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Aroostook

Total population (2010 census): 71870
County seat: Caribou

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CropSELECT

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

Crop Statistics (US Census of Agriculture)

  2007 1997
Cereals Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Wheat for Grain, Total 6 377 15961 bu 10 535 32331 bu
Barley 72 16450 1048914 bu 175 26766 1701510 bu
Buckwheat - - - 1 D D
Canola 14 1364 D 1 D D
Oats 130 26719 1915733 bu 220 20644 1538268 bu
Rye 2 D D 3 84 D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 10 572 15590 bu 14 668 16533 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Timothy Seed 1 D D 1 D D
Total Hay* 256 18206 40454 tons, dry 270 21795 32927 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 19 1602 8072 tons, dry 16 2010 2938 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 22 1255 2190 tons, dry 16 1614 2112 tons, dry
Tame Hay 166 13010 24805 tons, dry 204 12975 20645 tons, dry
Wild Hay 76 2339 5387 tons dry 42 1889 2561 tons dry
Grass Silage 41 5330 14338 tons, grn 31 3307 14010 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 6 602 11202 tons, grn 17 827 12068 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop - - - 3 66 D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 20 11   16 6  
Broccoli 3 D   7 D  
Head Cabbage 2 D   7 6  
Carrots 7 6   6 3  
Cucumbers and Pickles 10 D   15 3  
Garlic 1 D   3 Z  
Green Peas 13 D   49 1927  
Potatoes 221 D   416 65454 17468682 cwt
Pumpkins 16 D   9 20  
Spinach - -   4 D  
Squash 13 D   8 8  
Sweet Corn 23 D   24 44  
Tomatoes 19 10   6 1  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Apples 23 57   19 D 4655 trees
Tame Blueberries 11 41   3 1 D
Raspberries 19 15   9 6 4889 lbs
Strawberries 15 94   13 51 73706 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 24 X 4981 14 134 8948
Other NA     3 D X
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)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops         86 167345 1713 1886
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops         10 X 25 X
Floriculture Crops 20 104169 13 627120 22 137462 D 520
Bedding and Garden Plants 19 91129 D 570320 19 115302 D 430
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 1 - D D 4 7500 D 40
Foliage Plants 3 5520 - D 3 5700 D 15
Potted Flowering Plants 3 7520 - 37500 4 8960 D 36
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 35 X 867 NA 36 X 64 1162
Nursery Crops 17 - 95 345579 14 D D 90
Greenhouse Vegetables 5 4232 X 34986 6 17880 X 51
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 8 3172 D 67836 58 D 1584 52

*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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