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Kent

Total population (2010 census): 20197
Total population (1990 census): 17842
County seat: Chestertown

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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 175 46920 4844242
Wheat 92 14212 1071627
Barley 48 2993 281033
Oats - - -
Sorghum 3 D D
Rye 5 184 8596
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Sunflower Seed 3 D D
Triticale 1 D D
Soybeans for Beans 157 31694 746821 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 86 4198 12223
Alfalfa Hay 52 2617 8734
Small Grain Hay 6 D D
Tame Hay 43 1243 2879
Wild Hay 2 D D
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 14 1740 10726
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 24 4475 67788
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Green Lima Beans 3 D  
Snap Beans 3 1  
Cantaloupes 3 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 1  
Fresh Cut Herbs 4 1  
Potatoes 3 4  
Spinach 5 D  
Sweet Corn 5 D  
Tomatoes 7 4  
Watermelons 3 2  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 5 6  
Figs 2 D  
Grapes 3 4  
Peaches 5 6  
Pears 3 D  
Plums and Prunes 4 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 7 5  
Tame Blueberries 3 D  
Raspberries 5 D  
Strawberries 3 10  
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)
Greenhouse Crops 4 6026 X 45196
Floriculture Crops 6 X D NA
Bedding and Garden Plants 5 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants - - - -
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 2 X D NA
Nursery Stock 5 - 2695 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 195 39205 2581070 bu
Wheat 142 15214 1086701 bu
Barley 40 2292 190392 bu
Oats 3 76 D
Rye 9 91 2661 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 205 35245 913976 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 86 4275 11802 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 52 1835 6263 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 8 300 838 tons, dry
Tame Hay 43 859 2072 tons, dry
Wild Hay 4 75 121 tons dry
Grass Silage 21 1206 7520 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 48 5429 63811 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Cantaloupes 4 19  
Sweet Corn 11 617  
Tomatoes 1 D  
Watermelons 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 3 D D
Grapes 3 2 431 vines
Peaches 3 D D
Pears 3 D D
Strawberries 3 D 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)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 18 400450 D 15154
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 5 X D X
Floriculture Crops 10 D D 1985
Bedding and Garden Plants 6 279340 D 1747
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 3 X 2 15
Nursery Crops 7 D D D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 D 15 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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