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Adams

Total population (2010 census): 101407
Total population (1990 census): 78274
County seat: Gettysburg

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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 334 25476 2088691 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 3 202 8110 bu
Wheat 213 8202 445525 bu
Barley 36 1014 80995 bu
Emmer and Spelt 3 44 3800 bu
Oats 31 299 15543 bu
Rye 14 299 3749 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 233 17378 541380 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops - - X
Total Hay* 592 30179 66028 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 126 4281 14772 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 50 1632 4025 tons, dry
Tame Hay 459 22624 43197 tons, dry
Wild Hay 65 1642 4034 tons, dry
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 136 8999 93590 tons, green
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 5 83 739 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 4 3  
Green Lima Beans - -  
Snap Beans 13 D  
Head Cabbage 3 D  
Cantaloups 9 16  
Cucumbers and Pickles 2 D  
Hot Peppers 3 2  
Sweet Peppers 10 6  
Potatoes 27 82  
Pumpkins 33 158  
Squash 8 5  
Sweet Potatoes 4 3  
Sweet Corn 50 177  
Watermelon 9 16  
Other Vegetables 18 D  
Tomatoes 22 19  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 134 12402  
Apricots 13 17  
Sweet Cherries 22 74  
Tart Cherries 23 565  
Grapes 17 47  
Nectarines 25 153  
Peaches 78 1821  
Pears 24 287  
Plums and Prunes 16 27  
Blackberries/Dewberries 9 D  
Tame Blueberries 21 22  
Raspberries 25 15  
Strawberries 30 67  
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 6 28652 X 221716
Floriculture Crops 30 140932 16 1069139
Bedding and Garden Plants 26 130292 10 992776
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 6 D D 44000
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 18 X 257 NA
Nursery Crops 15 D 107 881089
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 5 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 378 20118 1403352 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 11 244 8747 bu
Wheat 263 9190 439643 bu
Barley 48 1340 93036 bu
Emmer and Spelt 5 31 1235 bu
Oats 74 919 50384 bu
Rye 5 89 2570 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 267 17538 511238 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 5 504 X
Total Hay* 565 40689 83187 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 130 3974 9383 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 41 1803 4478 tons, dry
Tame Hay 474 29560 59820 tons, dry
Wild Hay 43 1009 1256 tons dry
Grass Silage 67 4343 24753 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 145 10352 88467 tons, green
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 9 157 945 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 3 D  
Green Lima Beans 3 D  
Snap Beans 8 156  
Head Cabbage 4 24  
Cantaloups 6 8  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 D  
Hot Peppers 3 D  
Sweet Peppers 5 3  
Potatoes 12 67 12854 cwt
Pumpkins 15 48  
Squash 4 7  
Sweet Corn 33 172  
Tomatoes 12 11  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 150 16513 1854628 trees
Apricots 4 D 514 trees
Cherries, Total 45 973 111740 trees
Sweet Cherries 19 57 3723 trees
Tart Cherries 37 916 108017 trees
Grapes 16 28 14555 vines
Nectarines 22 292 38207 trees
Peaches 76 2110 239764 trees
Pears 20 489 56359 trees
Plums and Prunes 7 20 2522
Tame Blueberries 4 4 6245 lbs
Raspberries 7 3 2379 lbs
Strawberries 14 25 97083 lbs
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 62 455280 1217 9107
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 10 X 59 X
Floriculture Crops 24 438654 14 4531
Bedding and Garden Plants 23 384754 D 4044
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 27 X 253 843
Nursery Crops 12 D 497 D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 12 D 332 29

*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 13, 2012

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