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Chester

Total population (2010 census): 33140
Total population (1990 census): 32170
County seat: Chester

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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)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 5 278 16660
Sorghum 5 320 7400
Wheat 6 1185 31200
Rye 3 130 3400
Oats 9 225 6600
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 3 410 4900 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Fescue Seed 1 D D
Total Hay* 243 11665 13694
Small Grain Hay 25 1195 1776
Tame Hay 194 9137 10679
Wild Hay 37 1333 1239
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 9 472 1635
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 4 499 5190
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 12 8  
Cantaloupes 9 18  
Cucumbers and Pickles 7 2  
Eggplant 3 Z  
Fresh Cut Herbs 2 D  
Okra 9 11  
Sweet Peppers 3 Z  
Hot Peppers 5 D  
Potatoes 7 2  
Pumpkins 2 D  
Squash 4 1  
Sweet Corn 19 30  
Sweet Potatoes 2 D  
Tomatoes 15 12  
Turnip Greens 2 D  
Watermelons 11 40  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 8 10  
Figs 3 D  
Peaches 11 76  
Grapes 10 5  
Pears 6 6  
Persimmons 5 3  
Plums and Prunes 2 D  
Pecans 8 33  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Upland Cotton 7 1968 1443 bales
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 9 12788 D 66750
Bedding/Garden Plants 4 11204 D 46800
Foliage Plants 3 D - 300
Potted Flowering Plants 7 D 1 19650
Nursery Stock 6 60 D 10150

*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 8 281 18383 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 5 604 29740 bu
Wheat 11 1092 50290 bu
Oats 7 155 9778 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 4 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 5 322 X
Fescue Seed 5 322 43230 lbs
Total Hay* 191 6823 11752 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 30 635 1050 tons, dry
Tame Hay 152 5023 9247 tons, dry
Wild Hay 36 924 D
Grass Silage 3 D 1476 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 4 325 3525 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Pumpkins 3 10  
Sweet Corn 5 7  
Watermelons 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 3 3 D
Peaches 4 4 254 trees
Pecans 6 27 293 in shell
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Cotton 7 1783 1769 bales
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 5 9240 D 163

*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: April 30, 2012

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