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Butte

Total population (2010 census): 220,000
Total population (1990 census): 182,120
County seat: Oroville

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CropSELECT

Cereals, Pseudocereals, Oilseeds
Industrial, Fiber
Forages
Vegetables
Small Fruits
Tree Fruits and Nuts
Herb, Aromatic, Medicinal, and Bioactive

 

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield
Barley - - -
Maize=Corn 6 1317 164576
Sorghum 1 D D
Wheat for Grain, Total 15 2499 175201
Spring Wheat 2 D D
Winter Wheat 14 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 95 5683 25360
Alfalfa Hay 20 1349 7782
Small Grain Hay 41 1601 4387
Tame Hay 37 2461 12606
Wild Hay 7 272 585
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 14 342 3124
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 4 250 8906
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 9 563 11172 cwt
Dry Lima Beans 3 372 8640 cwt
Rice 217 97845 8463505 cwt
Wild Rice 6 1050 17181 cwt
Safflower 4 220 D
Sunflower Seed 5 D 301200 Ibs
Other 2 D X
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 1 D  
Snap Beans 1 D  
Broccoli 3 1  
Cantaloupes 11 12  
Daikon 1 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 7 D  
Eggplant 1 D  
Garlic 5 2  
Fresh Cut Herbs 3 Z  
Okra 4 1  
All Lettuce 2 D  
Mustard Greens 4 11  
Dry Onions 4 7  
Green Onions 2 D  
Sweet Peppers 8 D  
Hot Peppers 9 1  
Potatoes 3 12  
Pumpkins 7 53  
Radishes 2 D  
Spinach - -  
Squash 13 15  
Sweet Corn 5 D  
Tomatoes 24 15  
Turnips - -  
Watermelons 2 D  
Other Vegetables 9 36  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 40 76  
Apricots 18 18  
Avocados 1 D  
Sweet Cherries 19 15  
Figs 5 D  
Grapes 30 433  
Guavas 1 D  
Kiwifruit 68 1019  
Nectarines 17 6  
Olives 82 1634  
Peaches 74 1942  
Pears 14 16  
Persimmons 29 113  
Pluots 4 D  
Plums 28 306  
Prunes 90 9859  
Pomegranates 7 52  
Other Noncitrus Fruit 11 9  
All Citrus Fruits 57 355  
Grapefruit 4 D  
Lemons 7 D  
Limes 3 D  
Oranges 34 185  
Tangerines 28 115  
All Nuts 825 74210  
Almonds 431 42049  
Chestnuts 4 57  
Pecans 18 216  
Pistachios 23 1091  
English Walnuts 483 30798  
Blackberries and Dewberries 19 34  
Tame Blueberries 4 D  
Boysenberries 8 4  
Loganberries 1 D  
Raspberries 1 D  
Strawberries 9 17  
Other Berries 1 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)
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 2 - D D
Cuttings, Seedlings, Liners, and Plugs 2 D - D
Floriculture Crops 21 38761 17 970891
Bedding and Garden Plants 16 16484 10 D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 9 D 5 475129
Foliage Plants 5 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 2 D D D
Greenhouse Crops 2 D X D
Nursery Stock 23 D 215 8526631
Vegetable Seeds 5 - 328 404640
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 15 X 174 NA

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 8 1055 138556 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 23 3869 244982 bu
Popcorn 3 3 6100 lbs shelled
Rice 265 102410 8392831 cwt
Safflower 17 2779 5734200 lbs
Sunflower Seed 9 536 848684 lbs
Wild Rice 7 1754 1029360 lbs
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 25 2455 53620 cwt
Dry Lima Beans 12 705 17889 cwt
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 109 6343 22384 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 31 2114 13099 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 43 2065 4799 tons, dry
Tame Hay 36 1199 2867 tons, dry
Wild Hay 14 D 1074 tons dry
Grass Silage 6 D 1638 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 3 D D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 9 D  
Beets 5 2  
Sugar Beets for Sugar 3 307 5494 tons
Head Cabbage 3 1  
Cantaloupes 11 31  
Carrots 3 1  
Chinese Peas 3 D  
Cucumbers & Pickles 8 D  
Eggplant 6 1  
Garlic 6 2  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 8 13  
Honeydew Melons 3 2  
Lettuce and Romaine 10 7  
Dry Onions 4 D  
Okra 3 1  
Sweet Peppers 9 2  
Pumpkins 8 85  
Squash 14 119  
Sweet Corn 14 11  
Tomatoes 29 127  
Mixed Vegetables 20 19  
Watermelons 13 35  
Other Vegetables 7 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 39 444 83426 trees
Apricots 13 34 D
Cherries, Total 12 6 565 trees
Sweet Cherries 11 D D
Figs 4 D D
Grapes 35 477 216713 vines
Kiwifruit 113 1475 223918 trees
Nectarines 17 92 14736 trees
Olives 97 2573 202829 trees
Peaches 78 2441 284576 trees
Pears 16 28 4044 trees
Persimmons 29 96 11110 trees
Plums and Prunes 175 16138 1896736 trees
Pomegranates 4 1 D
Oranges 33 228 228 trees
Other Tangerines 23 64 8320 trees
Almonds 468 45911 3837362
Pecans 10 218 12190 in shell
Pistachios 20 562 70193 in shell
English Walnuts 484 27288 1090006 in shell
Blackberries 7 11 30600 lbs
Boysenberries 5 4 7650 lbs
Raspberries 3 1 D
Strawberries 11 34 268280 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 8 13 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 98 168765 352 5198
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 78 X 300 X
Floriculture Crops 51 144987 32 1220
Bedding and Garden Plants 21 103150 16 749
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 14 D D 42
Foliage Plants 9 19337 D 229
Potted Flowering Plants 12 D 10 200
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 6 D 8 74
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 14 X 51 126
Nursery Crops 32 21358 143 3129
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 3 D D 3
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 9 D 48 11

*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: August 08, 2012

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