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Dauphin

Total population (2010 census): 268100
Total population (1990 census): 237813
County seat: Harrisburg

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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 253 17599 1890936 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 1 D D
Wheat 97 3759 196229 bu
Barley 50 1027 69599 bu
Emmer and Spelt 2 D D
Oats 77 834 44003 bu
Rye 22 205 7101 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 138 10539 405077 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Orchardgrass Seed 3 18 1200 Ibs
Total Hay* 368 17167 37449 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 168 4420 12068 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 29 1001 4401 tons, dry
Tame Hay 243 11193 20390 tons, dry
Wild Hay 39 553 590 tons, dry
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 105 3919 61817 tons
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 3 45 102 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 2 D  
Snap Beans 6 6  
Broccoli 3 D  
Head Cabbage - -  
Cantaloups - -  
Cauliflower 2 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles - -  
Dry Onions 2 D  
Sweet Peppers 15 10  
Potatoes 9 5  
Pumpkins 15 50  
Squash 4 83  
Sweet Corn 26 107  
Watermelon 4 3  
Tomatoes 18 54  
Other Vegetables 4 2  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 26 135  
Apples 6 3  
Sweet Cherries 14 10  
Tart Cherries 5 D  
Grapes 8 15  
Nectarines 5 D  
Peaches 9 49  
Pears 14 15  
Persimmons 4 D  
Plums and Prunes 13 7  
Tame Blueberries 6 3  
Raspberries 3 D  
Strawberries 8 13  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 2 D D
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 3 11400 X 85500
Floriculture Crops 14 42565 5 145519
Bedding and Garden Plants 9 16755 D 118390
Potted Flowering Plants 3 25810 D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 15 X 69 NA
Nursery Crops 9 - 115 D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 2 D - 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 325 17144 1631514 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 6 151 6369 bu
Wheat 162 4868 239922 bu
Barley 73 1558 103914 bu
Emmer and Spelt 4 72 7129 bu
Oats 146 1883 122596 bu
Rye 17 203 4867 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 179 9125 336591 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 372 19216 45229 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 214 5955 18537 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 21 577 1058 tons, dry
Tame Hay 246 10174 20776 tons, dry
Wild Hay 14 236 257 tons dry
Grass Silage 49 2274 13812 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 128 5259 69463 tons, green
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 6 73 362 tons, green
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 3 1  
Broccoli 3 3  
Head Cabbage 6 18  
Cantaloups 4 10  
Cauliflower 3 3  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 10  
Dry Onions 3 6  
Sweet Peppers 8 17  
Potatoes 6 D D
Pumpkins 8 16  
Squash 5 6  
Sweet Corn 18 128  
Tomatoes 11 98  
Other Vegetables 5 12  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 21 155 21210 trees
Cherries, Total 10 17 2277 trees
Sweet Cherries 9 11 D
Tart Cherries 9 6 D
Grapes 8 13 7365 vines
Nectarines 4 14 1856 trees
Peaches 10 56 6735 trees
Pears 7 24 D
Plums and Prunes 6 9 D
Tame Blueberries 6 4 11409 lbs
Raspberries 5 D 10740 lbs
Strawberries 11 19 91398 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 10 37 61571 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 63 130120 694 1631
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 11 X 21 X
Floriculture Crops 19 D D 490
Bedding and Garden Plants 16 96200 D 392
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 34 X 264 657
Nursery Crops 19 D 245 474
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 10 D 182 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.


Last Updated: March 14, 2012

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