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Ford

Total population (2010 census): 14081
Total population (1990 census): 14275
County seat: Paxton

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture) 45
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Buckwheat 1 D D
Maize=Corn 366 144098 25424275 bu
Wheat 39 3477 194373 bu
Oats 3 70 4800 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 51 1151 D
Alfalfa Hay1001 2936
Small Grain Hay 3 76 D
Tame Hay 7 74 151
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 2 D D
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 15 450 8154
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 348 102799 5218610 bu
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 2 D  
Peaches 7 2  
Pears 2 D  
Pecans 2 D  
Raspberries 7 2  
Blackberries and Dewberries 5 2  
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 4 D  
Green Lima Beans 5 1  
Snap Beans 8 D  
Beets 3 Z  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 Z  
Eggplant 3 Z  
Dry Onions 8 1  
Green Onions 5 1  
Sweet Peppers 5 1  
Hot Peppers 8 1  
Potatoes 5 D  
Sweet Corn 9 2  
Tomatoes 8 1  
Other Vegetables 5 1  
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)
Other Nursery Crops 5 300 2 33445
Floriculture Crops 7 40300 - 241500
Bedding/Garden Plants 7 40300 - 241500

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 481 144474 19696593 bu
Wheat 36 1495 98180 bu
Oats 26 688 52099 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 81 1816 5645 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 71 1325 4643 tons, dry
Tame Hay 15 (D) 358 tons, dry
Grass Silage 3 170 1120 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 10 341 6523 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage 4 261 (D)
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 482 145330 6642177 bu
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Sweet Corn 3 1  
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 4 - 3 45
Florculture Crops 3 - (D) (D)
Bedding/Garden Plants 3 - (D) 34

*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: May 31, 2012

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