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Northumberland

Total population (2010 census): 12330
Total population (1990 census): 10524
County seat: Heathsville

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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)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 57 15525 951985
Sorghum for Grain      
Wheat 61 12471 816833
Barley 12 1038 95218
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 63 18617 444837 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 20 458 410
Alfalfa Hay 7 D D
Small Grain Hay 2 D D
Tame Hay 9 125 179
Wild Hay 5 191 124
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 6 85 175
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 3 53 349
Fruits and Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Strawberries 3 D  
Grapes 3 D  
Tomatoes 4 3  
Cantaloupes 2 D  
Sweet Corn 2 D  
Sweet Potatoes - -  
Potatoes 2 D  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Upland Cotton 1 D 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)
Floriculture Crops 4 D 3 D
Mushrooms 1 D X D
Bedding/Garden Plants 4 D 3 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 76 10089 1181201 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 4 167 12750 bu
Wheat 72 10369 669482 bu
Barley 32 1851 148136 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 81 17165 418612 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 23 570 1343 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 9 85 218 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 3 D D
Tame Hay 17 453 1055 tons, dry
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 3 26 265 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Sweetpotatoes 3 12 300 bu
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Cotton 7 609 989 bales
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 D 3

*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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