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Portage County

Total population (2010 census): 70019
Total population (1990 census): 61405
County seat: Stevens Point

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 421 39027 5545862
Wheat for Grain, Total 14 717 29081
Spring Wheat 2 D D
Winter Wheat 12 D D
Barley 9 120 4790
Oats 106 2079 93149
Proso Millet 1 D D
Rye 28 947 27687
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Sunflower Seed 2 D D
Soybean 101 9666 393787 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 636 39955 86198
Alfalfa Hay 530 32179 72617
Small Grain Hay 55 1166 2075
Tame Hay 109 5481 9062
Wild Hay 56 1129 2444
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 208 20500 114952
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 237 13600 185481
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 4 8  
Snap Bean 55 18159  
Broccoli 2 D  
Brussels Sprouts 2 D  
Carrots 5 D  
Cucumbers & Pickles 10 D  
Garlic 3 Z  
Fresh Cut Herbs 3 Z  
Kale 2 D  
Dry Onions 4 Z  
Green Onions 4 Z  
Green Peas 23 4691  
Sweet Peppers 12 4  
Hot Peppers 9 2  
Potatoes 46 20004  
Pumpkins 20 37  
Squash 13 8  
Sweet Corn 66 220222  
Tomatoes 17 5  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 10 47  
Grapes 3 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 6 D  
Tame Blueberries 4 1  
Cranberries 12 882  
Currants 2 D  
Raspberries 6 2  
Strawberries 5 14  
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)
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 - D D
Floriculture Crops 15 153181 D 1365491
Bedding/Garden Plants 13 D 2 1283291
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 27 X 624 NA
Nursery Stock 9 - 65 634162
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Taps Syrup Produced
Maple Trees Tapped 22 2106 359 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 509 36950 4713466 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 12 207 8925 bu
Spring Wheat 3 D 1885 bu
Winter Wheat 9 D 7040 bu
Barley 26 719 37713 bu
Oats 174 3784 207395 bu
Rye 16 602 14811 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 59 6492 288274 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 5 384 X
Total Hay* 657 54703 121500 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 555 29968 76067 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 68 1476 3113 tons, dry
Tame Hay 102 3992 7741 tons, dry
Wild Hay 43 1078 1247 tons dry
Grass Silage 227 18189 99966 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 296 9195 127730 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 58 13690  
Carrots 5 D  
Cucumbers & Pickles 5 D  
Green Peas 26 2781  
Hot Peppers 3 Z  
Potatoes 70 24939 8858695 bu
Pumpkins 4 13  
Sweet Corn 57 15461  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 11 40 3478 trees
Grapes 5 1 661 vines
Cranberries 13 625 69802lbs
Raspberries 3 Z 1350 lbs
Strawberries 4 D 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 35 38924 891 1637
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 6 X 199 X
Florculture Crops 7 D D 724
Bedding/Garden Plants 6 8923 D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 24 X 368 434
Nursery Crops 7 D 91 282
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 13 D 283 20
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Ginseng 4 3 1745 lbs
Maple Trees Tapped 4 D 4470 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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