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Rockbridge

Total population (2010 census): 22307
Total population (1990 census): 18350
County seat: Lexington

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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 18 930 87964
Wheat 5 306 12969
Barley 5 320 23636
Oats - - -
Grain Legumes and Grass Seed Farms Acres Yield
Sunflower Seed 2 D D
Fescue Seed 2 D D
Soybeans for Beans 3 430 D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 492 26906 67290
Alfalfa Hay 52 1968 10592
Small Grain Hay 29 822 1692
Tame Hay 396 21578 51447
Wild Hay 73 2538 3559
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 13 909 2689
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 33 1507 20754
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 3 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 2 D  
Potatoes 3 D  
Radishes 1 D  
Sweet Corn 3 D  
Tomatoes 3 D  
Apples 4 7  
Blackberries and Dewberries 3 7  
Raspberries 3 D  
Grapes 7 33  
Pears 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 Stock 4 - 15 D
Floriculture Crops 5 114714 D 666857
Bedding/Garden Plants 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 1 D - D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 13 X 229 NA

*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 31 1011 89277 bu
Wheat 5 80 3506 bu
Barley 6 114 4160 bu
Oats 4 D 1841 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 6 256 10892 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 458 26200 48034 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 103 2408 6471 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 35 791 1569 tons, dry
Tame Hay 383 20064 35708 tons, dry
Wild Hay 50 1786 2533 tons dry
Grass Silage 24 1151 5264 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 48 2230 25392 tons, grn
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 10 62 7587 trees
Pears 5 54 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 12 283028 24 880
Floriculture Crops 5 D D 837
Bedding/Garden Plants 4 D D 100
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 6 X 8 18

*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 18, 2012

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