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Owyhee

Total population (2010 census): 11,526
Total population (1990 census): 8,392
County seat: Murphy

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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 (bu)
Barley 20 1917 178870
Corn 73 11600 2100889
Oats 10 196 22000
All Wheat 52 6828 708486
Winter Wheat 44 4654 517489
Spring Wheat 12 2174 190997
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 349 63092 306952
Alfalfa Hay 307 48409 281034
Small Grain Hay 26 1610 5757
Tame Hay 35 5187 12437
Wild Hay 28 7886 7724
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 61 9264 263939
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 16 3851 48959
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Cantaloupes 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 4 Z  
Dry Onions 2 D  
Chinese Peas 1 D  
Potatoes 13 1579  
Pumpkins 3 D  
Squash 2 D  
Sweet Corn 7 338  
Tomatoes 2 D  
Watermelons 2 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apricots 2 D  
Sweet Cherries 2 D  
Tart Cherries 2 D  
Grapes 2 D  
Peaches 2 D  
Plums and Prunes 2 D  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Field and Grass Seed Crops 13 1554 X
Alfalfa Seed 11 1179 877054 Ibs
Orchardgrass Seed 1 D D
Red Clover Seed 6 D 143811 Ibs
Triticale 1 D D
Sugarbeets for Sugar 13 2401 83739 tons
Sweet corn for Seed 11 615 1079265 Ibs
Dry Edible Beans 25 2224 48875 cwt
Dry Lima Beans - - -
Dry Edible Peas 1 D D
Other 1 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)
Sod Harvested 1 X D D
Cut Christmas Trees 1 X D NA
Floriculture Crops 2 D D D
Bedding/Garden Plants 2 D D D
Nursery Stock 1 - D D

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 80 4763 728270 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 115 12380 1223329 bu
Spring Wheat 33 3422 285170 bu
Winter Wheat 96 8958 938159 bu
Barley 55 4394 419654 bu
Oats 9 143 8972 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 46 3860 97860 cwt
Dry Edible Peas 3 207 567700 lbs
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 38 3745 X
Alfalfa Seed 35 3432 2073779 lbs
Red Clover Seed 4 253 D
Total Hay* 350 69604 281300 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 309 44956 237716 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 52 2887 7486 tons, dry
Tame Hay 45 6715 11800 tons, dry
Wild Hay 36 13571 20500 tons dry
Grass Silage 18 1475 11388 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 45 2870 69941 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 3 D  
Sugar Beets for Sugar 33 6079 164040 tons
Dry Onions 10 395  
Potatoes 34 5236 2336181 cwt
Sweet Corn 8 329  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 6 71 14114 trees
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Mint for Oil 7 685 53325 lbs of oil
Sweet Corn for Seed 11 380 744916 lbs
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 9 D 216 D
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 7 X 216 X
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 6 D 179 207

*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: July 23, 2012

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