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Harford

Total population (2010 census): 244,826
Total population (1990 census): 182,132
County seat: Bel Air

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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 146 18759 2528526
Wheat 54 2359 160846
Barley 20 836 66316
Oats 5 15 1140
Rye 1 D D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 74 8662 319877 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 295 11050 28672
Alfalfa Hay 96 2687 9069
Small Grain Hay 26 720 3272
Tame Hay 175 6179 13717
Wild Hay 64 1464 2614
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 35

1136

5251
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 41 2006 40264
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 3 40 160
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 4 1  
Snap Beans 18 26  
Beets 3 Z  
Cantaloupes 12 16  
Cucumbers and Pickles 18 12  
Eggplant 2 D  
Hot Peppers 5 2  
Sweet Peppers 9 13  
Potatoes 6 2  
Pumpkins 9 50  
Squash 9 4  
Sweet Corn 16 208  
Tomatoes 27 32  
Watermelons 9 18  
Other Vegetables 1 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 20 108  
Apricots 2 D  
Sweet Cherries 7 7  
Tart Cherries 4 1  
Grapes 11 28  
Nectarines 6 D  
Peaches 12 63  
Pears 6 2  
Plums and Prunes 4 D  
Blackberries 2 D  
Boysenberries 1 D  
Tame Blueberries 5 D  
Raspberries 4 7  
Strawberries 10 15  
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 19 142136 16 1501401
Bedding and Garden Plants 15 122980 D 1337359
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 6 8340 9 D
Potted Flowering Plants 6 D D 112557
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 18 X 326 NA
Nursery Stock 9 D 255 2362600
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 2720 X 21260
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 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 210 24051 2054943 bu
Wheat 86 4024 261764 bu
Barley 34 960 65070 bu
Oats 13 94 5731 bu
Rye 4 D 1289 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 102 9750 282667 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 352 13182 29276 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 168 5239 13765 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 22 511 1018 tons, dry
Tame Hay 227 5131 10513 tons, dry
Wild Hay 33 583 741 tons dry
Grass Silage 37 1718 9723 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 77 5057 59364 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 6 4  
Green Lima Beans 3 Z  
Snap Beans 10 D  
Head Cabbage 4 D  
Cantaloupes 11 17  
Eggplant 3 Z  
Green Peas 3 D  
Hot Peppers 7 2  
Sweet Peppers 14 8  
Potatoes 5 6 432 cwt
Pumpkins 26 134  
Squash 11 18  
Sweet Corn 36 361  
Tomatoes 25 35  
Watermelons 8 10  
Other Vegetables 4 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 13 110 29906 trees
Cherries, Total 8 4 422 trees
Sweet Cherries 4 D D
Tart Cherries 5 D D
Grapes 9 40 31262 vines
Peaches 12 100 16003 trees
Pears 5 2 D
Plums and Prunes 4 D D
Blackberries 5 D 1872 lbs
Tame Blueberries 5 3 D
Strawberries 13 24 47590 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 70 300179 770 5298
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 19 X 220 X
Floriculture Crops 19 89370 D 396
Bedding and Garden Plants 15 30920 14 109
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 5 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 6 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 27 X 148 227
Nursery Crops 21 D 242 2101
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 D X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 16 D 133 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: April 12, 2012

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