Index| Search| Home

Salt Lake

Utah CropMAP

Salt Lake

Total population (2010 census): 1,029,655
Total population (1990 census): 725,956
County seat: Salt Lake City

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 6 68 6461
Maize=Corn 1 D D
Wheat, Total 12 7053 101160
Spring Wheat 4 D 1168
Winter Wheat 9 D 99992
Oats 6 60 6074
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 161 4510 D
Alfalfa Hay 153 3324 12577
Small Grain Hay 6 237 365
Tame Hay 10 D 1320
Wild Hay 5 D D
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 1 D D
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 1 D D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Peas 2 D D
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 2 D  
Snap Beans 3 D  
Beets 2 D  
Eggplant 1 D  
Collards 3 Z  
Cantaloupes 3 2  
Carrots - -  
Cucumbers and Pickles 3 D  
Garlic 1 D  
Lettuce 4 D  
Sweet Peppers 2 D  
Hot Peppers 3 D  
Potatoes 8 5  
Spinach 3 Z  
Squash 11 9  
Sweet Corn 20 172  
Tomatoes 29 25  
Watermelons 6 3  
Other Vegetables 10 6  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 16 15  
Apricots 4 1  
Sweet Cherries 2 D  
Tart Cherries 2 D  
Grapes 2 D  
Peaches 10 6  
Pears 6 4  
Plums and Prunes 3 D  
Other Noncitrus Fruit 9 2  
English Walnuts 1 D  
Other Berries 2 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)
Cut Christmas Trees 7 X 11 NA
Floriculture Crops 23 420092 9 D
Bedding/Garden Plants 20 344852 8 8069979
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 3 - 1 8960
Potted Flowering Plants 5 75240 - D
Sod Harvested 1 X D D
Greenhouse Crops 3 300 X 2400
Nursery Stock 13 - 61 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 5 D D
Wheat for Grain, Total 14 8597 270757 bu
Spring Wheat 4 527 19882 bu
Winter Wheat 12 8070 250875 bu
Barley 34 2996 210183 bu
Oats 8 93 7430 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 222 7135 3247 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 208 5855 25013 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 15 695 2141 tons, dry
Tame Hay 17 405 430 tons, dry
Wild Hay 7 124 D
Grass Silage 5 56 D
Corn for Silage 9 296 7270 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Cantaloups 7 6  
Cucumbers and Pickles 6 2  
Dry Onions 4 9  
Green Peas 6 134  
Hot Peppers 4 16  
Potatoes 7 16 3247 cwt
Pumpkins 10 38  
Squash 6 5  
Sweet Corn 20 486  
Tomatoes 17 72  
Watermelons 3 7  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 23 60 8815 trees
Apricots 3 1 28 trees
Cherries, Total 5 1 19 trees
Sweet Cherries 5 1 19 trees
Peaches 15 21 2773 trees
Pears 5 7 429 trees
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 50 1076234 270 8478
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 22 X 265 X
Floriculture Crops 34 1060634 23 5142
Bedding and Garden Plants 31 543360 D 3402
Foliage Plants 4 D D D
Potted Flowering Plants 5 46498 D 443
Nursery Crops 11 D 42 2575
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 6 D 34 89

*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 20, 2012

Copyright , Purdue University, all rights reserved. Purdue University is an equal access/equal opportunity university.
If you have trouble accessing this page because of a disability, please contact the NewCROP Center | email: awhipkey@purdue.edu | phone: 765-494-6968.