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Dutchess

Total population (2010 census): 297488
Total population (1990 census): 259462
County seat: Poughkeepsie

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)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 33 5390 724466 bu
Wheat 3 150 6706 bu
Barley - - -
Oats 9 270 12328 bu
Soybeans 6 D D
Rye 3 67 2416 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 254 23997 50753 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 98 7738 19193 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 20 412 654 tons, dry
Tame Hay 150 12549 25863 tons, dry
Wild Hay 54 3298 5043 tons, dry
Corn for Silage 33 1792 30573 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 6 15  
Snap Beans 22 17  
Beets 8 4  
Broccoli 8 3  
Head Cabbage 6 15  
Cantaloups 3 2  
Cauliflowers 4 7  
Carrots 5 7  
Collards 3 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 10 12  
Daikon 2 D  
Eggplant 4 3  
Garlic 8 6  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 4 D  
Lettuce and Romaine 6 14  
Kale 3 D  
Dry Onions 3 2  
Parsley 1 D  
Green Peas 2 D  
Hot Peppers 13 4  
Sweet Peppers 21 21  
Potatoes 21 80  
Pumpkins 27 113  
Radishes 5 D  
Rhubarb 1 D  
Spinach 5 D  
Squash 13 26  
Sweet Corn 30 1482  
Tomatoes 34 65  
Watermelons 3 D  
Other Vegetables 8 26  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 33 524  
Apricots 4 D  
Cherries, Total 13 28  
Sweet Cherries 7 23  
Grapes 10 82  
Peaches 16 55  
Pears 11 41  
Plums and Prunes 5 9  
Tame Blueberries 4 22  
Raspberries 11 15  
Strawberries 18 25  
Other Crops Farms Taps Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 10 8215 1093
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 27 404092 18 5715131
Bedding and Garden Plants 24 264087 13 4459786
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 8 D 3 D
Foliage Plants 3 D - 129488
Potted Flowering Plants 7 D 2 D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 21 X 335 NA
Nursery Crops 24 D 191 817562
Greenhouse Vegetables 10 40344 X 317002
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 4 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 73 5218 565282 bu
Wheat 5 109 4676 bu
Barley 3 62 1465 bu
Oats 26 567 25268 bu
Rye 5 44 1845 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 275 26782 51564 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 158 10064 24081 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 18 647 1147 tons, dry
Tame Hay 155 11308 18089 tons, dry
Wild Hay 39 1741 2535 tons dry
Grass Silage 35 3022 17134 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 79 4346 67576 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 6 4  
Snap Beans 13 33  
Beets 4 D  
Broccoli 6 9  
Head Cabbage 6 12  
Cantaloups 8 10  
Carrots 5 D  
Collards 3 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 9 11  
Eggplant 7 4  
Garlic 5 35  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 7 10  
Lettuce and Romaine 4 17  
Dry Onions 3 D  
Parsley 3 D  
Green Peas 4 D  
Hot Peppers 4 1  
Sweet Peppers 16 11  
Potatoes 15 49 9628 cwt
Pumpkins 27 205  
Rhubarb 3 1  
Squash 20 33  
Sweet Corn 37 2121  
Tomatoes 33 80  
Mixed Vegetables 4 118  
Watermelons 3 1  
Other Vegetables 5 15  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 26 826 113907 trees
Cherries, Total 4 9 382 trees
Sweet Cherries 4 D D
Grapes 12 166 142302 vines
Peaches 5 28 3425 trees
Pears 8 38 6239 trees
Plums and Prunes 4 3 241
Tame Blueberries 7 24 43080 lbs
Raspberries 15 32 33737 lbs
Strawberries 9 46 190779 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 7 10 X
Maple Trees Tapped 6 157 1970
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 84 543004 848 7365
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 17 X 97 X
Floriculture Crops 44 492660 D 4461
Bedding and Garden Plants 36 283735 22 2912
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 6 103800 D 515
Foliage Plants 3 17025 D 315
Potted Flowering Plants 12 88100 D 720
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 31 X 42 694
Nursery Crops 17 D 185 1897
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 28400 X D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 36 D 593 154

*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 06, 2012

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