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Lawrence County

Total population (2010 census): 46,134
County seat: Bedford

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

Crop Statistics (US Census of Agriculture)
 

2007

1997

1992

Cereals Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 113 14799 1923959 bu 210 18610 1729070 bu 288 20865 2545956 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed NA     4 154 11770 bu NA    
Wheat 11 1032 45525 bu 51 2538 112692 bu 60 2049 82792 bu
Barley 1 D D 3 21 1200 bu NA    
Oats 3 26 860 bu 7 133 7000 bu 13 168 8402 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 407 18551 34397 tons, dry 572 24104 61233 tons, dry 533 21857 52297 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 152 4721 11119 tons, dry 257 8177 24613 tons, dry 286 9185 22982 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 27 528 1216 tons, dry 56 651 1590 tons, dry 42 693 1466 tons, dry
Tame Hay 272 12389 20819 tons, dry 338 12411 29823 tons, dry 267 10132 24675 tons, dry
Wild Hay 43 913 1243 tons, dry 88 2499 4920 tons, dry 61 1217 1889 tons, dry
Grass Silage       11 366 862 tons, grn 21 630 3852 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 28 831 14671 tons, grn 37 1056 14125 tons, grn 37 702 11297 tons, grn
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 103 17960 539133 bu 165 20293 723627 bu 171 10541 377669 bu
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Snap Bean 6 2   3 D   4 D  
Irish potatoes 3 2   3 D D 3 2 319 cwt
Pumpkins 2 D   3 4   3 D  
Sweet Corn 7 8   3 3   4 15  
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) Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000) Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 4 135 D D 10 D 121 237 3 D 30 48
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 2 X D NA 8 X 30 53 NA      
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops         4 D 91 4 NA      
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco - - - 8 63 93154 lbs 8 28 29604 lbs

*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: February 24, 2012

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