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Dane County

Total population (2010 census): 488073
Total population (1990 census): 367085
County seat: Madison

Extension office

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Maize=Corn 1145 172733 26480700
Winter Wheat 310 12045 879217
Emmer and Spelt 1 D D
Popcorn 2 D D
Canola 1 D D
Barley 14 203 6378
Oats 120 2428 189803
Rye 4 86 4780
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Sunflower Seed 3 9 5400 Ibs
Soybean 722 71664 3407284 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 1280 45699 120049
Alfalfa Hay 1031 38492 106542
Small Grain Hay 66 1423 3235
Tame Hay 234 3807 6157
Wild Hay 96 1977 4115
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 463 46125 389837
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 463 32780 678334
Sorghum for Silage - - -
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 20 30  
Green Lima Beans 4 Z  
Snap Bean 40 154  
Beets 14 5  
Broccoli 14 10  
Brussels Sprouts 6 1  
Chinese Cabbage 6 1  
Head Cabbage 12 18  
Cantaloupes 16 8  
Carrots 11 2  
Cauliflower 8 6  
Celery 3 Z  
Collards      
Cucumbers & Pickles 23 14  
Daikon 3 D  
Eggplant 7 3  
Garlic 13 6  
Herbs, Fresh Cut 8 3  
Honeydew Melons 3 Z  
Kale 3 Z  
Lettuce and Romaine 12 3  
Mustard Greens 3 Z  
Dry Onions 19 16  
Green Onions 7 1  
Green Peas 31 470  
Chinese Peas 8 2  
Hot Peppers 22 D  
Sweet Peppers 36 26  
Parsley 3 D  
Potatoes 23 17  
Pumpkins 78 224  
Radishes 6 1  
Rhubarb 2 D  
Spinach 6 1  
Squash 39 41  
Sweet Corn 66 913  
Sweet Potatoes 5 2  
Tomatoes 61 27  
Turnips 3 Z  
Watermelons 14 8  
Other Vegetables 36 87  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 45 150  
Grapes 27 51  
Peaches 4 1  
Pears 6 1  
Plums and Prunes 6 2  
English Walnuts 2 D  
Blackberries and Dewberries 4 D  
Tame Blueberries 5 4  
Currants 3 D  
Raspberries 25 22  
Other Berries 3 D  
Strawberries 24 37  
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 Stock 45 13500 983 4515455
Floriculture Crops 68 657538 33 7851977
Bedding/Garden Plants 50 538234 23 6600173
Cuttings, Seedlings, Liners, and Plugs 5 5456 - 118216
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 22 6856 D 156450
Foliage Plants 5 11000 - 99000
Potted Flowering Plants 13 101448 D 996354
Flower Seeds 2 - D D
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 37 X 541 NA
Vegetable Transplants 4 4200 - 11500
Sod Harvested 5 X 163 885000
Greenhouse Vegetables 3 D X D
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 130 679 1666108 lbs
Mint for Oil 2 D D
Maple Syrup 8 1015 taps 149 gal

*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 1370 166255 21814834 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 214 5202 289643 bu
Spring Wheat 12 228 8461 bu
Winter Wheat 204 4974 281182 bu
Barley 37 956 49113 bu
Oats 324 5602 316101 bu
Rye 6 113 4471 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Soybean 732 61570 2877620 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Total Hay* 1312 97632 269739 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 1095 50044 157856 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 160 3394 7803 tons, dry
Tame Hay 129 2178 5338 tons, dry
Wild Hay 59 942 1824 tons dry
Grass Silage 509 41074 290757 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 697 25984 402265 tons, grn
Sorghum for Silage 3 D D
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Asparagus 16 33  
Green Lima Beans 3 D  
Snap Bean 26 633  
Beets 6 D  
Broccoli 10 6  
Head Cabbage 4 D  
Cantaloupes 10 11  
Carrots 6 3  
Cauliflower 5 4  
Celery 4 2  
Collards 3 D  
Cucumbers & Pickles 7 7  
Eggplant 7 5  
Herbs 7 D  
Lettuce and Romaine 9 4  
Mustard Greens 4 D  
Dry Onions 6 2  
Green Onions 6 1  
Green Peas 66 1919  
Hot Peppers 3 Z  
Sweet Peppers 13 10  
Potatoes 15 12 1159 bu
Pumpkins 32 86  
Radishes 8 6  
Rhubarb 4 Z  
Spinach 6 4  
Squash 18 15  
Sweet Corn 66 1325  
Tomatoes 20 15  
Watermelons 4 D  
Other Vegetables 10 12  
Fruits Farms Acres Yield
Apples 55 216 19712 trees
Cherries, Total 9 4 369 trees
Tart Cherries 9 D D
Grapes 16 48 19501 vines
Peaches 5 1 50 trees
Pears 3 D D
Raspberries 16 6 6824 lbs
Strawberries 13 37 232278 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 98 634249 1853 8634
Nursery, Floriculture, Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 16 X 79 X
Florculture Crops 48 513368 24 4366
Bedding/Garden Plants 35 400258 10 3867
Cut Flowers and Cut Florist Greens 16 D D 33
Foliage Plants 3 D D 50
Potted Flowering Plants 8 108710 D 417
Cut Christmas Trees Harvested 24 X 417 489
Nursery Crops 19 D 605 2035
Sod Harvested 7 X 501 1162
Greenhouse Vegetables 6 68825 X 320
Other Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 15 D 286 205
Herb, Spice, Medicinal, Bioactive... Farms Acres Yield
Tobacco 348 1391 3095532 lbs
Mint for Oil 5 1075 29406 lbs of Oil
Other 4 D X

*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: June 06, 2012

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