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Pike County

Total population (2010 census): 12,845
County seat: Petersburg

Extension office

Local Markets

CropSELECT

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 111 27074 4124582 bu 152 29996 2547963 bu 195 30553 4199937 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 3 D 28194 bu 4 190 14825 bu 5 121 7852 bu
Wheat 28 1872 96717 bu 66 4942 234460 bu 70 3796 174148 bu
Oats       NA     3 36 2090 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 77 2047 D 91 2857 5483 tons, dry 90 3207 5850 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 17 168 305 tons, dry 21 494 1282 tons, dry 31 847 1763 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 7 137 251 9 D D 7 176 223 tons, dry
Tame Hay 61 1662 2842 tons, dry 63 1872 3662 tons, dry 59 1952 3543 tons, dry
Wild Hay 5 80 D 13 308 298 tons, dry 8 158 D
Grass Silage       NA     3 74 D
Corn for Silage 3 37 470 tons, grn 9 226 4088 tons, grn 6 128 2180 tons, grn
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 127 24802 970511 bu 144 27609 930563 bu 193 25536 1001076 bu
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 2 - D D 6 D D D 4 D D D
Floriculture Crops 6 D 6 D 5 D D D 3 D D D
Bedding/Garden Plants 6 D 6 D 4 18104 D 46 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.


Last Updated: February 24, 2012

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