2023 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 California
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Jun/25/2024

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation378
Farm Operations - Number of Operations62,900
Farm Operations - Acres Operated23,800,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2024 )665,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2024 )1,715,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2024 )5,100,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2024 )520,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2024 )72,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2024 )37,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2024 )500,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2023 )39,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head6,200,000

Milk Production

Milk, Skim, Unsweetened, Condensed, Bulk - Production, Measured in Plants5
Milk, Dry, Nonfat, Human - Production, Measured in Plants9
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head23,863
Milk, Skim, Unsweetened, Condensed, Bulk - Production, Measured in Lb108,447,000
Milk, Dry, Nonfat, Human - Production, Measured in Lb786,857,000
Milk - Production, Measured in $8,139,498,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb40,902,000,000
County outlines for CALIFORNIA

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
GRAPES
GRAPES, UTILIZED5,569,950 TONS6,524,474,000
GRAPES, PROCESSING4,848,050 TONS997 $ / TON4,835,228,000
GRAPES, FRESH MARKET721,900 TONS2,340 $ / TON1,689,246,000
GRAPES820,0006.79 TONS / ACRE5,570,000 TONS1,170 $ / TON
ALMONDS
ALMONDS, UTILIZED, SHELLED2,470,000,000 LB3,880,240,000
ALMONDS, UTILIZED1,790 LB / ACRE
ALMONDS1,380,0001.64 $ / LB
PISTACHIOS
PISTACHIOS, UTILIZED, IN SHELL1,490,000,000 LB2,980,000,000
PISTACHIOS462,0002 $ / LB
PISTACHIOS, UTILIZED1.61 TONS / ACRE745,000 TONS
STRAWBERRIES
STRAWBERRIES43,10042,700575 CWT / ACRE24,600,000 CWT121 $ / CWT2,965,387,000
STRAWBERRIES, UTILIZED24,575,400 CWT
STRAWBERRIES, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
STRAWBERRIES, PROCESSING(D) $ / CWT(D)
TOMATOES
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN286,000271,900970 CWT / ACRE263,743,000 CWT2,264,695,000
TOMATOES, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT
TOMATOES8.66 $ / CWT
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN, UTILIZED261,633,100 CWT
TOMATOES, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN, PROCESSING(D)
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN, FRESH MARKET(D)
LETTUCE
LETTUCE, ROMAINE, FRESH MARKET49.3 $ / CWT1,652,339,000
LETTUCE, ROMAINE106,600106,400315 CWT / ACRE33,516,000 CWT49.3 $ / CWT1,652,339,000
LETTUCE, LEAF, FRESH MARKET73.6 $ / CWT1,145,032,000
LETTUCE, LEAF64,30063,500245 CWT / ACRE15,557,500 CWT73.6 $ / CWT1,145,032,000
LETTUCE, HEAD93,70093,600350 CWT / ACRE32,760,000 CWT34.6 $ / CWT1,133,496,000
LETTUCE, HEAD, FRESH MARKET34.6 $ / CWT1,133,496,000
LETTUCE, HEAD, UTILIZED32,760,000 CWT
LETTUCE, LEAF, UTILIZED15,557,500 CWT
LETTUCE, ROMAINE, UTILIZED33,516,000 CWT
RICE
RICE515,000512,0008,590 LB / ACRE43,971,000 CWT33.4 $ / CWT1,468,631,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE965,0005.58 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS5,382,000 TONS, DRY BASIS1,274,250,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA70,000510,0006.54 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS3,337,000 TONS, DRY BASIS850,935,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)455,0004.49 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS2,045,000 TONS, DRY BASIS423,315,000
