2014 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW
 New York
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Jul/06/2015

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation202
Farm Operations - Number of Operations35,500
Farm Operations - Acres Operated7,180,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2015 )115,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2015 )615,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2015 )1,450,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2015 )26,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2015 )18,700
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2015 )13,400
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2015 )80,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2014 )70,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head22,330
Milk - Production, Measured in $3,488,182,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb13,733,000,000

Crops - Planted, Harvested, Yield, Production, Price (MYA), Value of Production
Sorted by Value of Production in Dollars
CommodityPlanted All Purpose AcresHarvested AcresYieldProductionPrice per UnitValue of Production in Dollars
HAY
HAY1,370,0001.97 TONS / ACRE2,698,000 TONS160 $ / TON458,034,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,080,0001.8 TONS / ACRE1,944,000 TONS153 $ / TON297,432,000
HAY, ALFALFA290,0002.6 TONS / ACRE754,000 TONS213 $ / TON160,602,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN680,000148 BU / ACRE100,640,000 BU3.9 $ / BU392,496,000
CORN, SILAGE450,00018 TONS / ACRE8,100,000 TONS
CORN1,140,000
APPLES
APPLES, UTILIZED1,240,000,000 LB288,748,000
APPLES40,00031,500 LB / ACRE1,260,000,000 LB0.233 $ / LB
APPLES, NOT HARVESTED10,000,000 LB
APPLES, NOT SOLD10,000,000 LB
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS330,000327,00045 BU / ACRE14,715,000 BU9.8 $ / BU144,207,000
CABBAGE
CABBAGE, FRESH MARKET8,6008,300400 CWT / ACRE3,320,000 CWT21.8 $ / CWT72,376,000
GRAPES
GRAPES, UTILIZED180,000 TONS69,350,000
GRAPES, PROCESSING177,000 TONS371 $ / TON65,750,000
GRAPES, FRESH MARKET3,000 TONS1,200 $ / TON3,600,000
GRAPES, NIAGARA, PROCESSING17,500 TONS
GRAPES, JUICE TYPE, CONCORD, PROCESSING128,800 TONS
GRAPES, PROCESSING, JUICE133,000 TONS234 $ / TON
GRAPES, JUICE TYPE, CONCORD235 $ / TON
GRAPES, PROCESSING, WINE44,000 TONS787 $ / TON
GRAPES37,0005.08 TONS / ACRE188,000 TONS385 $ / TON
GRAPES, NOT HARVESTED8,000 TONS
POTATOES
POTATOES, FALL16,00015,800280 CWT / ACRE4,424,000 CWT12.4 $ / CWT54,858,000
POTATOES16,00015,800280 CWT / ACRE4,424,000 CWT12.4 $ / CWT54,858,000
BEANS
BEANS, SNAP, FRESH MARKET10,2009,80063 CWT / ACRE617,000 CWT84.5 $ / CWT52,137,000
BEANS, SNAP, PROCESSING20,61020,4204 TONS / ACRE81,680 TONS338 $ / TON27,575,000
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, OTHER1,0001,0001,900 LB / ACRE19,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, BLACK1,9001,8001,150 LB / ACRE21,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, DARK, RED, KIDNEY1,4001,4001,890 LB / ACRE26,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, LIGHT, RED, KIDNEY3,7003,5001,390 LB / ACRE49,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE8,0007,7001,490 LB / ACRE115,000 CWT(D) $ / CWT(D)
SWEET CORN
SWEET CORN, FRESH MARKET19,30018,10098 CWT / ACRE1,774,000 CWT23.9 $ / CWT42,399,000
ONIONS
ONIONS, DRY, SUMMER, STORAGE8,2008,000295 CWT / ACRE2,360,000 CWT15.3 $ / CWT33,798,000
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER120,00095,00063 BU / ACRE5,985,000 BU5.5 $ / BU32,918,000
WHEAT120,00095,00063 BU / ACRE5,985,000 BU5.5 $ / BU32,918,000
SQUASH
SQUASH4,5004,300160 CWT / ACRE691,000 CWT45.4 $ / CWT31,371,000
MAPLE SYRUP
MAPLE SYRUP0.248 GALLONS / TAP546,000 GALLONS39.7 $ / GALLON21,676,000
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS5,5005,200135 CWT / ACRE690,000 CWT29.7 $ / CWT20,493,000
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED6,440 TONS11,156,000
PEACHES, NOT SOLD110 TONS
PEACHES1,6004.18 TONS / ACRE6,680 TONS1,730 $ / TON
PEACHES, NOT HARVESTED130 TONS
CUCUMBERS
CUCUMBERS, FRESH MARKET1,8001,700160 CWT / ACRE272,000 CWT37.1 $ / CWT10,091,000
OATS
OATS55,00040,00063 BU / ACRE2,520,000 BU3.5 $ / BU8,820,000
STRAWBERRIES
STRAWBERRIES, FRESH MARKET32,000 CWT235 $ / CWT7,520,000
STRAWBERRIES1,2001,00032 CWT / ACRE32,000 CWT235 $ / CWT7,520,000
BLUEBERRIES
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, FRESH MARKET1,600,000 LB2.63 $ / LB4,208,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, UTILIZED1,780 LB / ACRE1,600,000 LB4,208,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, NOT SOLD60,000 LB
BLUEBERRIES, TAME9001,840,000 LB2.63 $ / LB
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, NOT HARVESTED180,000 LB
PEARS
PEARS, UTILIZED3,660 TONS3,741,000
PEARS, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON
PEARS, NOT SOLD(D) TONS
PEARS, NOT HARVESTED(D) TONS
PEARS1,0004.38 TONS / ACRE4,380 TONS1,020 $ / TON
PEARS, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
PEARS, PROCESSING, (EXCL DRIED)(D)
CHERRIES
CHERRIES, TART, UTILIZED10,000,000 LB3,042,000
CHERRIES, SWEET, UTILIZED610 TONS2,008,000
CHERRIES, SWEET7000.9 TONS / ACRE630 TONS3,290 $ / TON
CHERRIES, TART1,6006,250 LB / ACRE10,000,000 LB0.304 $ / LB
CHERRIES, SWEET, NOT SOLD10 TONS
CHERRIES, SWEET, NOT HARVESTED10 TONS
CHERRIES, SWEET, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
CHERRIES, TART, PROCESSING(D) LB(D) $ / LB(D)
CHERRIES, TART, FRESH MARKET(D) LB(D) $ / LB(D)
CHERRIES, SWEET, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
CAULIFLOWER
CAULIFLOWER, FRESH MARKET61,000 CWT43 $ / CWT2,623,000
CAULIFLOWER500470130 CWT / ACRE61,000 CWT43 $ / CWT2,623,000
BARLEY
BARLEY12,0008,00047 BU / ACRE376,000 BU3.7 $ / BU1,391,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA70,000500,0003.83 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS1,914,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY & HAYLAGE1,830,0002.58 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS4,728,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,330,0002.12 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS2,814,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
TOMATOES
TOMATOES, FRESH MARKET76.8 $ / CWT
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE660,0006.22 TONS / ACRE4,106,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA340,0006.9 TONS / ACRE2,346,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)320,0005.5 TONS / ACRE1,760,000 TONS
(NA) Not Available
(D) Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual operations
(S) Insufficient number of reports to establish an estimate
(X) Not Applicable
(Z) Less than half the rounding unit

