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VEGETABLES
ACREAGE, PR0DUCTION, AND VALUE
February 2005

USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service   |  1222 Woodward Street   |  Orlando, Florida 32803   |  407 / 648-6013


Florida: Acreage, yield, production, and value of Florida vegetables,
melons, potatoes, blueberries, and strawberries, 2002-03, 2003-04
Crop and season Acreage Yield
per
acre
Unit Production
sold
Value
per
unit
Total
value
Planted Harvested
  Acres   Units   1,000 units Dollars $1,000
Snap Beans
  2002-03 32,400 31,800 277   30-Lb
  Bushel
8,797 17 .16 150,951
  2003-04 33,800 33,200 283 9,407 14 .16 133,198
Cabbage
  2002-03 7,800 7,600 620   50-Lb
  Crate
4,712 4 .90 23,089
  2003-04 7,900 7,600 740 5,624 5 .50 30,932
Sweet Corn
  2002-03 39,400 38,800 345   42-Lb
  Crate
13,395 6 .72 90,016
  2003-04 38,900 38,700 369 14,283 7 .73 110,382
Cucumbers
  2002-03 11,500 11,300 436   55-Lb
  Bushel
4,931 12 .21 60,206
  2003-04 11,000 10,700 427 4,573 11 .05 50,552
Bell Peppers
  2002-03 17,800 17,700 1,000   28-Lb
  Bushel
17,700 10 .05 177,920
  2003-04 18,500 18,300 1,107 20,261 10 .78 218,411
Irish Potatoes 1/
  2002-03 36,100 34,400 273   Cwt
9,400 13 .80 129,994
  2003-04 30,500 30,000 308 9,246 10 .60 97,652
Squash
  2002-03 10,200 10,000 310 42-Lb
bushel
3,095 15 .37 47,580
  2003-04 10,500 10,300 310 3,188 14 .24 45,392
Tomatoes
  2002-03 43,300 43,000 1,320 25-Lb
Carton
56,760 9 .70 550,572
  2003-04 42,400 42,000 1,440 60,480 8 .28 500,472
Other Vegetables 1/
  2002-03 59,000 57,000 149 Cwt 8,500 21 .76 185,000
  2003-04 60,000 59,000 150 8,850 21 .81 193,000
Total Vegetables
  2002-03 257,500 251,600 --   -- -- 1,415,328
  2003-04 253,500 249,800 -- -- -- 1,379,991
Watermelons
  2002-03 25,000 24,000 300 Cwt 7,200 8 .60 61,920
  2003-04 27,000 25,000 320 8,000 8 .40 67,200
Strawberries
  2002-03 7,100 7,100 1,833 12 -Lb
Flat
13,017 9 .92 129,177
  2003-04 7,100 7,100 1,917 13,608 13 .08 177,997
Total, All
  2002-03 289,600 282,700 --   -- -- 1,606,425
  2003-04 287,600 281,900 -- -- -- 1,625,188
Blueberries
  2002-03 -- 1,900 1,842 Lb
    
3,500 5 .20 18,200
  2003-04 -- 2,300 2,435 5,600 4 .50 25,200
1/ Includes processing.



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