CARROTS
CARROTS54,50054,500395 CWT / ACRE21,527,500 CWT56.4 $ / CWT1,213,700,000
CARROTS, UTILIZED21,527,500 CWT
CARROTS, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
CARROTS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
HAY
HAY830,0005.15 TONS / ACRE4,275,000 TONS245 $ / TON1,034,685,000
HAY, ALFALFA480,0006.5 TONS / ACRE3,120,000 TONS255 $ / TON795,600,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)350,0003.3 TONS / ACRE1,155,000 TONS207 $ / TON239,085,000
BROCCOLI
BROCCOLI97,00096,500140 CWT / ACRE13,510,000 CWT69.7 $ / CWT941,661,000
BROCCOLI, UTILIZED13,510,000 CWT
BROCCOLI, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
BROCCOLI, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
TANGERINES
TANGERINES69,000344 BOXES / ACRE967,350,000 $, FOB29.37 $ / BOX, ON TREE EQUIV787,866,000
TANGERINES, UTILIZED942,000 TONS
TANGERINES, PROCESSING288,000 TONS
TANGERINES, FRESH MARKET660,000 TONS
ORANGES
ORANGES136,000318 BOXES / ACRE1,158,128,000 $, FOB17.89 $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV772,704,000
ORANGES, UTILIZED44,700,000 BOXES
ORANGES, FRESH MARKET1,336,000 TONS
ORANGES, PROCESSING392,000 TONS
WALNUTS
WALNUTS, ENGLISH, UTILIZED, IN SHELL2.14 TONS / ACRE824,000 TONS692,160,000
WALNUTS, ENGLISH385,000840 $ / TON
WALNUTS, ENGLISH, UTILIZED824,000 TONS
LEMONS
LEMONS53,000500 BOXES / ACRE788,889,000 $, FOB22 $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV583,019,000
LEMONS, UTILIZED1,040,000 TONS
LEMONS, FRESH MARKET704,000 TONS
LEMONS, PROCESSING356,000 TONS
SPINACH
SPINACH56,60056,500125 CWT / ACRE7,062,500 CWT78.1 $ / CWT551,911,000
SPINACH, UTILIZED7,062,500 CWT
SPINACH, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
SPINACH, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
CAULIFLOWER
CAULIFLOWER38,60038,500190 CWT / ACRE7,315,000 CWT63.6 $ / CWT464,893,000
CAULIFLOWER, UTILIZED7,307,700 CWT
CAULIFLOWER, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
CAULIFLOWER, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED475,220 TONS453,858,000
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET189,600 TONS1,510 $ / TON286,296,000
PEACHES, PROCESSING285,620 TONS587 $ / TON167,562,000
PEACHES37,70012.7 TONS / ACRE480,000 TONS955 $ / TON
CELERY
CELERY27,00026,900515 CWT / ACRE13,853,500 CWT26.2 $ / CWT362,548,000
CELERY, UTILIZED13,853,500 CWT
CELERY, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
CELERY, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
GARLIC
GARLIC26,90026,800150 CWT / ACRE4,020,000 CWT77.8 $ / CWT311,708,000
GARLIC, FRESH MARKET170 $ / CWT234,413,000
GARLIC, PROCESSING588 $ / TON77,295,000
GARLIC, UTILIZED4,007,900 CWT
RASPBERRIES
RASPBERRIES, UTILIZED35,395 TONS296,700,000
RASPBERRIES5,3006.7 TONS / ACRE71,000,000 LB4.19 $ / LB
RASPBERRIES, FRESH MARKET(D) LB(D) $ / LB(D)
RASPBERRIES, PROCESSING(D) LB(D) $ / LB(D)
PEPPERS
PEPPERS, BELL11,00011,000410 CWT / ACRE4,510,000 CWT65.2 $ / CWT294,171,000
PEPPERS, BELL, FRESH MARKET78.9 $ / CWT273,996,000
PEPPERS, CHILE3,2003,200360 CWT / ACRE1,152,000 CWT42.9 $ / CWT49,384,000
PEPPERS, BELL, PROCESSING389 $ / TON20,175,000
PEPPERS, CHILE, UTILIZED1,152,000 CWT
PEPPERS, BELL, UTILIZED4,510,000 CWT
PEPPERS, CHILE, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
PEPPERS, CHILE, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
POTATOES
