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Adams County

Total population (2010 census): 34,387
County seat: Decatur

Extension office

CropSELECT

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

Crop Statistics (US Census of Agriculture)

  2007 2002 1997
Cereals Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn (bushels) 564 63,056 8,783,390 581 68,919 6,331,998 696 70784 9626844
Wheat (bushels) 230 11368 654,454   8,550 541,909 285 11593 697543
Barley for grain (bushels) - - -   24 960 NA    
Oats (bushels) 117 1221 61380   1,390 87,035 134 1390 86789
Popcorn (pounds, shelled) 8 253 751,918   218 379,000 NA    
Forages Farms Acres Yield   Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Hay - all hay including alfalfa, other tame, small grain, and wild (tons, dry) 469 8379 21051   10,187 31,227 407 10073 30345
Alfalfa hay (tons, dry) 425 7394 19231   9,198 29,467 348 7159 23451
Small grain hay (tons, dry) 15 225 248   180 106 78 736 1518
Other tame hay (tons, dry) 50 513 758   765 1,600 62 747 1392
Wild hay (tons, dry) 7 45 38   44 54 4 45 74
All haylage, grass silage, and greenchop (tons, green) 11 514 2568   827 4,439 NA    
Haylage or greenchop from alfalfa or alfalfa mixtures (tons, green) 7 475 D   731 3,818 NA    
Other haylage, grass silage, and greenchop (tons, green) 4 39 D   96 621 NA    
Forage - land used for all hay and all haylage, grass silage, and greenchop (tons, dry equivalent) 470 8549 22320   10,370 33,422 NA    
Grass Silage             34 1386 11729
Corn for silage or greenchop (tons) 6 196 3625   4,793 63,356 121 3135 47680
Sorghum for silage or greenchop (tons) 7 101 629   79 575 12 118 958
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield   Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Soybean (bushels) 557 72645 3517206   103,654 4,140,480 649 85457 3665042
Dry edible beans, excluding limas (cwt) - - -   (D) (D) NA    
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield   Acres Yield Farms Acres  
Snap Bean 6 5     3   3 1  
Head Cabbage 6 3     4   3 1  
Cantaloupes 17 8     7   4 3  
Cucumbers and pickles 7 3     2   NA    
Dry onions 11 1     (D)   NA    
Peppers, bell 15 7     3   NA    
Peppers, chile 3 1     (D)   NA    
Pumpkins 24 33     30   NA    
Sweet Corn 30 26     36   10 17  
Tomatoes 37 20     12   4 6  
Watermelons 20 8     9   NA    
Potatoes (cwt) 13 2     (D) (D) 3 1 134
Fruits Farms Acres Yield   Acres   Farms Acres Yield
Apples 2 D     1   3 24 840 trees
Grapes NA NA     (Z)        
Peaches, all 3 D     (D)        
Pears, all NA NA     (Z)        
Strawberries 27 7     (D)        
  2007 2002 1997
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops, Cut Christmas Trees Harvested, Mushrooms, and Sod Grown for Sale Farms Sq. ft. under glass Acres in the open Farms Sq. ft. under glass Acres in the open Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops NA NA NA 13 43,121 60 8 67496 D 389
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops NA NA NA 8 (X) 7 4 X D X
Floriculture Crops 22 146364 D 7 (D) (Z) 7 D D 228
Bedding/Garden Plants 11 115424 D 7 31,240 (Z) 7 47109 D D
Foliage plants - - - 2 (D) - NA      
Potted flowering plants 12 30940 D 2 (D) - NA      
Greenhouse vegetables 5 20064   1 (D) (X) NA      
Nursery stock 9 - 108 7 - 59 4 - D D
  2007 2002 1997
Woodland Crops Farms Acres Trees cut Farms Acres Trees cut Farms Acres Trees cut
Cut Christmas trees - - - 3 15   NA    
  Farms Number taps Gallons Farms Number taps Gallons Farms Number taps Gallons
Maple syrup 3 72 15 2 D D NA    

*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.


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