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Botetourt

Total population (2010 census): 33148
Total population (1990 census): 24992
County seat: Fincastle

Extension office

CropSELECT

Cereals, Pseudocereals, Oilseeds
Industrial, Fiber
Forages
Vegetables
Fruits and Nuts
Herb, Aromatic, Medicinal, and Bioactive

 

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 13 846 79860
Rye 2 D D
Soybeans 2 D D
Wheat 3 696 D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 407 17068 25695
Alfalfa Hay 38 1750 3730
Small Grain Hay 26 1004 2449
Tame Hay 342 12946 18325
Wild Hay 50 1368 1191
Grass Silage 20 1046 4455
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 14 1038 12315
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Cucumbers and Pickles 8 4  
Pumpkins 8 8  
Tomatoes 6 4  
Snap Beans 6 2  
Squash 6 23  
Sweet Peppers 4 3  
Sweet Corn 7 6  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
English Walnuts 2 D  
Apples 3 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 5 15  
Grapes 7 49  
Watermelons 3 3  
Peaches 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)
Floriculture Crops 1 D - D
Bedding/Garden Plants 1 D - D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 2 X D NA

*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 26 883 84825 bu
Wheat 5 173 8365 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 377 17107 32818 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 101 2557 7921 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 42 795 1389 tons, dry
Tame Hay 299 12093 21485 tons, dry
Wild Hay 40 940 1150 tons dry
Grass Silage 17 722 2620 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 37 2152 25540 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Pumpkins 3 8  
Squash 4 D  
Sweet Corn 6 25  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 12 471 67664 trees
Peaches 11 33 2156 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 17 31520 46 154
Floriculture Crops 9 31520 D 128
Bedding/Garden Plants 9 D D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 5 X 8 12
Nursery Crops 3 D D 11
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 3 D 21 3

*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 13, 2012

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