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Salem

Total population (2010 census): 66083
Total population (1990 census): 65294
County seat: Salem

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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)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 139 20483 2253406 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed - - -
Wheat 79 8119 414253 bu
Barley 16 1150 86294 bu
Rye 6 100 2840 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 142 20545 541038 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 330 13192 25815 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 120 4756 12215 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 24 819 1424 tons, dry
Tame Hay 203 6703 11047 tons, dry
Wild Hay 45 914 1129 tons, dry
Corn for Silage 32 2971 36152 tons
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 3 D D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 13 195  
Green Lima Beans 4 D  
Snap Beans 17 1136  
Broccoli 3 6  
Chinese Cabbage 1 D  
Head Cabbage 3 D  
Cantaloupes 14 61  
Carrots 4 418  
Cucumbers and Pickles 25 1197  
Eggplant 11 58  
Lettuce and Romaine 2 D  
Green Peas 15 D  
Hot Peppers 17 71  
Sweet Peppers 33 590  
Potatoes 9 1279  
Sweetpotatoes 6 48  
Pumpkins 23 107  
Spinach 13 1107  
Squash 23 479  
Sweet Corn 31 1868  
Tomatoes 38 857  
Turnips - -  
Turnip Greens 1 D  
Watermelons 13 56  
Other Vegetables 7 222  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 8 D  
Sweet Cherries 4 D  
Grapes 5 26  
Peaches 5 D  
Pears 5 32  
Plums and Prunes 2 D  
Tame Blueberries 4 D  
Strawberries 16 31  
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 34 592232 53 4770730
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 4 - 8 51200
Bedding and Garden Plants 23 396332 37 3381474
Foliage Plants 4 D D 13126
Potted Flowering Plants 10 D D 1324930
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 29 X 168 NA
Nursery Crops 48 783000 1049 11220152
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 6 10200 - 1530
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 30000 X 225000

*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 160 11791 1235948 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 8 563 42062 bu
Wheat 119 8404 524895 bu
Barley 26 1433 102660 bu
Rye 7 151 5390 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 217 21976 711083 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 268 8847 21255 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 157 3602 11267 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 19 331 533 tons, dry
Tame Hay 148 3706 7176 tons, dry
Wild Hay 30 405 581 tons dry
Grass Silage 24 803 5092 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 59 4736 68801 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 10 253 995 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 16 274  
Green Lima Beans 7 352  
Snap Beans 16 960  
Broccoli 6 21  
Chinese Cabbage 3 D  
Head Cabbage 5 D  
Cantaloupes 16 48  
Carrots 4 598  
Cucumbers and Pickles 21 969  
Eggplant 9 35  
Lettuce and Romaine 4 D  
Green Peas 18 1374  
Hot Peppers 9 20  
Sweet Peppers 40 811  
Potatoes 9 1278 332258 cwt
Sweetpotatoes 5 41 10400 bu
Pumpkins 11 24  
Spinach 10 1174  
Squash 32 729  
Sweet Corn 47 3199  
Tomatoes 35 288  
Turnips 4 42  
Turnip Greens 5 D  
Watermelons 16 46  
Other Vegetables 4 8  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 10 D D
Cherries, Total 4 1 21 trees
Sweet Cherries 4 D D
Grapes 5 1 456 vines
Peaches 6 D D
Pears 3 4 216 trees
Other Fruits and Nuts 3 7 D
Tame Blueberries 3 7 D
Strawberries 13 31 83862 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Other 3 27 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 115 600469 1303 9562
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 48 X 945 X
Floriculture Crops 30 343129 82 3464
Bedding and Garden Plants 25 231624 50 2940
Potted Flowering Plants 11 D D 503
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 40 X 152 804
Nursery Crops 52 214840 883 4165
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 42500 X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 11 D 62 43

*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: March 09, 2012

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