2013 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW
 Wyoming
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Dec/22/2014

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation2,626
Farm Operations - Number of Operations11,500
Farm Operations - Acres Operated30,200,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )694,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )6,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )1,270,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )75,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )4,700
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )2,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )355,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2013 )90,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head21,367
Milk - Production, Measured in $25,768,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb128,200,000

Crops - Planted, Harvested, Yield, Production, Price (MYA), Value of Production
CommodityPlanted All Purpose AcresHarvested AcresYieldProductionPrice per UnitValue of Production in Dollars
HAY
HAY990,0002.11 TONS / ACRE2,088,000 TONS184.00 $ / TON390,024,000
HAY, ALFALFA450,0003.20 TONS / ACRE1,440,000 TONS187.00 $ / TON277,920,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)540,0001.20 TONS / ACRE648,000 TONS168.00 $ / TON112,104,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE390,024,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA25,000
BARLEY
BARLEY85,00068,00089.00 BU / ACRE6,052,000 BU6.71 $ / BU38,163,000
BARLEY, FEED3.58 $ / BU
BARLEY, MALTING6.75 $ / BU
CORN
CORN, GRAIN68,000127.00 BU / ACRE8,636,000 BU4.08 $ / BU35,839,000
CORN, SILAGE31,00024.00 TONS / ACRE744,000 TONS
CORN100,000
BEANS
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE39,00037,0002,620.00 LB / ACRE970,000 CWT33.70 $ / CWT33,465,000
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, GREAT NORTHERN5,0005,0002,400.00 LB / ACRE120,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, PINTO23,90022,0002,300.00 LB / ACRE506,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, NAVY9009002,770.00 LB / ACRE25,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, OTHER9,2009,1003,500.00 LB / ACRE319,000 CWT
WHEAT
WHEAT150,000120,00024.00 BU / ACRE2,880,000 BU7.10 $ / BU19,872,000
WHEAT, WINTER150,000120,00024.00 BU / ACRE2,880,000 BU7.10 $ / BU19,872,000
OATS
OATS31,00010,00057.00 BU / ACRE570,000 BU3.95 $ / BU2,252,000
SUGARBEETS
SUGARBEETS30,00029,70029.50 TONS / ACRE876,000 TONS

Census State Profile: Wyoming

Ranked Items Within The U.S., 2012
ItemQuantityU.S. RankUniverse 1
MARKET VALUE OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS SOLD ($1,000)
Total value of agricultural products sold1,689,4163850
   Value of crops, including nursery and greenhouse 438,9584150
   Value of livestock, poultry, and their products1,250,4583550
 
VALUE OF SALES BY COMMODITY GROUP ($1,000)
Grains, oilseeds, dry beans, and dry peas169,7653650
Tobacco--19
Cotton and cottonseed--17
Vegetables, melons, potatoes and sweet potatoes3,2464950
Fruit, tree nuts, and berries2914850
Nursery, greenhouse, floriculture and sod8,0834950
Cut Christmas trees and short rotation woody crops--49
Other crops and hay257,5732350
Poultry and eggs6024950
Cattle and calves1,101,1951450
Milk from cows22,9044650
Hogs and pigs35,1013050
Sheep, goats, wool, mohair, and milk51,300450
Horses, ponies, mules, burros, and donkeys17,8672450
Aquaculture5,5863150
Other animals and other animal products15,9022250
 
TOP CROP ITEMS (acres)
Forage-land used for all hay and haylage, grass silage, and greenchop1,053,6462250
Wheat for grain, all131,9053349
Winter wheat for grain120,1133248
Barley for grain62,590743
Corn for grain60,3493549
 
TOP LIVESTOCK INVENTORY ITEMS (number)
Cattle and calves1,307,7312350
Sheep and lambs354,785450
Hogs and pigs85,4323050
Horses and ponies72,4611950
Colonies of bees45,0291650

Other State Highlights, 2012
Economic Characteristics Quantity
Farm by value of sales
   Less than $1,0003,466
   $1,000 to $2,499834
   $2,500 to $4,999799
   $5,000 to $9,999915
   $10,000 to $19,999850
   $20,000 to $24,999311
   $25,000 to $39,999592
   $40,000 to $49,999283
   $50,000 to $99,999923
   $100,000 to $249,9991,307
   $250,000 to $499,999808
   $500,000 or more648
  
Total farm production expenses ($1,000)1,552,595
   Average per farm ($)132,293
  
Net cash farm income of the operations ($1,000)235,988
   Average per farm ($)20,108
Operator Characteristics Quantity
Principal operators by primary occupation
   Farming5,845
   Other5,891
 
Principal operators by sex
   Male10,118
   Female1,618
  
Average age of principal operator58.2
 
All operators by race 2
   American Indian or Alaska Native243
   Asian25
   Black or African American8
   Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander8
   White18,779
   More than one race102
  
All operators of Spanish, Hispanic or Latino Origin 2387

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.