POTATOES23,00022,900460 CWT / ACRE10,534,000 CWT27.7 $ / CWT291,792,000
SWEET POTATOES
SWEET POTATOES19,00019,000320 CWT / ACRE6,080,000 CWT47.7 $ / CWT289,993,000
SWEET POTATOES, FRESH MARKET48.8 $ / CWT287,505,000
SWEET POTATOES, PROCESSING264 $ / TON2,488,000
SWEET POTATOES, UTILIZED6,080,000 CWT
CHERRIES
CHERRIES, SWEET, UTILIZED98,690 TONS282,742,000
CHERRIES, SWEET, FRESH MARKET90,840 TONS3,030 $ / TON275,245,000
CHERRIES, SWEET, PROCESSING7,850 TONS955 $ / TON7,497,000
CHERRIES, SWEET37,0002.91 TONS / ACRE107,500 TONS2,860 $ / TON
CABBAGE
CABBAGE17,90017,800375 CWT / ACRE6,675,000 CWT40.2 $ / CWT267,550,000
CABBAGE, UTILIZED6,661,700 CWT
CABBAGE, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
CABBAGE, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
BLUEBERRIES
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, UTILIZED32,065 TONS255,590,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, FRESH MARKET51,680,000 LB4.83 $ / LB249,614,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, PROCESSING12,450,000 LB0.48 $ / LB5,976,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME7,1004.52 TONS / ACRE64,200,000 LB3.99 $ / LB
NECTARINES
NECTARINES, UTILIZED142,910 TONS242,070,000
NECTARINES16,1009.05 TONS / ACRE145,500 TONS1,690 $ / TON
NECTARINES, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
NECTARINES, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
AVOCADOS
AVOCADOS, UTILIZED117,170 TONS239,000,000
AVOCADOS, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON
AVOCADOS, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON
AVOCADOS47,6002.48 TONS / ACRE118,000 TONS2,040 $ / TON
PRUNES
PRUNES, PROCESSING95,700 TONS, DRY BASIS2,250 $ / TON215,325,000
PRUNES, UTILIZED95,700 TONS, DRY BASIS215,325,000
PRUNES37,0002.59 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS95,800 TONS, DRY BASIS750 $ / TON, FRESH BASIS
MELONS
MELONS, CANTALOUP, FRESH MARKET29 $ / CWT204,343,000
MELONS, CANTALOUP25,70025,700275 CWT / ACRE7,067,500 CWT29 $ / CWT204,343,000
MELONS, WATERMELON, FRESH MARKET24.1 $ / CWT155,134,000
MELONS, WATERMELON13,00012,900500 CWT / ACRE6,450,000 CWT24.1 $ / CWT155,134,000
MELONS, HONEYDEW8,4008,400280 CWT / ACRE2,352,000 CWT34 $ / CWT79,808,000
MELONS, HONEYDEW, FRESH MARKET34 $ / CWT79,808,000
MELONS, WATERMELON, UTILIZED6,437,100 CWT
MELONS, HONEYDEW, UTILIZED2,347,300 CWT
MELONS, CANTALOUP, UTILIZED7,046,300 CWT
SWEET CORN
SWEET CORN22,30022,100165 CWT / ACRE3,646,500 CWT47.3 $ / CWT172,479,000
SWEET CORN, FRESH MARKET47.3 $ / CWT172,479,000
SWEET CORN, UTILIZED3,646,500 CWT
PLUMS
PLUMS, FRESH MARKET85,390 TONS1,640 $ / TON140,040,000
PLUMS, UTILIZED85,390 TONS140,040,000
PLUMS9,8009.14 TONS / ACRE89,600 TONS1,640 $ / TON
PEARS
PEARS, UTILIZED162,330 TONS117,206,000
PEARS, FRESH MARKET60,780 TONS966 $ / TON58,713,000
PEARS, PROCESSING101,550 TONS576 $ / TON58,493,000
PEARS8,50019.1 TONS / ACRE162,500 TONS722 $ / TON
OLIVES
OLIVES, UTILIZED120,750 TONS94,869,000
OLIVES, PROCESSING120,750 TONS786 $ / TON94,869,000
OLIVES40,0003.04 TONS / ACRE121,500 TONS786 $ / TON
DATES
DATES, UTILIZED35,160 TONS92,342,000
DATES10,7003.3 TONS / ACRE35,300 TONS2,630 $ / TON
DATES, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
DATES, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
WHEAT
WHEAT338,00097,00086 BU / ACRE8,338,000 BU10.3 $ / BU86,017,000
WHEAT, WINTER320,00080,00080 BU / ACRE6,400,000 BU10.2 $ / BU65,280,000
WHEAT, SPRING, DURUM18,00017,000114 BU / ACRE1,938,000 BU10.7 $ / BU20,737,000
KIWIFRUIT
