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Halifax

Total population (2010 census): 36241
Total population (1990 census): 36030
County seat: Halifax

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

 

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 86 2824 172179
Wheat 57 1714 66624
Rye 4 100 1130
Barley 5 37 1560
Sorghum 4 37 1436
Oats 12 205 5464
Grain Legumes and Grass Seeds Farms Acres Yield
Fescue Seed 10 217 177000 Ibs
Sunflower Seed 2 D D
Soybeans for Beans 45 2074 41770 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 436 28275 31239
Alfalfa Hay 37 1167 937
Small Grain Hay 79 3498 4820
Tame Hay 352 22220 22977
Wild Hay 50 1390 2505
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 30 912 1493
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 5 645 746
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 15 12  
Head Cabbage 4 3  
Cantaloupes 9 67  
Cucumbers and Pickles 5 19  
Honeydew Melons 1 D  
Dry Onions 3 1  
Green Cowpeas and Green southern Peas 2 D  
Sweet Peppers 2 D  
Hot Peppers 3 1  
Potatoes 5 6  
Pumpkins 7 56  
Squash 3 2  
Sweet Corn 18 94  
Tomatoes 17 29  
Turnip Greens 5 4  
Other Vegetables 3 3  
Watermelons 16 51  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 15 32  
Apricots 2 D  
Sweet Cherries 5 1  
Grapes 15 38  
Nectarines 2 D  
Peaches 8 1  
Pears 10 D  
All Nuts 10 46  
Pecans 10 46  
Pecans, Native and Seedling 5 45  
Pecans, Improved 5 1  
Strawberries 5 9  
Tame Blueberries 5 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 7 13  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 85 2482 4883392 lbs
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 4 X 21 NA
Floriculture Crops 3 D D D
Bedding/Garden Plants 3 D D D
Nursery Stock 1 - D D
Tobacco Plants Sold for Transplant 4 35350 D 88940

*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 94 2414 145805 bu
Wheat 215 5849 245194 bu
Barley 4 69 3180 bu
Oats 12 95 4155 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 70 2445 55625 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 455 18673 30444 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 47 798 2023 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 104 1618 2998 tons, dry
Tame Hay 362 14346 23479 tons, dry
Wild Hay 66 1438 1466 tons dry
Grass Silage 14 473 1434 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 18 764 8341 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 4 D  
Cantaloups 11 81  
Green Cowpeas and Green southern Peas 3 5  
Sweet Peppers 3 4  
Potatoes 4 52 D
Pumpkins 7 53  
Sweet Corn 16 111  
Tomatoes 7 12  
Watermelons 11 35  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 6 3 90 trees
Peaches 5 4 237 trees
Pecans 3 2 22 in shell
Blackberries 6 12 21770 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 516 9034 19196993 lbs
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 20 88242 57 378
Floriculture Crops 5 15700 D 29
Bedding/Garden Plants 5 15700 D 29
Nursery Crops 5 D D 62
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 11 D D 115

*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 17, 2012

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