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Shelby County

Total population (2010 census): 42074
Total population (1996 census): 24824
County seat: Shelbyville

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 129 19839 1821125
Wheat for Grain, Total 27 1859 91618
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 74 17893 386029 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 990 51073 72626
Alfalfa Hay 361 8946 15369
Small Grain Hay 36 1085 2322
Tame Hay 723 37876 51568
Wild Hay 123 3166 3367
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 34 985 2067
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 51 2956 38736
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 3 3  
Snap Bean 21 5  
Broccoli 3 1  
Carrots 2 D  
Cauliflowers 2 D  
Collards 2 D  
Cucumbers & Pickles 11 3  
Eggplant - -  
Fresh Cut Herbs 4 1  
Kale 2 D  
Okra 5 1  
Lettuce and Romaine 6 1  
Chinese Peas 2 D  
Green Peas 2 D  
Hot Peppers 6 1  
Potatoes 13 4  
Pumpkins 13 98  
Spinach 3 1  
Squash 6 2  
Sweet Corn 28 130  
Sweet Potatoes 2 D  
Other Vegetables 5 8  
Tomatoes 30 18  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
All Nuts 7 12  
Pecans 5 D  
Other Nuts 3 D  
Apples 25 32  
Cantaloupes 6 1  
Cherries 7 D  
Grapes 9 16  
Peaches 14 7  
Pears 12 5  
Plums and Prunes 4 D  
Watermelons 4 1  
Blackberries and Dewberries 7 2  
Tame Blueberries 11 13  
Raspberries 4 1  
Strawberries 11 7  
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)
Greenhouse Crops 1 D X D
Floriculture Crops 24 572854 22 2261385
Bedding/Garden Plants 17 400004 16 1513425
Potted Flowering Plants 6 D 3 D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 5 X 35 NA
Tobacco Plants Sold for Transplant 6 40800 - 102100
Nursery Stock 25 D 444 4066600
Sod Harvested 7 X 404 1718960
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 202 2485 5700798 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.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 161 10589 693011 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 84 4756 188447 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 128 15012 381858 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 843 41199 79382 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 360 8930 23192 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 49 1053 2099 tons, dry
Tame Hay 583 27666 48859 tons, dry
Wild Hay 100 2476 3491 tons dry
Grass Silage 31 1074 5226 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 108 4993 55736 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 3 1  
Snap Bean 7 31  
Cucumbers & Pickles 4 2  
Eggplant 4 3  
Kale 3 1  
Lettuce and Romaine 6 7  
Potatoes 7 17 2012 bu
Pumpkins 9 33  
Sweet Corn 6 D  
Tomatoes 8 4  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 12 21 1144 trees
Grapes 6 3 1333 vines
Peaches 5 4 119 trees
Other Fruits and Nuts 3 D 52 lbs
Blackberries 7 4 6211 lbs
Strawberries 3 9 24750 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 49 394950 1319 4600
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 9 X 132 X
Florculture Crops 13 162200 D 1094
Bedding/Garden Plants 10 146200 D 1068
Potted Flowering Plants 3 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 6 X 11 10
Nursery Crops 13 208800 768 2302
Sod Harvested 9 X 491 1107
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 8 D 41 56
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 864 6258 13267703 lbs
Herbs, Total 4 5 X

*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: April 06, 2012

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