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Eau Claire County

Total population (2010 census): 98736
Total population (1990 census): 85183
County seat: Altoona

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 437 40221 4734037
Wheat for Grain, Total 8 215 9816
Winter Wheat 6 D D
Barley 10 261 11494
Oats 136 2587 164072
Rye 16 520 19513
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 193 16951 519132 bu
Popcorn 2 D D
Dry Edible Beans 1 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 554 28068 62399
Alfalfa Hay 432 21335 50914
Small Grain Hay 65 1301 2527
Tame Hay 148 4865 8179
Wild Hay 25 567 779
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 149 12299 79777
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 202 5544 77007
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 4 2  
Snap Beans 29 D  
Beets 9 1  
Broccoli 8 1  
Brussels Sprouts 2 D  
Chinese Cabbage 5 2  
Head Cabbage 9 2  
Cantaloupes 6 4  
Carrots 9 4  
Celery 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 14 2  
Daikon 1 D  
Eggplant 9 3  
Garlic 6 2  
Fresh Cut Herbs 5 1  
Honeydew Melons 2 D  
Horseradish 1 D  
Kale 4 1  
Lettuce 10 3  
Mustard Greens 3 Z  
Dry Onions 12 3  
Green Onions 10 2  
Green Peas 7 5  
Parsley 2 D  
Chinese Peas 6 6  
Sweet Peppers 11 2  
Hot Peppers 13 3  
Potatoes 14 3  
Pumpkins 19 D  
Radishes 9 2  
Rhubarb 4 Z  
Spinach 9 2  
Tomatoes 24 4  
Turnips 2 D  
Watermelons 6 1  
Other Vegetables 5 5  
Squash 9 4  
Sweet Corn 21 31  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 17 125  
Grapes 6 D  
Tame Blueberries 7 24  
Raspberries 12 D  
Strawberries 19 29  
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 3 3160 X 24040
Floriculture Crops 9 D 2 D
Bedding/Garden Plants 7 D D D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 - D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 33 X 426 NA
Nursery Stock 4 D 70 291200
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Taps Syrup Produced
Maple Trees Tapped 18 1695 374 gal

*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 505 36965 4461029 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 5 144 5820 bu
Spring Wheat 3 D D
Barley 47 1324 68988 bu
Oats 254 5552 293027 bu
Rye 10 111 3601 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 147 9011 349457 bu
Dry Edible Beans 7 668 12005 cwt
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 628 48964 120832 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 540 30558 86187 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 75 1326 2744 tons, dry
Tame Hay 114 3516 7189 tons, dry
Wild Hay 19 319 455 tons dry
Grass Silage 174 13245 72779 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 273 5365 70541 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Potatoes 3 2 212 bu
Pumpkins 3 D  
Squash 3 D  
Sweet Corn 6 18  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 9 111 D
Raspberries 3 D 1695 lbs
Strawberries 9 17 59247 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 22 D 324 3574
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 4 X 3 X
Florculture Crops 6 D D D
Bedding/Garden Plants 5 426960 D 2412
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 11 X 37 181
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 10 D 286 78
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 4 9 750 Trees Tapped

*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 06, 2012

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