Pennsylvania Orchard and Vineyard Statistics

2002

 

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GENERAL
Survey Description                                  1
Highlights of Results                               2
Age Breakdown of Fruit Trees/Grapes                 2
Survey Comparisons - 1992, 1997, 2002               3
Planting Intentions by Region                       3
Maps - Fruit Regions and Districts                  4

APPLES
Summary                                             5
Orchards, Trees and Acres by Region                 5
Size of Orchards by Region                          5
Acres, Types by Region and County                   6
Acres, Production by Size and Region                7
Trees by County and Age Group                       8
Trees by Variety and Age Group                      9
Percent of Trees by Variety and Age                10
Trees by Variety and Rootstock                     11
Trees by Percent of Rootstock                      12
Production, Disposition and Value, 1930-2002       13
Cold Storage Capacity by Region                    13
Apple Tree Charts, 1978-2002                       14

PEACHES
Summary                                            15
Orchards, Trees and Acres by Region                15
Size of Orchards by Region                         15
Acres, Trees and Production by County              16
Acres, Production by Size and Region               17
Trees by County and Age Group                      18
Trees by Variety and Age Group                     19
Production and Value, 1930-2002                    20
Peach Tree Chart, 1978-2002                        20

PEARS
Summary                                            21
Orchards, Trees and Acres by Region                21
Pear Tree Chart, 1978-2002                         21
Acres, Trees and Production by County              22
Acres, Production by Size and Region               23
Trees by County and Age Group                      24
Trees by Variety and Age Group                     25
Production and Value, 1930-2002                    25

CHERRIES
Summary                                            26
Orchards, Trees, Acres by Region-Tart, Sweet       26
Acres, Production by County - Tart, Sweet          27
Tart - Acres, Production by Size and Region        28
     By Variety and Age Group                      28
Sweet - Acres, Production by Size and Region       29
     By Variety and Age Group                      29
Tart - Trees by County and Age Group               30
     Production and Value, 1940-2002               30
     Tart Cherry Tree Chart - 1978-2002            30
Sweet - Trees by County and Age Group              31
     Production and Value, 1940-2002               31
     Sweet Cherry Tree Chart, 1978-2002            31

GRAPES
Summary                                            32
Vineyards and Acres by Region                      32
Grape Acre Chart, 1978-2002                        32
Acres, Production by Size                          33
Acres, Production by Region and County             33
Vineyards by Size and County                       33
Variety and Age by County, Native Hybrids          34
     French Hybrids                                35
     Vinifera and Total Hybrids                    36
Variety by Acres, 1997 and 2002                    37
Production, Disposition and Value, 1930-2002       37
Percent of Rootstock by Type                       38
Plantings, Use and Loss, Native Hybrids            38
     French Hybrids                                39
     Vinifera Hybrids                              40
     Other Hybrids                                 40

PLUMS AND PRUNES
Summary                                            41
Orchards, Trees and Acres by Region                41
Plum and Prune Tree Chart, 1978-2002               41
Acres, Trees and Production by County              42
Trees by County and Age Group                      42
Trees, Acres and Production by Size                43
Trees by Variety and Age Group                     43

NECTARINES
Summary                                            44
Orchards, Trees and Acres by Size                  44
Nectarine Tree Chart, 1978-2002                    44
Acres, Trees and Production by County              45
Acres, Trees and Production by Size                45
Trees by County and Age Group                      46
Trees by Variety and Age Group                     46

APPENDIX
Survey Questionnaire                            47-62
                       
 
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