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St. Tammany

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St. Tammany

Total population (2010 census): 233,740
Total population (1990 census): 144,500
County seat: Covington

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)
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 132 4913 10963
Alfalfa Hay 5 29 44
Tame Hay 118 4698 10593
Wild Hay 10 186 326
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 11 4  
Broccoli - -  
Head Cabbage 2 D  
Cantaloupes 7 1  
Cauliflower 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 12 3  
Mustard Greens 2 D  
Green Southern Peas/ Cowpeas 7 1  
Potatoes 8 2  
Sweet Corn 12 9  
Sweet Potatoes 2 D  
Tomatoes 13 6  
Watermelons 7 7  
Other Vegetables - -  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Blackberries and Dewberries 4 D  
Tame Blueberries 28 36  
Loganberries 2 D  
Strawberries 3 2  
Other Berries 1 D  
Pecans 13 69  
Apples 2 D  
Figs 1 D  
Pears 3 D  
Grapefruit 3 Z  
Lemons 5 D  
Oranges 2 D  
Tangerines 6 8  
Other Citrus Fruit 6 3  
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)
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 3 D 6 -
Cuttings, Seedlings, Liners, and Plugs 1 - D D
Foliage Plants 2 D - D
Nursery Stock 20 55200 171 2732852
Greenhouse Crops 2 D X D
Potted Flowering Plants 8 D 7 203789
Mushrooms 1 D X D
Cut Christmas Trees 10 X 114 NA
Floriculture Crops 19 366788 21 3433867
Bedding and Garden Plants 11 333400 D 3100200

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 4 9 D
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 138 5521 14556 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 3 75 D
Tame Hay 97 3933 11502 tons, dry
Wild Hay 39 1386 2363 tons dry
Grass Silage 4 D 161 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 3 D  
Potatoes 5 5 1000 cwt
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Figs 5 3 143 trees
Grapes 5 5 1863 vines
Pears 3 2 D
Other Tangerines 1 D D
Pecans 9 25 267 in shell
Tame Blueberries 9 12 20012 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 67 667850 1190 7808
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 43 X 623 X
Floriculture Crops 32 528270 28 3467
Bedding and Garden Plants 20 370960 13 2752
Foliage Plants 12 125110 5 499
Potted Flowering Plants 6 D 10 D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 6 X 43 116
Nursery Crops 40 133868 512 3096
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 7 D 56 73

*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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