Census State Profile: New_York

Ranked Items Within The U.S., 2012
ItemQuantityU.S. RankUniverse 1
MARKET VALUE OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS SOLD ($1,000)
Total value of agricultural products sold5,415,1252650
   Value of crops, including nursery and greenhouse 2,249,2272850
   Value of livestock, poultry, and their products3,165,8982250
 
VALUE OF SALES BY COMMODITY GROUP ($1,000)
Grains, oilseeds, dry beans, and dry peas855,8912750
Tobacco--19
Cotton and cottonseed--17
Vegetables, melons, potatoes and sweet potatoes364,1351350
Fruit, tree nuts, and berries307,644650
Nursery, greenhouse, floriculture and sod413,277950
Cut Christmas trees and short rotation woody crops6,843849
Other crops and hay301,4381850
Poultry and eggs144,6632950
Cattle and calves449,4973050
Milk from cows2,417,398350
Hogs and pigs38,9992950
Sheep, goats, wool, mohair, and milk19,2491350
Horses, ponies, mules, burros, and donkeys58,211550
Aquaculture18,0362050
Other animals and other animal products19,8452150
 
TOP CROP ITEMS (acres)
Forage-land used for all hay and haylage, grass silage, and greenchop1,850,9811150
Corn for grain677,2682149
Corn for silage496,885349
Soybeans for beans310,1042445
Vegetables harvested, all135,997950
 
TOP LIVESTOCK INVENTORY ITEMS (number)
Layers5,208,8311950
Cattle and calves1,419,3652150
Pullets for laying flock replacement1,195,7762350
Broilers and other meat-type chickens591,5762950
Ducks225,567450

Other State Highlights, 2012
Economic Characteristics Quantity
Farm by value of sales
   Less than $1,0008,422
   $1,000 to $2,4992,747
   $2,500 to $4,9993,119
   $5,000 to $9,9993,776
   $10,000 to $19,9993,809
   $20,000 to $24,9991,128
   $25,000 to $39,9991,985
   $40,000 to $49,999840
   $50,000 to $99,9992,586
   $100,000 to $249,9993,294
   $250,000 to $499,9991,869
   $500,000 or more1,962
  
Total farm production expenses ($1,000)4,535,138
   Average per farm ($)127,617
  
Net cash farm income of the operations ($1,000)1,216,800
   Average per farm ($)34,240
Operator Characteristics Quantity
Principal operators by primary occupation
   Farming20,400
   Other15,137
 
Principal operators by sex
   Male29,078
   Female6,459
  
Average age of principal operator57.1
 
All operators by race 2
   American Indian or Alaska Native143
   Asian163
   Black or African American113
   Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander14
   White55,346
   More than one race191
  
All operators of Spanish, Hispanic or Latino Origin 2481

Note: See "Census of Agriculture, Volume 1, Geographic Area Series" for complete footnotes, explanations, definitions, and methodology.
   1 Universe is number of states in U.S. with item.
   2 Data were collected for a maximum of three operators per farm.
  (D) Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual operations.
   - Represents zero.