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Total population (2010 census): 14399
Total population (1990 census): 10189
County seat: Elk Point

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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 - - -
Maize=Corn 343 130629 15715774
Sorghum 1 D D
Wheat for Grain, Total 9 670 31280
Winter Wheat 9 670 31280
Other Spring Wheat - - -
Oats 10 465 35960
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 321 97226 4037062 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 184 9372 36215
Alfalfa Hay 143 7753 33192
Small Grain Hay 6 184 265
Tame Hay 23 426 816
Wild Hay 40 1009 1942
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 8 694 2490
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 54 2277 27771
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)
Floriculture Crops 5 D - 226000
Bedding/Garden Plants 5 D - D
Potted Flowering Plants 1 D - D

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 373 99061 11292713 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 10 D 10634 bu
Other Spring Wheat 5 237 7665 bu
Winter Wheat 5 79 D
Oats 60 2220 176567 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 392 104287 4011156 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 189 8652 25890 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 160 6374 22183 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 15 313 450 tons, dry
Tame Hay 35 959 1371 tons, dry
Wild Hay 28 714 1279 tons dry
Grass Silage 8 292 1818 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 52 2933 38692 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage 3 64 803 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Cantaloupes 3 D  
Eggplant 1 D  
Sweet Corn 3 13  
Tomatoes 3 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 3 D 29 D
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 3 X 15 X

*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 09, 2012

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