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California CropMAP

Total population (1990 census): 29,760,021
State Capital: Sacramento

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Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 958 256292 42230303 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 76 13568 990634 bu
Wheat 2065 581071 42372177 bu
Durum Wheat for Grain 353 134710 12490437 bu
Barley 574 129549 7475447 bu
Canola 5 798 1715185 lbs
Oats 193 24167 1991198 bu
Popcorn 12 1426 3191010 lbs shelled
Rice 1544 514081 41457650 cwt
Rye 7 693 19458 bu
Safflower 540 134920 296716365 lbs
Sunflower Seed 135 23780 29689822 lbs
Wild Rice 39 10501 8237568 lbs
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 413 60153 1173449 cwt
Dry Lima Beans 366 67932 1630388 cwt
Dry Edible Peas 7 697 1131050 lbs
Dry Cowpeas and Dry Southern Peas 199 19509 581483 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 243 73152 X
Alfalfa Seed 145 45993 26112056 lbs
Bermuda Grass Seed 56 17375 7799502 lbs
Ladino Clover Seed 19 D D
Red Clover Seed 6 507 220365 lbs
Ryegrass Seed 3 105 67750 lbs
Sudangrass Seed 30 4845 13377303 lbs
Sugar Beets for Seed 2 D D
Vetch Seed 4 560 106860 lbs
Other Seeds 9 723 498922 lbs
Total Hay* 8636 1698773 8344564 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 4267 944056 6115571 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 3122 268204 668479 tons, dry
Tame Hay 1854 211762 751555 tons, dry
Wild Hay 824 72578 121079 tons dry
Grass Silage 1364 202173 2063643 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 1985 314357 7451051 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 12 2259 42584 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Artichokes 90 10678  
Asparagus 156 34101  
Green Lima Beans 73 11788  
Snap Beans 478 8440  
Beets 185 730  
Broccoli 534 118140  
Brussels Sprouts 32 3185  
Chinese Cabbage 193 5682  
Head Cabbage 252 13720  
Cantaloups 444 59408  
Carrots 383 86319  
Cauliflower 245 37453  
Celery 175 25403  
Chicory 8 1140  
Chinese Peas 234 4852  
Collards 47 620  
Green Cowpeas 8 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 431 9405  
Daikon 6 66  
Eggplant 290 1666  
Endive 37 3880  
Escarole 2 D  
Garlic 320 27831  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 275 4589  
Honeydew Melons 132 29948  
Kale 101 1939  
Lettuce and Romaine 866 225256  
Mustard Greens 109 3921  
Dry Onions 477 40878  
Green Onions 162 6129  
Okra 92 80  
Parsley 95 3062  
Green Peas 101 3838  
Hot Peppers 304 8074  
Sweet Peppers 460 18985  
Pimientos 2 D  
Potatoes 304 43503 15518994 cwt
Sweetpotatoes 100 7010 2403527 bu
Pumpkins 334 4950  
Radishes 104 1806  
Rhubarb 2 D  
Spinach 185 17723  
Squash 710 8979  
Sugar Beets for Sugar 449 103611 2924151 tons
Sweet Corn 488 27290  
Tomatoes 1747 307763  
Turnips 71 675  
Turnip Greens 17 92  
Mixed Vegetables 386 1170  
Watercress 5 120  
Watermelons 372 17082  
Other Vegetables 490 9809  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 2710 45555 8140379 trees
Apricots 1663 23454 2588104 trees
Avocados 5036 69784 6304753 trees
Cherries, Total 1173 19748 2160061 trees
Sweet Cherries 1151 19675 2154649
Tart Cherries 36 D D
Dates 157 6302 302284 trees
Figs 405 20007 1688560
Grapes 10130 870527 472424647 trees
Guavas 25 D D
Kiwifruit 449 5854 898157 trees
Mangoes 2 D D
Nectarines 1267 40427 5800178 trees
Olives 1363 37714 3067289 trees
Passion Fruit 5 D D
Peaches 2537 76317 11321725 trees
Pears 1047 21249 3159283 trees
Persimmons 931 3459 342606
Plums and Prunes 3047 148804 18399119
Peanuts 3 D D
Pomegranates 327 4198 586410 in shell
Other Noncitrus Fruits 320 2985 289205
Grapefruit 1279 22548 2464265
Kumquats 26 60 D
Lemons 1824 58834 6918129
Limes 527 D 97521
Oranges 5640 221169 25948604
Tangelos 344 3606 424185
Honey Tangerines 4 D D
Other Tangerines 573 6389 769476
Other Citrus Fruits 296 2176 272115
Almonds 6024 540222 48875830
Filberts and Hazelnets 5 7 D
Macadamia Nuts 238 337 23456
Pecans 300 3181 127622 in shell
Pistachios 1015 91395 10602020
English Walnuts 6192 232455 10472744 in shell
Other Fruits and Nuts 5 14 877
Other Nuts 224 1772 83586
Blackberries 188 484 3928613 lbs
Tame Blueberries 33 196 562812 lbs
Boysenberries 120 224 1348678 lbs
Currants 10 102 409390 lbs
Raspberries 235 1593 8590862 lbs
Strawberries 755 27582 1291521496 lbs
Other Berries 21 139 1302939
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Cotton 1833 1036316 2543194 bales
Herbs, Total 305 5177 X
Herbs, Dried 32 588 597265
Jojoba Harvested 13 576 185428 lbs
Mint for Oil 5 417 25898 lbs
Other 83 3342 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 4988 173192317 90544 2210574
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 3399 X 76375 X
Floriculture Crops 2616 128923926 17250 1047812
Bedding and Garden Plants 764 23863752 4520 324730
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 1245 66377505 10966 368056
Foliage Plants 408 14109129 1068 134880
Potted Flowering Plants 513 24573540 696 220146
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 125 459919 1214 19102
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 564 X 6872 24166
Mushrooms 81 10052017 X 206753
Nursery Crops 1369 20417744 21643 660558
Sod Harvested 60 X 13665 124487
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 224 437825 21539 44677
Greenhouse Vegetables 198 11526335 X 64910
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 383 1374551 8363 18108

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