots 3 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 10 10  
Eggplant 4 D  
Kale 3 2  
Lettuce and Romaine 3 D  
Dry Onions 3 D  
Hot Peppers 7 3  
Sweet Peppers 18 15  
Potatoes 18 30 6384 cwt
Pumpkins 29 129  
Squash 8 14  
Sweet Corn 64 986  
Tomatoes 19 25  
Other Vegetables 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 39 140 10492 trees
Cherries, Total 17 5 187 trees
Sweet Cherries 16 4 118 trees
Tart Cherries 11 1 69 trees
Grapes 19 13 10624 vines
Peaches 8 4 96 trees
Pears 7 5 265 trees
Other Fruits and Nuts 3 D 60
Tame Blueberries 4 4 D
Raspberries 4 D D
Strawberries 5 5 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)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 93 1214217 875 9572
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 20 X 46 X
Floriculture Crops 48 854651 16 5293
Bedding and Garden Plants 43 524873 5 4446
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 6 D 6 D
Foliage Plants 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 16 320978 5 785
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 15 X 66 551
Nursery Crops 36 101766 741 2271
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 5 D D 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 16, 2012

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