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Benson

Total population (2010 census): 6660
Total population (1990 census): 7198
County seat: Minnewaukan

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)
Barley 206 64426 3380552
Maize=Corn 157 50819 4973464
Wheat, Total 273 170212 6393384
Durum Wheat 7 1762 58932
Other Spring Wheat 257 148080 5398087
Winter Wheat 77 20370 936365
Oats 51 4006 210486
Rye 3 200 D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Safflower 1 D D
Soybeans for Beans 184 74410 2386874 bu
Sunflower Seed 70 22223 28779592 lbs
Canola 110 26904 28480576 lbs
Flaxseed 20 2191 34674 bu
Proso Millet 2 D D
Mustard Seed - - -
Dry Edible Beans 110 41202 606984 cwt
Dry Edible Peas 23 3528 80263 cwt
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 213 34424 D
Alfalfa Hay 128 13259 29895
Small Grain Hay 36 2524 D
Tame Hay 49 4663 5816
Wild Hay 145 13978 17432
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 2 D D
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 39 2921 30584
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop - - -
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 1 D  
Sweet Cherries 1 D  
Grapes 1 D  

Plums and Prunes

1 D  
Blackberries 1 D  
Blueberries 1 D  
Strawberries 1 D  
Raspberries 1 D  

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 43 5030 309864 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 404 237435 5186076 bu
Durum Wheat 212 74194 1638664 bu
Other Spring Wheat 340 162743 3538548 bu
Winter Wheat 6 498 8864 bu
Barley 325 88934 3624870 bu
Canola 97 18222 21765511 lbs
Flaxseed 25 1716 21581 bu
Oats 110 10452 497664 bu
Sunflower Seed 212 62752 74488644 lbs
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 21 1881 35776 bu
Dry Edible Beans 36 6883 100089 cwt
Dry Edible Peas 14 1770 2998402 lbs
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 318 53686 71864 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 189 17349 26344 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 45 3028 4038 tons, dry
Tame Hay 107 10464 13570 tons, dry
Wild Hay 224 22728 27819 tons dry
Grass Silage 3 117 278 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 32 2203 15862 tons, grn
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Other 3 380 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 3 D D 19

*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: July 09, 2012

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