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Fauquier

Total population (2010 census): 65203
Total population (1990 census): 48860
County seat: Warrenton

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CropSELECT

Cereals, Pseudocereals, Oilseeds
Industrial, Fiber
Forages
Vegetables
Fruits and Nuts
Herb, Aromatic, Medicinal, and Bioactive

 

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops (for grain) Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 51 8595 794974
Wheat 12 1143 28118
Barley 18 1218 42754
Oats 11 186 4110
Rye 5 188 3392
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Sunflower Seed, Oil Varieties 2 D D
Soybeans for Beans 30 3619 84278 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 2 D D
Total Hay* 485 42136 78287
Alfalfa Hay 60 2696 7741
Small Grain Hay 33 1358 2467
Tame Hay 401 33643 61294
Wild Hay 76 4439 6785
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 25 1536 4978
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 53 6230 71500
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 4 267 2815
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 10 8  
Celery 1 D  
Cucumebers and Pickles 3 3  
Fresh Cut Herbs 3 Z  
Sweet Peppers 3 Z  
Potatoes 1 D  
Pumpkins 3 11  
Squash 3 2  
Sweet Corn 8 12  
Tomatoes 11 9  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
All Nuts 13 25  
Almonds 2 D  
Chestnuts 4 D  
Hazelnuts 2 D  
Pecans, Improved 3 11  
Pecans, Native and Seedling 4 7  
English Walnuts 6 4  
Apples 27 154  
Apricots 7 D  
Cherries, Sweet 9 2  
Cherries, Tart 9 6  
Grapes 30 190  
Nectarines 6 2  
Peaches 16 73  
Pears 11 2  
Persimmons 2 D  
Plums and Prunes 5 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 5 D  
Tame Blueberries 7 5  
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 - - X -
Flower Seeds 2 - D D
Floriculture Crops 11 143886 33 1140488
Bedding/Garden Plants 8 121577 23 932104
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 5 14289 D 140779
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 7 X D NA
Mushrooms 2 D X D
Nursery Stock 10 D 22 42625
Sod Harvested 2 X D 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.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 95 9123 803327 bu
Wheat 27 1524 66888 bu
Barley 28 1442 87269 bu
Oats 13 191 9625 bu
Rye 3 58 1450 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 49 7722 283024 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 3 D X
Total Hay* 536 42264 80962 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 98 3306 9546 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 30 1595 3926 tons, dry
Tame Hay 440 30693 58022 tons, dry
Wild Hay 79 4026 4654 tons dry
Grass Silage 35 2644 14444 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 78 8145 98753 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 4 216 1600 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Potatoes 3 D D
Sweet Corn 3 12  
Tomatoes 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 32 106 9038 trees
Cherries, Total 12 8 555 trees
Grapes 12 236 152254 trees
Nectarines 3 D D
Peaches 28 52 4045 trees
Pears 11 3 81 trees
Plums and Prunes 11 2 53
Pecans 6 1 17 in shell
Other Fruits and Nuts 4 1 45
Tame Blueberries 3 5 7187 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 38 199100 2836 7311
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 8 X D X
Floriculture Crops 10 D D 1080
Bedding/Garden Plants 5 D 2 D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D 1 1
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D D 362
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 15 X 34 195
Nursery Crops 9 D 74 208
Sod Harvested 3 X D D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 12 D 126 15

*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: April 16, 2012

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