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Columbia County

Total population (2010 census): 56833
Total population (1990 census): 45088
County seat: Portage

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 710 125903 18448893
Wheat for Grain, Total 201 9894 700255
Spring Wheat 2 D D
Winter Wheat 199 D D
Barley 5 174 8700
Emmer and Spelt 3 6 172
Oats 121 1938 123247
Rye 5 61 2434
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 408 36383 1667148 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 692 28798 73222
Alfalfa Hay 596 24494 64608
Small Grain Hay 30 799 1575
Tame Hay 114 3162 6557
Wild Hay 29 343 482
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 152 14383 100497
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 203 8757 143042
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 3 28 48
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 11 28  
Green Lima Beans 2 D  
Snap Bean 42 1166  
Broccoli 5 1  
Beets 3 1  
Brussel Sprouts 2 D  
Head Cabbage 7 3  
Cantaloupes 16 13  
Carrots 4 1  
Eggplant - -  
Garlic 7 2  
All Lettuce 8 1  
Green Onions 4 1  
Dry Onions 9 2  
Green Peas 18 D  
Hot Peppers 22 4  
Sweet Peppers 26 7  
Potatoes 20 12  
Pumpkins 30 176  
Radishes 2 D  
Squash 23 34  
Sweet Corn 48 1218  
Sweet Potatoes 2 D  
Tomatoes 36 16  
Watermelons 20 17  
Other Vegetables 2 D  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 16 72  
Tart Cherries 2 D  
Grapes 6 D  
Tame Blueberries 3 D  
Raspberries 7 D  
Strawberries 9 4  
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 9 28916 X D
Floriculture Crops 25 130244 9 1185560
Bedding/Garden Plants 23 D D D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 1 D - D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 20 X 685 NA
Nursery Stock 2 - D D
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Maple Syrup 6 624 taps 117 gal
Tobacco 1 D D
Mint for Oil 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 878 109907 14145362 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 170 4762 261512 bu
Spring Wheat 8 160 8773 bu
Winter Wheat 164 4602 252739 bu
Barley 20 376 19724 bu
Oats 277 4778 258562 bu
Rye 9 93 3578 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 448 39536 1700121 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 814 45652 120570 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 716 28042 83599 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 94 1541 3163 tons, dry
Tame Hay 85 2504 6019 tons, dry
Wild Hay 30 502 667 tons dry
Grass Silage 234 13063 81358 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 355 11557 167402 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 4 D  
Green Lima Beans 4 104  
Snap Bean 47 2601  
Beets 3 163  
Cantaloupes 5 16  
Cauliflower 3 D  
Eggplant 4 3  
Dry Onions 3 D  
Green Peas 70 2453  
Hot Peppers 3 D  
Sweet Peppers 6 6  
Potatoes 7 D D
Pumpkins 19 78  
Squash 11 24  
Sweet Corn 108 4384  
Tomatoes 3 D  
Watermelons 8 16  
Other Vegetables 3 D  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 13 52 5667 trees
Cherries, Total 4 2 68 trees
Tart Cherries 4 D D
Grapes 3 1 380 vines
Peaches 3 Z 17 trees
Raspberries 7 2 1562 lbs
Strawberries 5 4 3660 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 33 108400 952 1651
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 5 X 107 X
Florculture Crops 13 98800 12 513
Bedding/Garden Plants 8 56300 D 370
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 6 D 8 D
Potted Flowering Plants 3 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 14 X 58 229
Nursery Crops 4 D D D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 15 D 779 69
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 26 57 122312 lbs
Mint for Oil 4 752 25933 lbs of Oil

*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: June 05, 2012

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