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Alaska CropMAP

Total population (1990 census): 550,043
State Capital: Juneau

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For CropSELECT see county pages.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Wheat 3 D D
Barley 31 7106 164015 bu
Canola 1 D D
Oats 22 1463 64140 bu
Sunflower Seed 1 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 7 107 X
Austrian Winter Peas 1 D D
Kentucky Bluegrass Seed 2 D D
Timothy Seed 2 D D
Other Seeds 3 D D
Total Hay* 267 24023 28664 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 1 D D
Small Grain Hay 38 D 1198 tons, dry
Tame Hay 235 20222 23746 tons, dry
Wild Hay 29 1146 D
Grass Silage 15 1645 8775 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 7 2  
Beets 6 3  
Broccoli 16 26  
Head Cabbage 16 19  
Carrots 18 60  
Cauliflower 11 6  
Celery 5 1  
Collards 5 4  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 2  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 3 2  
Lettuce and Romaine 16 87  
Mustard Greens 3 2  
Green Onions 2 D  
Green Peas 8 D  
Potatoes 63 814 159056 cwt
Pumpkins 2 D  
Radishes 7 14  
Rhubarb 1 D  
Spinach 3 1  
Squash 10 10  
Sweet Corn 3 1  
Turnips 3 D  
Turnip Greens 2 D  
Mixed Vegetables 6 9  
Other Vegetables 12 27  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 4 2 253 trees
Raspberries 6 3 3148 lbs
Strawberries 9 5 4670 lbs
Other Berries 3 1 550 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 5 D X
Herbs, Dried 2 D D
Other 5 D 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 77 1053170 180 10017
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 13 X 28 X
Floriculture Crops 56 833490 15 8547
Bedding and Garden Plants 52 749252 12 8170
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 4 D 2 39
Foliage Plants 5 D D 63
Potted Flowering Plants 14 56538 D 274
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 5 3000 D 26
Nursery Crops 20 D 134 400
Sod Harvested 1 X D D
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 2 D D D
Greenhouse Vegetables 30 152760 X 989
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 8200 D 31

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
D=Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
X=Not applicable.