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Pennington

Total population (2010 census): 100,948
Total population (1990 census): 81,343
County seat: Rapid City

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)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Barley 3 250 5000
Maize=Corn 12 2711 73400
Sorghum 2 D D
Wheat for Grain, Total 82 90187 2424510
Winter Wheat 82 80276 2220248
Other Spring Wheat 17 9911 204262
Oats 12 825 30100
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 2 D D
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 2 D X
Alfalfa Seed 2 D D
Proso Millet 11 4129 73038 bu
Safflower 13 6462 3318161 Ibs
Sunflower Seed 5 3208 3251040 Ibs
Soybeans for Beans 3 60 600 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 373 75105 68994
Alfalfa Hay 290 55621 54028
Small Grain Hay 40 4152 4764
Tame Hay 53 5540 4744
Wild Hay 97 9792 5458
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 11 963 1555
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 2 D D
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop - - -
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 2 D  
Carrots 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 2 D  
Eggplant 2 D  
Dry Onions 2 D  
Sweet Peppers 2 D  
Hot Peppers 2 D  
Pumpkins 2 D  
Squash 2 D  
Sweet Corn - -  
Tomatoes 6 2  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 2 D  
Tart Cherries 2 D  
Grapes 3 4  
Pears 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 - - - -
Floriculture Crops 6 109689 - D
Bedding/Garden Plants 4 94863 - 1471384
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens - - - -
Foliage Plants 2 D - D
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D - D
Greenhouse Crops 6 9780 X 36165
Sod Harvested 1 X D D
Nursery Stock 2 - D D
Aquatic Plants 1 - D D

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 9 2167 195547 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 6 1285 67581 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 128 78639 1952569 bu
Other Spring Wheat 68 D D
Winter Wheat 108 55164 1329880 bu
Barley 11 463 9888 bu
Oats 28 1952 85378 bu
Proso Millet 10 1988 80990 bu
Safflower 22 7583 3863460 lbs
Sunflower Seed 4 759 545800 lbs
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 4 493 12558 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 7 D X
Alfalfa Seed 5 655 29800 lbs
Total Hay* 414 77747 109761 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 342 54599 85131 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 37 D D
Tame Hay 97 7261 8754 tons, dry
Wild Hay 147 12177 11720 tons dry
Corn for Silage 10 665 4722 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Lettuce and Romaine 1 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 11 112120 167 2070
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 6 X 139 X
Florculture Crops 5 D D D
Bedding/Garden Plants 5 84820 D 1043
Nursery Crops 4 D D 79
Sod Harvested 4 X 161 432
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 D D D

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
D=Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
X=Not applicable.