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Missouri's Rank Among States, 2009
 
  Rank Total Unit Percent of U.S. Total
General        
Farm Numbers 2 108,000
Farms
4.9
Cash Receipts 10 7.70
Billion Dollars
2.7
 
Crops    
Hay, Excluding Alfalfa 2 7,200,000
Tons
9.4
Hay, All 3 8,040,000
Tons
5.5
Rice 5 13,423,000
Cwt
6.1
Soybeans 6 230,550,000
Bushels
6.9
Cotton 6 502,000
Bales
4.1
Cottonseed 6 192,500
Tons
4.6
Sorghum, Grain 8 3,698,000
Bushels
1.0
Corn, Grain 10 446,760,000
Bushels
3.4
Watermelon 10 858,000
Cwt
2.1
Sorghum, Silage 10 36,000
Tons
1.0
Grapes 11 4,400
Tons
0.06
Winter Wheat 14 34,310,000
Bushels
2.3
Peaches (utilized production) 15 4,800
Tons
0.4
Potatoes, All 20 2,059,000
Cwt
0.5
Apples (utilized production) 22 18,000,000
Pounds
0.2
Alfalfa Hay 25 840,000
Tons
1.2
Oats 27 495,000
Bushels
0.5
Corn Silage 28 800,000
Tons
0.7
 
Livestock and Livestock Products    
Beef Cow Operations 1/ 2 52,000
Number
6.8
Cattle Operations 1/ 2 59,000
Number
6.1
Beef Cows 2/ 3 1,968,000
Head
6.3
Calf Crop 3 1,900,000
Head
5.3
Turkeys Raised 3 18,500,000
Head
7.5
All Cows 2/ 4 2,070,000
Head
5.1
Cattle and Calves 2/ 6 4,150,000
Head
4.4
Hogs and Pigs 3/ 6 3,100,000
Head
4.8
Ice Cream (fullfat hard) 7 28,424,000
Gallons
3.3
Milk Cow Operations 7 2,600
Number
3.7
Ice Cream (lowfat production) 8 10,342,000
Gallons
2.7
Hog Operations 1/ 8 3,000
Number
4.0
Sheep Operations 1/ 14 2,200
Number
2.6
Egg Production 15 1,973
Million
2.2
All Chickens 4/ 16 9,580,000
Head
2.1
Milk Cows 2/ 20 102,000
Head
1.1
Wool Production 20 380,000
Pounds
1.2
Sheep and Lambs 2/ 21 79,000
Head
1.4
Cattle and Calves on Feed 2/ 22 60,000
Head
0.4
Milk Production 24 1,568,000,000
Pounds
0.8
Honey Production 29 517,000
Pounds
0.4
 
1/ 2007 data
2/ Inventory on hand January 1, 2010
3/ Inventory on hand December 1, 2009
4/ Inventory on hand December 1, 2009 (excludes commercial broilers)