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Utah

Total population (2010 census): 516,564
Total population (1990 census): 263,590
County seat: Provo

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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)
Barley 75 1798 166192
Maize=Corn 86 2514 385385
Wheat, Total 62 16811 726429
Spring Wheat 4 380 27050
Winter Wheat 61 16431 699379
Rye 1 D D
Oats 40 497 34163
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 1121 37391 153214
Alfalfa Hay 996 30197 139095
Small Grain Hay 73 1118 2142
Tame Hay 165 4183 8467
Wild Hay 52 1893 3510
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 36 556 4256
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 59 5600 139209
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Field and Grass Seed Crops 2 D X
Alfalfa Seed 2 D D
Bromegrass Seed 1 D D
Dried Herbs 1 D D
Safflower 4 451 189600 Ibs
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 1 D  
Snap Beans 9 6  
Beets 1 D  
Cantaloupes 4 3  
Carrots 3 Z  
Cucumbers and Pickles 6 9  
Garlic 1 D  
Fresh Cut Herbs 2 D  
All Lettuce 4 D  
Dry Onions 4 1  
Green Onions 1 D  
Green Peas 8 6  
Sweet Peppers 9 9  
Hot Peppers 4 3  
Potatoes 34 24  
Pumpkins 31 119  
Squash 36 60  
Sweet Corn 35 96  
Tomatoes 56 48  
Watermelons 9 9  
Other Vegetables 12 3  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 162 1166  
Apricots 52 15  
Sweet Cherries 77 435  
Tart Cherries 42 3163  
Grapes 41 9  
Nectarines 18 7  
Peaches 127 923  
Pears 70 83  
Plums and Prunes 32 7  
Pomegranates 13 4  
Other Noncitrus Fruit 25 19  
All Nuts 16 5  
Almonds 6 D  
Chestnuts 1 D  
Hazelnuts 4 D  
Pecans 1 D  
English Walnuts 7 4  
Other Nuts 3 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 12 8  
Tame Blueberries 3 Z  
Raspberries 27 29  
Strawberries 8 3  
Other Berries 9 1  
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)
Cuttings, Seedlings, Liners, and Plugs 1 D - D
Vegetable Transplants 4 D D 3900
Cut Christmas Trees 8 X 17 NA
Floriculture Crops 18 1773531 38 30224328
Bedding/Garden Plants 17 1461601 38 28749278
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens - - - -
Foliage Plants 2 D - D
Potted Flowering Plants 5 D - D
Sod Harvested 4 X 1041 6053590
Greenhouse Crops 2 D D D
Nursery Stock 19 D 62 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 107 3492 495991 bu
Sorghum for Grain or Seed 3 87 D
Wheat for Grain, Total 71 20584 806014 bu
Spring Wheat 22 2366 141477 bu
Winter Wheat 58 18218 664537 bu
Barley 319 8761 742956 bu
Oats 50 439 26762 bu
Safflower 5 2007 880000 lbs
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 1032 39758 140315 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 881 28265 111965 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 89 1412 3475 tons, dry
Tame Hay 155 3512 8145 tons, dry
Wild Hay 142 3695 7587 tons dry
Grass Silage 56 2874 27429 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 136 4873 105671 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Cantaloups 5 6  
Potatoes 17 30 6492 cwt
Hot Peppers 5 9  
Pumpkins 13 57  
Squash 6 10  
Sweet Corn 35 337  
Tomatoes 16 27  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 190 2917 617148 trees
Apricots 19 9 295 trees
Cherries, Total 102 3199 410751 trees
Sweet Cherries 77 462 51244 trees
Tart Cherries 52 2738 359507 trees
Grapes 13 6 1754 trees
Nectarines 3 D D
Peaches 127 746 94972 trees
Pears 46 127 10687 trees
Plums and Prunes 10 2 145 trees
Blackberries 3 D 3600 lbs
Raspberries 14 14 22460 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Other 4 13 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 52 1250010 1490 19077
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 40 X 1479 X
Floriculture Crops 15 1194150 18 11058
Bedding and Garden Plants 15 1056062 18 10381
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 11 X 40 95
Nursery Crops 12 D 48 859
Sod Harvested 9 X 1351 7036
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 7 D 34 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.


Last Updated: July 20, 2012

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