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Polk County

Total population (2010 census): 44205
Total population (1990 census): 34773
County seat: Balsam Lake

Extension office

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 406 51212 4589211
Wheat for Grain, Total 24 1120 39675
Spring Wheat 15 638 16932
Winter Wheat 10 482 22743
Barley 19 544 23901
Rye 16 689 19543
Oats 107 2787 189689
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Sunflower Seed 2 D D
Wild Rice 1 D D
Soybean 170 20822 530917 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 818 42604 61987
Alfalfa Hay 579 30303 47104
Small Grain Hay 49 951 1432
Tame Hay 255 8303 10321
Wild Hay 73 3047 3130
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 157 18304 87738
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 240 11409 132613
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 42 2799  
Beets 5 1  
Broccoli 4 D  
Head Cabbages 6 1  
Carrots 4 1  
Cucumbers and Pickles 8 2  
Eggplant 4 1  
Garlic 3 Z  
Ginseng 1 D  
Fresh Cut Herbs 3 2  
All Lettuce 4 1  
Okra 2 D  
Dry Onions 5 1  
Green Peas 4 1  
Potatoes 9 2  
Pumpkins 12 8  
Sweet Peppers 10 2  
Hot Peppers 6 1  
Radishes 2 D  
Squash 11 4  
Sweet Corn 18 203  
Tomatoes 23 4  
Other Vegetables 3 21  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 41 250  
Grapes 4 7  
Pears 3 D  
Plums and Prunes 5 D  
Raspberries 7 D  
Strawberries 5 2  
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 9 131804 D 539250
Bedding/Garden Plants 8 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 21 X 597 NA
Nursery Stock 9 - 93 382097
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Taps Syrup Produced
Maple Trees Tapped 55 18670 4484 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 600 47349 5501530 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 26 808 24856 bu
Spring Wheat 12 443 9853 bu
Winter Wheat 15 365 15003 bu
Barley 64 1892 87416 bu
Oats 168 3487 163988 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 127 7769 274368 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 898 67817 157112 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 707 36447 102809 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 113 2215 3719 tons, dry
Tame Hay 209 7900 13589 tons, dry
Wild Hay 64 1801 3051 tons dry
Grass Silage 244 19454 101814 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 362 11190 166313 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 14 1126  
Green Peas 3 133  
Potatoes 4 1 330 bu
Pumpkins 7 20  
Sweet Corn 13 253  
Tomatoes 3 D  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 15 D 9841 trees
Raspberries 4 D D
Strawberries 4 Z 240 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 36 154900 685 1803
Florculture Crops 10 D D 936
Bedding/Garden Plants 8 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 13 X 62 180
Nursery Crops 14 D 255 306
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 3 D D D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 10 D 361 D
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 13 315 11938 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 07, 2012

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