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Newport

Total population (2010 census): 82,888
County seat: Newport

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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 2 D D
Sorghum for Grain or Seed NA    
Rye - - -
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 54 1835 3366 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 10 D 210 tons, dry
Tame Hay 41 1331 2325 tons, dry
Wild Hay 5 300 D
Corn for Silage 9 668 15114 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 17 26  
Beets 8 2  
Broccoli 6 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 10 4  
Eggplant 10 D  
Garlic 3 2  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 2 D  
Honeydew Melons 4 1  
Lettuce and Romaine 5 11  
Green Peas - -  
Sweet Peppers 22 13  
Potatoes 9 527  
Pumpkins 25 51  
Radishes 4 1  
Rhubarb - -  
Spinach NA NA  
Squash 20 68  
Sweet Corn 18 156  
Tomatoes 25 21  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 7 20  
Grapes 4 111  
Peaches 5 D  
Blackberries 4 2  
Tame Blueberries 12 D  
Raspberries 5 D  
Strawberries 7 22  
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 26 232576 38 3186937
Bedding and Garden Plants 16 210076 13 2949387
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 12 D D D
Foliage Plants - - - -
Potted Flowering Plants 3 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 15 X 94 NA
Nursery Crops 16 D 676 8396294
Sod Harvested - X - -
Vegetable and Flower Seeds - - - -
Greenhouse Vegetables 8 85000 X 239500

*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 2 D D
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 1 D D
Rye 4 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 39 1857 4241 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 17 302 656 tons, dry
Tame Hay 28 1107 2245 tons, dry
Wild Hay 7 158 230 tons dry
Grass Silage 5 290 3330 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 13 1196 20610 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 7 18  
Broccoli 4 4  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 2  
Eggplant 3 D  
Garlic 1 D  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 1 D  
Honeydew Melons 1 D  
Lettuce and Romaine 5 10  
Green Peas 3 D  
Sweet Peppers 7 7  
Potatoes 10 765 210300 cwt
Pumpkins 14 54  
Radishes 1 D  
Rhubarb 1 D  
Spinach 1 D  
Squash 15 65  
Sweet Corn 11 138  
Tomatoes 14 16  
Mixed Vegetables 2 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 7 13 2340 trees
Grapes 5 47 28054 vines
Peaches 4 D D
Blackberries 3 D D
Tame Blueberries 5 D D
Raspberries 5 6 5780 lbs
Strawberries 6 19 73676 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Other 1 D 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 60 410575 1135 9120
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 12 X 148 X
Floriculture Crops 27 295924 D 2164
Bedding and Garden Plants 20 251992 D 1674
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 8 D 31 D
Foliage Plants 1 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 8 30632 D 237
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 18 X 39 771
Nursery Crops 10 91480 705 5797
Sod Harvested 1 X D D
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 1 D D D
Greenhouse Vegetables 5 D X 58
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 22 D 276 4

*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: February 29, 2012

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