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Tangipahoa

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Tangipahoa

Total population (2010 census): 121,097
Total population (1990 census): 85,709
County seat: Amite

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 5 299 48439
Wheat 1 D D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 1 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 510 27768 62960
Small Grain Hay 72 D 8490
Tame Hay 390 18747 47223
Wild Hay 88 6018 D
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 39 2742 8546
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 12 913 15161
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 1 D D
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 2 D  
Green Lima Beans 1 D  
Snap Beans 11 6  
Broccoli 9 D  
Head Cabbage 4 17  
Cantaloupes 2 D  
Cauliflower 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 12 14  
Eggplant 5 10  
Garlic 2 D  
All Lettuce 9 9  
Mustard Greens 3 D  
Okra 1 D  
Dry Onions 2 D  
Green Peas 1 D  
Green Southern Peas/ Cowpeas 4 4  
Sweet Peppers 7 D  
Potatoes 3 2  
Squash 12 10  
Sweet Corn 10 8  
Sweet Potatoes 3 2  
Tomatoes 16 13  
Turnips 6 1  
Watermelons 6 10  
Other Vegetables 2 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Blackberries and Dewberries 6 D  
Tame Blueberries 9 10  
Raspberries 2 D  
Strawberries 26 126  
All Nuts 16 282  
Pecans, Improved 4 180  
Pecans, Native and Seedling 12 D  
Apples 2 D  
Figs 6 1  
Grapes 1 D  
Peaches 8 1  
Pears 2 D  
Persimmons 2 D  
Plums and Prunes 2 D  
Other Noncitrus Fruit 2 D  
Grapefruit 2 D  
Oranges 3 9  
Tangerines 1 D  
Other Citrus Fruit 4 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)
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 2 - D D
Cuttings, Seedlings, Liners, and Plugs 4 D - D
Cut Christmas Trees 3 X 3 NA
Nursery Stock 14 177808 565 10236773
Greenhouse Crops 2 D X D
Flower Seed 1 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 6 11200 D 549000
Foliage Plants 3 13776 D 202084
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 - 9 D
Vegetable Seed 1 D D D
Floriculture Crops 17 74816 30 D
Bedding and Garden Plants 9 49840 10 260395

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 19 1322 131070 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 3 140 4200 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 3 50 X
Bahia Grass Seed 3 50 D
Total Hay* 467 26505 66785 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 4 92 293 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 74 3278 7994 tons, dry
Tame Hay 334 17944 46263 tons, dry
Wild Hay 92 3619 7998 tons dry
Grass Silage 25 1572 12710 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 35 2397 33142 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 10 282 2535 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 10 31  
Head Cabbage 8 166  
Cucumbers and Pickles 7 147  
Okra 3 D  
Hot Peppers 4 18  
Sweet Peppers 14 235  
Squash 7 27  
Sweet Corn 4 D  
Tomatoes 3 1  
Watermelons 8 166  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 3 Z 25 trees
Figs 4 2 175 trees
Grapes 7 5 2815 vines
Peaches 3 D D
Pears 3 1 D
Pecans 14 119 1740 in shell
Other Fruits and Nuts 3 14 546
Blackberries 3 5 2800 lbs
Tame Blueberries 5 8 13900 lbs
Strawberries 25 164 1478040 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 43 619570 928 6154
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 16 X 50 X
Floriculture Crops 24 565388 D 3605
Bedding and Garden Plants 14 156136 11 1392
Foliage Plants 14 179932 D 813
Potted Flowering Plants 13 229320 27 1400
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 6 X 38 10
Nursery Crops 18 30720 851 2489
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 10280 X 10

*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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