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Platte

Total population (2010 census): 32237
Total population (1990 census): 29820
County seat: Columbus

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Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 616 204076 32826889
Sorghum for Grain 3 190 9500
Wheat 40 2713 124204
Oats 11 178 13146
Rye 10 207 8322
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 309 15584 55822
Alfalfa Hay 245 11045 46315
Small Grain Hay 19 254 477
Tame Hay 45 1331 3237
Wild Hay 86 2954 5793
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 15 1231 8739
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 77 5286 94368
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 4 93 1500
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 3 1  
Potatoes 4 D  
Pumpkins 3 D  
Radishes 1 D  
Sweet Corn 6 D  
Watermelons 3 2  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 1 D  
Apricots 1 D  
Grapes 4 5  
Nectarines 1 D  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Alfalfa Seed 1 D D
Popcorn 2 D D
Soybeans for Beans 524 105945 5213058 bu

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 769 196527 23984205 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 14 599 46269 bu
Wheat 51 1203 36121 bu
Oats 61 1185 77622 bu
Rye 7 131 2804 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 370 18350 56223 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 309 12049 44067 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 27 413 735 tons, dry
Tame Hay 61 1457 2538 tons, dry
Wild Hay 96 3485 6616 tons dry
Grass Silage 15 946 6800 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 93 5580 81887 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage 12 548 5431 tons, grn
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 685 112955 4521711 bu
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Sweet Corn 6 93  
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 7 (D) 98 529
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 4 (X) 66 (X)
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 3 (X) 19 (D)
Sod Harvested 4 (X) (D) 165

*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 05, 2012

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