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Vermont CropMAP

Total population (1990 census): 562,758
State Capital: Montpelier

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For CropSELECT see county pages.

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)

Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 131 8233 938996 bu
Wheat 14 448 21695 bu
Barley 13 463 21064 bu
Canola 3 11 2600 lbs
Oats 26 351 13659 bu
Popcorn 1 D D
Rye 7 196 7885 bu
Sunflower Seed 2 D D
Triticale 1 D D
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 18 1178 37867 bu
Dry Edible Beans 12 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 3782 385562 703077 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 863 42385 97752 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 89 2898 5951 tons, dry
Tame Hay 2468 147172 258534 tons, dry
Wild Hay 568 22186 33081 tons dry
Grass Silage 1485 170921 923242 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 1168 95713 1702672 tons, grn
Corn Cut for Dry Fodder 3 11 X
Sorghum Cut for Dry Forage or Hay 1 D D
Sorghum for Silage or Green Chop 11 363 3210 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 26 23  
Green Lima Beans 2 D  
Snap Beans 64 49  
Beets 35 18  
Broccoli 33 27  
Brussels Sprouts 14 7  
Chinese Cabbage 6 1  
Head Cabbage 38 50  
Cantaloups 36 24  
Carrots 50 27  
Cauliflower 21 9  
Celery 3 Z  
Collards 7 11  
Cucumbers and Pickles 66 36  
Eggplant 12 5  
Endive 1 D  
Escarole 1 D  
Garlic 24 10  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 26 17  
Honeydew Melons 2 D  
Kale 18 18  
Lettuce and Romaine 68 128  
Mustard Greens 4 2  
Dry Onions 29 10  
Green Onions 18 5  
Parsley 3 Z  
Green Peas 46 27  
Hot Peppers 13 5  
Sweet Peppers 47 45  
Potatoes 65 232 60525 cwt
Pumpkins 131 502  
Radishes 11 5  
Rhubarb 6 2  
Spinach 31 17  
Squash 116 206  
Sweet Corn 181 1308  
Tomatoes 99 89  
Turnips 10 5  
Turnip Greens 1 D  
Mixed Vegetables 33 168  
Watermelons 9 5  
Other Vegetables 29 29  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 220 4259 462667 trees
Cherries, Total 19 11 459 trees
Sweet Cherries 10 4 267 trees
Tart Cherries 13 7 192 trees
Grapes 13 4 2611 trees
Peaches 7 8 1033 trees
Pears 15 8 727 trees
Plums and Prunes 13 4 338
Filberts and Hazelnets 3 D 180
English Walnuts 1 D D
Other Fruits and Nuts 6 6 238
Other Nuts 3 5 270
Blackberries 4 3 1491 lbs
Tame Blueberries 65 112 170637 lbs
Wild Blueberries 4 D D
Raspberries 59 55 92858lbs
Strawberries 79 170 731685 lbs
Other Berries 2 D D
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Maple Trees Tapped 1243 29952 2002284
Ginseng 1 D D
Other 8 27 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 665 1736348 6042 18588
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 100 X 381 X
Floriculture Crops 274 1449419 244 11614
Bedding and Garden Plants 227 1261372 147 9985
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 55 62712 77 714
Foliage Plants 16 30170 D 274
Potted Flowering Plants 43 95165 D 641
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 5 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 250 X 184 2782
Mushrooms 2 D X D
Nursery Crops 71 32650 369 1953
Vegetable and Flower Seeds 9 22000 D 117
Greenhouse Vegetables 49 223446 X 2020
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 355 4461 5241 85

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
D=Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
X=Not applicable.
Z=Less than half of the unit shown.