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Mecklenburg

Total population (2010 census): 32727
Total population (1990 census): 29241
County seat: Mecklenburg

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

 

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 23 984 46990
Sorghum for Grain 2 D D
Wheat 28 2182 110109
Barley 3 100 6790
Oats 23 620 48874
Rye 6 82 2235
Grain Legumes and Field Seed Farms Acres Yield
Fescue Seed 3 60 30000
Soybeans for Beans 46 11353 233260 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 340 22902 44389
Alfalfa Hay 15 422 460
Small Grain Hay 102 4906 13033
Tame Hay 276 16299 29668
Wild Hay 42 1275 1228
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 16 744 2526
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 2 D D
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 6 598 9882
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans NA NA  
Snap Beans 7 3  
Cantaloups 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 1 D  
Sweetpotatoes - -  
Sweet Corn 8 4  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
All Nuts 3 D  
Hazelnuts 2 D  
Watermelons 9 17  
Apples 3 1  
Grapes 5 39  
Peaches 4 14  
Plums and Prunes 5 9  
Blackberries and Dewberries 3 9  
Tame Blueberries 3 D  
Strawberries 2 D  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 59 3562 7839673 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)
Tobacco Plants Sold For Transplant 17

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Floriculture Crops 4 D D D
Bedding/Garden Plants 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 2 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested - X - NA
Nursery Stock 3 D D 410000
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 1 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 45 916 62655 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 3 D D
Wheat 92 2838 126786 bu
Barley 5 155 9535 bu
Oats 32 449 26121 bu
Rye 5 87 2380 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 72 7740 195637 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 348 21565 39034 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 38 773 2590 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 133 4606 9201 tons, dry
Tame Hay 284 14713 25124 tons, dry
Wild Hay 45 1357 1859 tons dry
Grass Silage 6 116 781 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 13 1129 11748 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 4 D  
Snap Beans 6 8  
Cantaloups 3 8  
Cucumbers and Pickles 5 18  
Sweetpotatoes 4 6 1001 bu
Sweet Corn 8 85  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 6 7 231 trees
Grapes 4 1 D
Peaches 3 3 46 trees
Blackberries 3 D D
Strawberries 4 12 D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 233 6716 15266937 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 21 1156830 D 4527
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 3 X 2 X
Floriculture Crops 12 1119500 D 3184
Bedding/Garden Plants 11 D D 2055
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 3 X D 6
Nursery Crops 6 D 1 D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 6 20330 D 157

*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 17, 2012

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