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Carroll

Total population (2010 census): 167,134
Total population (1990 census): 123,372
County seat: Westminster

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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 (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops (for grain) Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 226 29787 2680519
Wheat 134 7567 514513
Barley 66 2577 217755
Oats 9 85 4390
Triticale 3 D D
Sorghum 1 D D
Rye 14 422 15041
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Popcorn 1 D D
Soybeans for Beans 151 16526 485908 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops - - -
Timothy Seed - - -
Total Hay* 572 25218 54818
Alfalfa Hay 182 3469 9604
Small Grain Hay 31 1437 4531
Tame Hay 461 19210 38902
Wild Hay 41 1102 1781
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 67 2549 14967
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 118 9161 88528
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 2 D D
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 7 3  
Green Lima Beans 2 D  
Snap Beans 35 2590  
Broccoli 1 D  
Head Cabbage 1 D  
Cantaloupes 13 22  
Cucumbers and Pickles 17 13  
Eggplant 6 1  
Garlic 4 Z  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 3 Z  
Kale 2 D  
Lettuce and Romaine 7 9  
Green Onions 2 D  
Green Peas 3 D  
Hot Peppers 5 1  
Sweet Peppers 10 2  
Potatoes 15 31  
Pumpkins 12 176  
Squash 7 2  
Sweet Corn 27 304  
Tomatoes 34 31  
Watermelons 9 20  
Other Vegetables 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
All Nuts 7 3  
English Walnuts 2 D  
Apples 29 207  
Apricots 5 3  
Sweet Cherries 12 16  
Tart Cherries 10 D  
Figs 2 D  
Grapes 23 90  
Nectarines 3 D  
Peaches 19 86  
Pears 12 29  
Plums and Prunes 4 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 11 3  
Tame Blueberries 8 5  
Raspberries 10 4  
Strawberries 4 D  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Other Noncitrus Fruit 7 16  
Other Berries 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)
Floriculture Crops 24 1081631 15 D
Bedding and Garden Plants 15 D D D
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 7 D D 36000
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 34 X 773 NA
Nursery Stock 25 246080 1007 7923788
Sod Harvested 2 X D D
Greenhouse Vegetables 8 8672 X 38892
Vegetable Transplants 6 2300 D 9250
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 7 D X 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.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 324 29160 1716870 bu
Wheat 185 8559 545230 bu
Barley 101 3804 267337 bu
Oats 71 535 30562 bu
Rye 12 116 4624 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 217 22198 682590 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 5 D X
Timothy Seed 3 90 D
Total Hay* 644 27343 51096 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 256 6168 12841 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 43 878 1821 tons, dry
Tame Hay 491 15379 29628 tons, dry
Wild Hay 52 1062 1156 tons dry
Grass Silage 81 3856 16939 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 191 14451 115151 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 9 160 1008 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 3 1  
Green Lima Beans 3 D  
Snap Beans 19 1942  
Broccoli 4 D  
Head Cabbage 4 3  
Cantaloupes 15 38  
Cucumbers and Pickles 7 4  
Eggplant 4 1  
Garlic 4 D  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 4 D  
Kale 3 1  
Lettuce and Romaine 5 1  
Sweet Peppers 7 6  
Potatoes 11 7 1045 cwt
Pumpkins 17 162  
Squash 9 2  
Sweet Corn 40 906  
Tomatoes 23 40  
Watermelons 5 D  
Other Vegetables 4 11  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 23 357 35802 trees
Cherries, Total 8 D D
Sweet Cherries 6 13 D
Tart Cherries 5 D D
Grapes 13 29 16303 vines
Nectarines 3 D D
Peaches 13 142 D
Pears 4 D D
Plums and Prunes 6 15 D
Other Fruits and Nuts 6 8 559
Tame Blueberries 5 2 3983 lbs
Raspberries 4 D D
Strawberries 13 27 63929 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Other 6 77 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)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 88 498887 1313 6813
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 27 X 450 X
Floriculture Crops 35 470445 D 3072
Bedding and Garden Plants 26 322892 12 2568
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 11 D 11 83
Potted Flowering Plants 9 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 33 X 191 384
Nursery Crops 19 D 345 2375
Sod Harvested 5 X 289 660
Greenhouse Vegetables 4 7982 X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 19 D 462 277

*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 12, 2012

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