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Aurora

Total population (2010 census): 2710
Total population (1990 census): 3135
County seat: Plankinton

Extension office

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)
Barley 1 D D
Maize=Corn 184 62159 6110346
Sorghum 19 6479 590018
Wheat 100 51825 3076456
Other Spring Wheat 11 1591 83000
Winter Wheat 99 50234 2993456
Oats 35 2272 163658
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Proso Millet 4 800 40000 bu
Sunflower Seed 9 4375 8231782 lbs
Dry Edible Peas 3 450 5535 cwt
Soybeans for Beans 129 40757 1968011 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 206 33149 79825
Alfalfa Hay 159 17065 52198
Small Grain Hay 21 1475 3794
Tame Hay 66 6586 12563
Wild Hay 89 8023 11270
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 5 263 1681
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 50 4062 46565
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 8 579 4223

 

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 276 61470 5187944 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 15 3008 223320 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 98 15256 441535 bu
Other Spring Wheat 27 3727 88614 bu
Winter Wheat 91 11529 352921 bu
Barley 14 779 32374 bu
Oats 52 3539 208910 bu
Sunflower Seed 47 5554 6748646 lbs
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 157 32183 1245969 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 280 44250 94646 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 228 22175 60451 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 15 871 1061 tons, dry
Tame Hay 92 7751 12168 tons, dry
Wild Hay 145 12723 19666 tons dry
Grass Silage 18 730 3902 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 60 3266 27707 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage 43 1783 14339 tons, grn

*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: July 05, 2012

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