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Missouri's Rank Among States, 2005
 
  Rank Total Unit Percent of U.S. Total
General        
Farm Numbers 2 105,000
Farms
5.0
Cash Receipts 14 5.62
Billion Dollars
2.3
 
Crops    
Hay, Excluding Alfalfa 2 5,503,000
Tons
7.4
Sorghum, Grain 5 9,880,000
Bushels
2.5
Rice 5 14,124,000
Cwt
6.3
Hay, All 6 6,718,000
Tons
4.5
Soybeans 7 183,520,000
Bushels
5.9
Watermelon 8 963,000
Cwt
2.5
Cotton 9 885,000
Bales
3.7
Cottonseed 9 315,000
Tons
3.7
Corn, Grain 10 329,670,000
Bushels
3
Grapes 10 3,900
Tons
0.06
Tobacco 11 2,800,000
Pounds
0.4
Apples (utilized production) 13 47,000,000
Pounds
0.5
Peaches (utilized production) 14 11,600,000
Pounds
0.5
Winter Wheat 14 29,160,000
Bushels
1.9
Sorghum, Silage 16 18,000
Tons
0.4
Potatoes, All 20 1,972,000
Cwt
0.5
Oats 20 1,300,000
Bushels
1.1
Corn silage 22 1,430,000
Tons
1.3
Alfalfa Hay 24 1,215,000
Tons
1.6
 
Livestock and Livestock Products      
Beef Cow Operations 2 54,000
Number
7.0
Cattle Operations 2 64,000
Number
6.5
Beef Cows 2/ 2 2,236,000
Head
6.7
Calf Crop 2 2,080,000
Head
5.5
Ice Cream (lowfat hard) 2 11,786,000
Gallons
10.7
All Cows 2/ 3 2,350,000
Head
5.6
Ice Cream (lowfat production) 4 23,900,000
Gallons
6.6
Turkeys Raised 5 20,500,000
Head
8.0
Cattle and Calves 2/ 6 4,550,000
Head
4.7
Milk Cow Operations 7 2,700
Number
3.5
Hogs and Pigs 3/ 7 2,750,000
Head
4.5
Total Cheese Production 1/ 10 99,645,000
Pounds
1.1
Ice Cream (hard) 10 24,257,000
Gallons
2.7
Hog Operations 12 2,200
Number
3.3
Sheep Operations 14 1,900
Number
2.8
Egg Production 15 1,910
Million
2.1
All Chickens 4/ 16 8,801,000
Head
1.9
Milk Cows 2/ 18 114,000
Head
1.3
Milk Production 21 1,875,000,000
Pounds
1.1
Cattle and Calves on Feed 2/ 21 70,000
Head
0.5
Wool production 21 435,000
Pounds
1.2
Sheep and Lambs 22 75,000
Head
1.2
Honey Production 29 750,000
Pounds
0.4
 
1/ 2004 data
2/ Inventory on hand January 1, 2006
3/ Inventory on hand December 1, 2005
4/ Inventory on hand December 1, 2005 (excludes commercial broilers)