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Pennsylvania CropMAP

Total population (1990 census): 11,881,643
State Capital: Harrisburg

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For CropSELECT see county pages.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 18732 970895 93320717 bu
Sweet Corn for Seed 9 124 160697
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 108 2754 189932 bu
Wheat 6381 167488 8526375 bu
Barley 3515 63782 4091499 bu
Buckwheat 101 1587 30804 bu
Canola 5 364 482200 lbs
Emmer and Spelt 165 1411 93291 bu
Oats 9041 144456 8122302 bu
Popcorn 15 448 981606 lbs shelled
Rye 767 7308 238920 bu
Sunflower Seed 18 433 226720 lbs
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 6486 347981 12941343 bu
Dry Edible Beans 55 1264 17484 cwt
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 119 3813 X
Alfalfa Seed 9 224 9105 lbs
Red Clover Seed 45 603 50572 lbs
Ryegrass Seed 15 269 58631 lbs
Timothy Seed 49 1554 202748 lbs
Vetch Seed 8 865 102624 lbs
Other Seeds 3 D D
Total Hay* 31387 1890462 3931973 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 17909 648439 1730743 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 2047 39280 65974 tons, dry
Tame Hay 18518 792638 1406513 tons, dry
Wild Hay 2295 78845 113139 tons dry
Grass Silage 6509 331260 1846711 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 12598 484951 6363560 tons, grn
Corn Cut for Dry Fodder 64 630 X
Sorghum Cut for Dry Forage or Hay 5 81 189
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 460 6066 52514 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 170 153  
Green Lima Beans 114 97  
Snap Beans 517 7361  
Beets 159 78  
Broccoli 211 182  
Brussels Sprouts 25 10  
Chinese Cabbage 23 13  
Head Cabbage 371 1577  
Cantaloups 611 982  
Carrots 51 59  
Cauliflower 173 125  
Celery 30 53  
Chicory 2 D  
Chinese Peas 6 8  
Collards 26 100  
Cucumbers and Pickles 318 543  
Eggplant 112 74  
Endive 8 2  
Escarole 4 1  
Garlic 37 19  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 48 22  
Honeydew Melons 23 19  
Kale 42 142  
Lettuce and Romaine 86 67  
Mustard Greens 18 61  
Dry Onions 86 46  
Green Onions 69 15  
Okra 16 9  
Parsley 20 7  
Green Peas 198 2000  
Hot Peppers 154 112  
Sweet Peppers 564 953  
Potatoes 740 12597 3082481 cwt
Sweetpotatoes 36 20 3767 bu
Pumpkins 946 4758  
Radishes 24 11  
Rhubarb 34 13  
Spinach 52 210  
Squash 318 669  
Sweet Corn 2117 18318  
Tomatoes 986 4328  
Turnips 74 97  
Turnip Greens 10 52  
Mixed Vegetables 73 425  
Watermelons 332 419  
Other Vegetables 156 344  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 1621 32903 3762515 trees
Apricots 56 39 3090 trees
Cherries, Total 471 1587 156515 trees
Sweet Cherries 368 393 24305 trees
Tart Cherries 340 1193 132210 trees
Grapes 702 13398 8278633 trees
Nectarines 102 669 78104 trees
Peaches 693 5851 648073 trees
Pears 351 946 107055 trees
Plums and Prunes 158 160 16494
English Walnuts 18 43 2362 in shell
Other Fruits and Nuts 58 378 22225
Other Nuts 12 17 635
Blackberries 65 14 29913 lbs
Tame Blueberries 282 460 940307 lbs
Wild Blueberries 15 18 11410 lbs
Raspberries 264 207 271431 lbs
Strawberries 732 1409 5582360 lbs
Other Berries 10 4 2744
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 284 10448 490543
Tobacco 1357 7953 17098232 lbs
Other 53 538 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 3877 58820856 59803 639778
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 588 X 3893 X
Floriculture Crops 1485 26184006 1279 173436
Bedding and Garden Plants 1250 17602981 732 119126
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 165 1335568 264 7668
Foliage Plants 126 1118622 50 6280
Potted Flowering Plants 525 6126835 234 40362
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 47 154282 22 916
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 1458 X 10927 35439
Mushrooms 133 24064929 X 305985
Nursery Crops 923 6564401 16208 103469
Sod Harvested 15 X 980 4308
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 60 123409 83 713
Greenhouse Vegetables 189 1404526 X 9996
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 779 325303 30305 5517

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
D=Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
X=Not applicable.