KIWIFRUIT, FRESH MARKET27,350 TONS2,850 $ / TON77,948,000
KIWIFRUIT, UTILIZED27,350 TONS77,948,000
KIWIFRUIT4,8005.7 TONS / ACRE27,400 TONS2,850 $ / TON
GRAPEFRUIT
GRAPEFRUIT9,000444 BOXES / ACRE59,148,000 $, ON TREE EQUIV14.79 $ / BOX, ON TREE EQUIV71,624,000
GRAPEFRUIT, UTILIZED4,300,000 BOXES
GRAPEFRUIT, PROCESSING48,000 TONS
GRAPEFRUIT, FRESH MARKET112,000 TONS
ARTICHOKES
ARTICHOKES4,3004,300180 CWT / ACRE774,000 CWT83 $ / CWT64,242,000
ARTICHOKES, FRESH MARKET83 $ / CWT64,242,000
ARTICHOKES, UTILIZED774,000 CWT
BEANS
BEANS, SNAP7,3007,20075 CWT / ACRE540,000 CWT108 $ / CWT58,104,000
BEANS, SNAP, UTILIZED540,000 CWT
BEANS, SNAP, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
BEANS, SNAP, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
APPLES
APPLES, UTILIZED239,300,000 LB52,738,000
APPLES, PROCESSING188,900,000 LB370 $ / TON34,947,000
APPLES, FRESH MARKET50,400,000 LB0.353 $ / LB17,791,000
APPLES10,20023,500 LB / ACRE240,000,000 LB0.22 $ / LB
SQUASH
SQUASH6,3006,200200 CWT / ACRE1,240,000 CWT41.6 $ / CWT50,288,000
SQUASH, UTILIZED1,210,200 CWT
SQUASH, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
SQUASH, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
CORN
CORN, GRAIN40,000178 BU / ACRE7,120,000 BU6.15 $ / BU43,788,000
CORN400,000
CORN, SILAGE350,00026 TONS / ACRE9,100,000 TONS
APRICOTS
APRICOTS, UTILIZED32,260 TONS43,170,000
APRICOTS5,3006.1 TONS / ACRE32,300 TONS1,340 $ / TON
APRICOTS, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
APRICOTS, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
COTTON
COTTON, COTTONSEED100,000 TONS381 $ / TON36,195,000
COTTON, PIMA85,00082,0001,346 LB / ACRE230,000 480 LB BALES
COTTON98,00094,8001,438 LB / ACRE284,000 480 LB BALES
COTTON, UPLAND13,00012,8002,025 LB / ACRE54,000 480 LB BALES(D) $ / LB(D)
CUCUMBERS
CUCUMBERS7,0007,000185 CWT / ACRE1,295,000 CWT26.6 $ / CWT34,376,000
CUCUMBERS, FRESH MARKET64 $ / CWT22,624,000
CUCUMBERS, PROCESSING250 $ / TON11,752,000
CUCUMBERS, UTILIZED1,293,700 CWT
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS, FRESH MARKET20.4 $ / CWT30,494,000
PUMPKINS5,3005,100300 CWT / ACRE1,530,000 CWT20.4 $ / CWT30,494,000
PUMPKINS, UTILIZED1,494,800 CWT
SAFFLOWER
SAFFLOWER22,00021,5002,100 LB / ACRE45,150,000 LB36 $ / CWT16,254,000
SUNFLOWER
SUNFLOWER28,50028,0001,051 LB / ACRE29,425,000 LB36.6 $ / CWT10,757,000
BARLEY
BARLEY40,00019,00075 BU / ACRE1,425,000 BU5.3 $ / BU7,553,000
OATS
OATS90,0005,00075 BU / ACRE375,000 BU3.9 $ / BU1,463,000
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL, FLORICULTURE
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED, INDOOR USE, POTS
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
CUT FLOWERS
CUT FLOWERS
ASPARAGUS
ASPARAGUS, UTILIZED(D) CWT
ASPARAGUS(D)(D)(D) CWT / ACRE(D) CWT(D) $ / CWT(D)
ASPARAGUS, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
ASPARAGUS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL
MUSHROOMS
MUSHROOMS, AGARICUS6.54 LB / SQ FT82,515,065 LB2.45 $ / LB
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)125,00014.4 TONS / ACRE1,800,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA60,0007.3 TONS / ACRE438,000 TONS
HAYLAGE185,00012.1 TONS / ACRE2,238,000 TONS
FOLIAGE PLANTS
FOLIAGE PLANTS, INDOOR USE
CUT CULTIVATED GREENS
CUT CULTIVATED GREENS
SUGARBEETS
SUGARBEETS23,00022,60048.8 TONS / ACRE1,103,000 TONS
CHICKPEAS
CHICKPEAS4,4004,4002,800 LB / ACRE123,000 CWT(D) $ / CWT(D)
(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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