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Skagit

Total population (2010 census): 116,901
Total population (1990 census): 79,555
County seat: Mt. Vernon

Extension office

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 Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Barley 20 1100 89349
Corn 1 D D
Oats 8 114 4889
Wheat for Grain, Total 28 4686 401904
Winter Wheat 28 4385 375849
Spring Wheat 4 301 26055
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 314 11421 27302
Alfalfa Hay 8 254 843
Small Grain Hay 5 106 75
Tame Hay 188 7580 20788
Wild Hay 126 3481 5596
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 112 10954 94120
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 42 7395 186154
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 1 D D
Dry Edible Peans 1 D D
Field and Grass Seed Crops 7 897 X
Fescue Seed 2 D D
Ryegrass Seed 6 D 914083 Ibs
Flaxseed 1 D D
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Artichokes - -  
Asparagus 4 2  
Snap Beans 21 12  
Beets 9 15  
Broccoli 4 D  
Head Cabbage 6 52  
Cantaloupes 1 D  
Carrots 8 12  
Cauliflower 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 27 1516  
Eggplant 3 Z  
Garlic 4 1  
Fresh Cut Herbs 3 Z  
Kale 3 1  
All Lettuce 6 5  
Okra 1 D  
Dry Onions 19 9  
Green Onions 4 1  
Chinese Peas 1 D  
Green Peas 37 5203  
Sweet Peppers 2 D  
Hot Peppers 1 D  
Potatoes 37 10353  
Pumpkins 30 496  
Radishes 1 D  
Spinach 3 D  
Squash 11 40  
Sweet Corn 29 389  
Tomatoes 11 1  
Other Vegetables 23 122  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 64 197  
Apricots 2 D  
Sweet Cherries 16 6  
Tart Cherries 1 D  
Figs 4 D  
Grapes 29 55  
Kiwifruit 2 D  
Nectarines 2 D  
Peaches 14 6  
Pears 35 22  
Plums and Prunes 26 8  
Other Noncitrus Fruits 9 6  
All Nuts 20 11  
Chestnuts 1 D  
Hazelnuts 17 6  
English Walnuts 9 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 25 162  
Tame Blueberries 47 1091  
Boysenberries 4 9  
Raspberries 39 602  
Strawberries 18 481  
Other Berries 7 11  
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)
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 5 - D D
Cuttings, Seedlings, Liners, and Plugs 2 D D D
Floriculture Crops 46 2665826 430 45356886
Bedding/Garden Crops 27 D D D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 19 D 238 D
Potted Flowering Plants 5 18386 D D
Greenhouse Crops 10 31914 X 252162
Nursery Stock 42 82877 618 7581013
Sod Harvested 1 X D D
Vegetable Transplants 7 D 7 44450
Vegetable Seeds 24 - 1929 3295194
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 20 X 114 NA

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Wheat for Grain, Total 49 3477 293433 bu
Spring Wheat 4 102 7229 bu
Winter Wheat 48 3375 286204 bu
Barley 20 821 72018 bu
Oats 6 62 5659 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 5 D X
Ryegrass Seed 4 103 119905 lbs
Total Hay* 318 19446 63224 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 20 782 2751 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 7 141 486 tons, dry
Tame Hay 167 5665 12806 tons, dry
Wild Hay 79 2609 4033 tons dry
Grass Silage 113 10249 129450 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 69 6681 174185 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 7 4  
Beets 7 48  
Broccoli 6 D  
Carrots 14 555  
Cucumbers and Pickles 23 2540  
Garlic 6 1  
Green Onions 4 1  
Green Peas 64 10908  
Potatoes 16 6948 2341125 cwt
Pumpkins 11 485  
Spinach 3 D  
Squash 7 61  
Sweet Corn 23 656  
Other Vegetables 4 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 39 357 94944 trees
Cherries, Total 3 D D
Sweet Cherries 3 D D
Grapes 5 D D
Pears 10 5 785 trees
Plums and Prunes 3 Z 16 trees
Filberts and Hazelnuts 5 12 1336 in shell
Blackberries 5 6 20400 lbs
Tame Blueberries 17 330 2178199 lbs
Raspberries 30 1088 6288339 lbs
Strawberries 17 281 2574519 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Other Crops 5 100 X
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 116 1988360 7084 42390
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 74 X 4154 X
Floriculture Crops 39 1875094 687 25810
Bedding/Garden Plants 21 1464122 D 23863
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 15 D 347 1827
Potted Flowering Plants 10 D D 120
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes,and Tubers 12 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 8 X 63 97
Nursery Crops 24 92730 359 3359
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 45 D 3563 5204
Greenhouse Vegetables 5 4436 X 14
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 8 D 35 258

*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: August 07, 2012

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