2018 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Arkansas
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Nov/12/2019

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation327
Farm Operations - Number of Operations42,500
Farm Operations - Acres Operated13,900,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )935,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )5,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )1,780,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )32,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )4,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2018 )130,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head1,092,000,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head31,500,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head12,333
Milk - Production, Measured in $12,580,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb74,000,000
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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
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS3,270,0003,210,00050.5 BU / ACRE162,105,000 BU8.81 $ / BU1,487,160,000
SOYBEANS, IRRIGATED2,725,0002,710,00053.8 BU / ACRE145,930,000 BU
SOYBEANS, NON-IRRIGATED555,000530,00036.4 BU / ACRE19,310,000 BU
RICE
RICE1,441,0001,427,0007,520 LB / ACRE107,325,000 CWT10.8 $ / CWT1,159,110,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN645,000181 BU / ACRE116,745,000 BU3.7 $ / BU431,957,000
CORN, SILAGE3,00021 TONS / ACRE63,000 TONS
CORN660,000
COTTON
COTTON, UPLAND485,000480,0001,133 LB / ACRE1,133,000 480 LB BALES0.708 $ / LB388,056,000
COTTON, COTTONSEED366,000 TONS152 $ / TON57,987,000
COTTON485,000480,0001,133 LB / ACRE1,133,000 480 LB BALES
COTTON, UPLAND, NON-IRRIGATED37,00036,000987 LB / ACRE74,000 480 LB BALES
COTTON, UPLAND, IRRIGATED448,000444,0001,145 LB / ACRE1,059,000 480 LB BALES
HAY
HAY1,203,0001.8 TONS / ACRE2,168,000 TONS108 $ / TON234,816,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,200,0001.8 TONS / ACRE2,160,000 TONS108 $ / TON233,280,000
HAY, ALFALFA3,0002.5 TONS / ACRE8,000 TONS192 $ / TON1,536,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE234,816,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA1,000
WHEAT
WHEAT175,00095,00055 BU / ACRE5,225,000 BU4.88 $ / BU25,603,000
WHEAT, WINTER175,00095,00055 BU / ACRE5,225,000 BU4.88 $ / BU25,603,000
SWEET POTATOES
SWEET POTATOES5,2004,800220 CWT / ACRE1,056,000 CWT23.2 $ / CWT22,915,000
PEANUTS
PEANUTS26,00023,0004,900 LB / ACRE112,700,000 LB0.19 $ / LB22,195,000
SORGHUM
SORGHUM, GRAIN10,00077 BU / ACRE770,000 BU(D) $ / CWT2,889,000
SORGHUM, SILAGE1,00018 TONS / ACRE18,000 TONS
SORGHUM12,000
OATS
OATS10,0007,00075 BU / ACRE525,000 BU2.75 $ / BU1,444,000
(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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