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Loudoun

Total population (2010 census): 312,311
Total population (1990 census): 86,129
County seat: Leesburg

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 42 5395 447833
Wheat 18 1281 79123
Barley 7 226 19073
Oats - - -
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 14 2847 70003 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Orchardgrass Seed 1 D D
Total Hay* 557 38788 59436
Alfalfa Hay 70 4839 10947
Small Grain Hay 25 2107 3909
Tame Hay 397 28882 41029
Wild Hay 110 2960 3551
Haylage, Grass Silage, Greenchop 39 931 1351
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 28 1014 9094
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 1 D  
Snap Beans 15 15  
Beets 4 1  
Cantaloupes 5 1  
Celery 1 D  
Collards 1 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 13 3  
Garlic 6 2  
Fresh Cut Herbs 9 2  
Lettuce 2 D  
Kale - -  
Dry Onions 2 D  
Green Onions 3 D  
Green Peas 6 1  
Hot Peppers - -  
Sweet Peppers 6 3  
Potatoes 11 11  
Pumpkins 2 D  
Radishes 3 1  
Squash 7 2  
Sweet Corn 13 25  
Tomatoes 21 30  
Other Vegetables 7 6  
Watermelons 8 4  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
All Nuts 10 24  
Chestnuts 6 D  
Other Nuts 4 D  
Apples 26 67  
Apricots 3 1  
Cherries, Sweet 8 2  
Cherries, Tart 9 D  
Grapes 40 388  
Nectarines 2 D  
Peaches 22 21  
Pears 14 13  
Plums and Prunes 5 1  
Blackberries and Dewberries 10 25  
Tame Blueberries 7 15  
Strawberries 3 D  
Raspberries 15 5  
Other Berries 9 D  
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 3 D 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)
Greenhouse Crops 4 4300 X 33400
Vegetable and Flower Seed - - - -
Floriculture Crops 22 112500 25 337705
Bedding/Garden Plants 16 D 9 193082
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 14 - 13 73900
Foliage Plants 2 - D D
Potted Flowering Plants 3 - D 12000
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 38 X 702 NA
Sod Harvested 3 X D D
Nursery Stock 20 D 395 D
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 6 - 5 11000

*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 109 8683 615967 bu
Wheat 46 4544 242272 bu
Barley 12 431 30766 bu
Oats 10 116 6442 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybeans for Beans 43 8856 276308 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 3 110 X
Total Hay* 568 42720 73011 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 78 2542 6205 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 23 1150 1916 tons, dry
Tame Hay 452 36366 61547 tons, dry
Wild Hay 80 2249 2663 tons dry
Grass Silage 15 413 2043 tons, grn
Corn for Silage or Green Chop 44 2027 19420 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 6 7  
Snap Beans 5 D  
Beets 3 D  
Cantaloups 3 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 4 7  
Kale 6 2  
Hot Peppers 5 1  
Sweet Peppers 5 D  
Potatoes 4 D D
Pumpkins 4 6  
Squash 5 D  
Sweet Corn 6 30  
Tomatoes 10 13  
Watermelons 3 D  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 25 58 3721 trees
Cherries, Total 7 2 137 trees
Grapes 30 162 101218 trees
Nectarines 5 2 44 trees
Peaches 20 46 2992 trees
Pears 8 2 118 trees
Plums and Prunes 6 1 29
Blackberries 3 D D
Tame Blueberries 3 D 2300 lbs
Strawberries 7 10 22311 lbs
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Herbs, Total 3 D 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 90 180072 2050 4018
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 13 X D X
Floriculture Crops 25 169092 17 1234
Bedding/Garden Plants 19 109108 9 686
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 8 D 7 D
Potted Flowering Plants 8 D 1 463
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 48 X 151 968
Nursery Crops 17 7960 D 470
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 34 D 837 36

*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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