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Georgia CropMAP

Total population (1990 census): 6,478,216
State Capital: Atlanta

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For CropSELECT see county pages.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 5196 404268 40568303 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 360 27786 1314386 bu
Sorghum for Sirup 10 64 57173 lbs
Wheat 2115 299188 12691834 bu
Barley 28 1504 81992 bu
Canola 36 4766 6033135 lbs
Oats 554 22341 1243367 bu
Proso Millet 13 332 6345 bu
Rye 584 36685 736829 bu
Sunflower Seed 15 273 238114 lbs
Triticale 2 D D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 2864 351359 7078444 bu
Dry Edible Peas 20 346 415500 lbs
Dry Cowpeas and Dry Southern Peas 13 108 1335 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 50 5493 X
Bahia Grass Seed 7 215 45580 lbs
Crimson Clover Seed 1 D D
Fescue Seed 22 928 165494 lbs
Ryegrass Seed 14 362 175288 lbs
Other Seeds 8 D D
Total Hay* 14066 553243 1340678 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 271 7106 21999 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 829 34706 60589 tons, dry
Tame Hay 12475 465283 1173278 tons, dry
Wild Hay 1002 30301 48521 tons dry
Grass Silage 322 15847 108863 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 330 32304 503805 tons, grn
Corn Cut for Dry Fodder 9 228 X
Sorghum Cut for Dry Forage or Hay 4 162 398
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 43 3919 37866 tons, grn
Sorghum Hogged or Grazed 8 165 X
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 8 3  
Green Lima Beans 101 1908  
Snap Beans 263 11957  
Beets 8 D  
Broccoli 8 2  
Head Cabbage 145 6085  
Cantaloups 231 3291  
Carrots 27 473  
Collards 162 4746  
Green Cowpeas 248 2597  
Cucumbers and Pickles 201 11510  
Eggplant 61 704  
Garlic 11 4  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 17 32  
Kale 32 947  
Lettuce and Romaine 9 D  
Mustard Greens 80 2211  
Dry Onions 134 15273  
Green Onions 40 1395  
Okra 162 329  
Green Peas 75 701  
Hot Peppers 54 362  
Sweet Peppers 119 2741  
Pimientos 2 D  
Potatoes 61 1054 224753 cwt
Sweetpotatoes 87 665 163180 bu
Pumpkins 32 199  
Spinach 15 515  
Squash 304 7559  
Sweet Corn 447 14444  
Tomatoes 189 2783  
Turnips 57 1049  
Turnip Greens 90 3100  
Mixed Vegetables 21 227  
Watermelons 684 20009  
Other Vegetables 74 1495  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 325 1627 220857 trees
Apricots 3 1 13 trees
Cherries, Total 23 5 81 trees
Figs 46 17 640
Grapes 296 1270 474836 trees
Kiwifruit 3 D D
Nectarines 16 90 9824 trees
Peaches 360 20694 2100231 trees
Pears 136 174 17642 trees
Persimmons 1 D D
Plums and Prunes 59 90 6371
Peanuts 4695 511954 1284532488 lbs
Pecans 3093 131873 1937785 in shell
Other Fruits and Nuts 50 121 5505
Other Nuts 3 7 316
Blackberries 57 71 82841 lbs
Tame Blueberries 320 3810 9224003 lbs
Raspberries 16 9 12782 lbs
Strawberries 40 74 319321 lbs
Other Berries 3 D 1750
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Cotton 4188 1367620 1764127 bales
Tobacco 1180 41083 85789611 lbs
Other 33 569 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 1287 15875391 25570 219370
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 527 X 20503 X
Floriculture Crops 574 11014959 610 80883
Bedding and Garden Plants 431 6635311 391 56506
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 30 185280 70 970
Foliage Plants 133 988520 101 5710
Potted Flowering Plants 190 3205848 48 17697
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 28 49048 28 174
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 230 X 900 2806
Mushrooms 2 D X D
Nursery Crops 428 4131340 4898 74116
Sod Harvested 72 X 17134 52118
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 18 D 92 D
Greenhouse Vegetables 12 61286 X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 196 204994 1908 2586

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