2018 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Alabama
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Aug/19/2019

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation214
Farm Operations - Number of Operations39,700
Farm Operations - Acres Operated8,500,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )705,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )5,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )1,300,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )45,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )4,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2018 )33,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head1,123,700,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head14,600
Milk - Production, Measured in $12,118,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb73,000,000
County outlines for ALABAMA

Crops - Planted, Harvested, Yield, Production, Price (MYA), Value of Production
Sorted by Value of Production in Dollars
CommodityPlanted All Purpose AcresHarvested AcresYieldProductionPrice per UnitValue of Production in Dollars
COTTON
COTTON, UPLAND510,000497,000858 LB / ACRE888,000 480 LB BALES0.744 $ / LB307,123,000
COTTON, COTTONSEED254,000 TONS117 $ / TON29,601,000
COTTON510,000497,000858 LB / ACRE888,000 480 LB BALES
HAY
HAY850,0002.8 TONS / ACRE2,380,000 TONS95 $ / TON226,100,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)850,0002.8 TONS / ACRE2,380,000 TONS95 $ / TON226,100,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE226,100,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN250,000156 BU / ACRE39,000,000 BU4.1 $ / BU159,900,000
CORN260,000
CORN, SILAGE5,00016 TONS / ACRE80,000 TONS
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS345,000340,00041 BU / ACRE13,940,000 BU8.85 $ / BU123,369,000
PEANUTS
PEANUTS165,000162,0003,400 LB / ACRE550,800,000 LB0.215 $ / LB118,422,000
WHEAT
WHEAT160,000110,00072 BU / ACRE7,920,000 BU5.1 $ / BU40,392,000
WHEAT, WINTER160,000110,00072 BU / ACRE7,920,000 BU5.1 $ / BU40,392,000
CUCUMBERS
CUCUMBERS6,0005,900105 CWT / ACRE619,500 CWT25 $ / CWT15,379,000
CUCUMBERS, UTILIZED615,200 CWT
CUCUMBERS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
CUCUMBERS, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
OATS
OATS40,00015,00063 BU / ACRE945,000 BU4.5 $ / BU4,253,000
PECANS
PECANS, UTILIZED, IN SHELL2,366,000
PECANS8,000200 LB / ACRE1.48 $ / LB
(NA) Not Available
(D) Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual operations
(S) Insufficient number of reports to establish an estimate
(X) Not Applicable
(Z) Less than half the rounding unit


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