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St. Landry

Total population (2010 census): 83384
Total population (1990 census): 80312
County seat: Opelousas

Extension office

CropSELECT

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

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 49 16077 2620038
Sorghum 67 18948 1537406
Wheat 51 22935 1388528
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Upland Cotton 10 1684 2858 bales
Rice 55 30202 1758118 cwt
Dry Southern Peas 1 D D
Soybeans for Beans 126 69416 2766903 bu
Sugarcane for Seed 6 570 19250 tons
Sugarcane for Sugar 15 8158 256007 tons
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 392 19319 40018
Alfalfa Hay 3 43 120
Small Grain Hay 17 317 768
Tame Hay 258 13706 28805
Wild Hay 147 5253 10325
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 40 2702 13929
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 8 3  
Broccoli 2 D  
Head Cabbage 2 D  
Cantaloupes 6 D  
Cauliflower 1 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 8 4  
Eggplant 4 1  
Kale 2 D  
Mustard Greens 2 D  
Okra 2 D  
Green Onions 2 D  
Green Southern Peas/ Cowpeas 8 4  
Sweet Peppers 5 2  
Potatoes 8 12  
Squash 4 D  
Sweet Corn 8 23  
Sweet Potatoes 19 577  
Tomatoes 8 5  
Turnips 1 D  
Watermelons 6 31  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Blackberries and Dewberries 4 D  
Tame Blueberries 5 7  
Strawberries 2 D  
All Nuts 53 584  
Pecans, Improved 26 D  
Pecans, Native and Seedling 32 352  
Figs 2 D  
Grapes 2 D  
Peaches 3 2  
Pears 1 D  
Persimmons 4 2  
Kumquats 2 D  
Grapefruit 2 D  
Lemons 2 D  
Limes 2 D  
Oranges 3 2  
Tangerines 2 D  
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 Stock 9 D D D
Greenhouse Crops 2 D X D
Floriculture Crops 4 8280 - 20000
Bedding and Garden Plants 4 8280 - 20000

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 87 22093 2742154 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 7 1176 97008 bu
Wheat 20 4331 172537 bu
Rice 69 27068 1116656 cwt
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 222 103439 3153441 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 330 11624 25891 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 5 88 189 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 10 285 796 tons, dry
Tame Hay 211 7811 18323 tons, dry
Wild Hay 121 3106 6222 tons dry
Grass Silage 11 334 1081 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 5 4  
Cantaloups 3 D  
Green Cowpeas 3 1  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 D  
Okra 6 4  
Potatoes 8 35 3475 cwt
Sweetpotatoes 15 1786 396130 bu
Squash 5 1  
Sweet Corn 7 48  
Tomatoes 5 2  
Watermelons 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Figs 3 5 189 trees
Peaches 5 25 917 trees
Pecans 28 235 3532 in shell
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Cotton 10 1484 2701 bales
Sugarcane for Seed 9 956 26715 tons
Sugarcane for Sugar 14 9196 285019 tons
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 18 D 678 4672
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 9 X 454 X
Floriculture Crops 5 6700 D 44
Bedding and Garden Plants 5 6700 D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 4 X 6 3
Nursery Crops 10 D 631 4462
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 D D D

*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: June 26, 2012

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