2018 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 California
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Dec/14/2019

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation350
Farm Operations - Number of Operations69,400
Farm Operations - Acres Operated24,300,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )650,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )1,730,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )5,150,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )535,000
Goats, Angora - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )3,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )90,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )42,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )550,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2018 )101,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head11,000,000

Milk Production

Milk, Skim, Unsweetened, Condensed, Bulk - Production, Measured in Plants10
Milk, Dry, Nonfat, Human - Production, Measured in Plants12
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head23,306
Milk, Skim, Unsweetened, Condensed, Bulk - Production, Measured in Lb289,208,000
Milk, Dry, Nonfat, Human - Production, Measured in Lb587,059,000
Milk - Production, Measured in $6,377,171,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb40,413,000,000
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, UTILIZED7,130,000 TONS6,254,211,000
GRAPES, PROCESSING6,031,100 TONS833 $ / TON5,023,443,000
GRAPES, FRESH MARKET1,098,900 TONS1,120 $ / TON1,230,768,000
GRAPES863,0008.26 TONS / ACRE7,130,000 TONS877 $ / TON
ALMONDS
ALMONDS, UTILIZED, SHELLED2,280,000,000 LB5,468,040,000
ALMONDS, UTILIZED2,090 LB / ACRE
ALMONDS1,090,0002.44 $ / LB
PISTACHIOS
PISTACHIOS, UTILIZED, IN SHELL987,000,000 LB2,615,550,000
PISTACHIOS, UTILIZED3,740 LB / ACRE
PISTACHIOS264,0002.65 $ / LB
STRAWBERRIES
STRAWBERRIES35,90035,800720 CWT / ACRE25,776,000 CWT90.9 $ / CWT2,340,315,000
STRAWBERRIES, FRESH MARKET104 $ / CWT2,109,713,000
STRAWBERRIES, PROCESSING730 $ / TON230,602,000
STRAWBERRIES, UTILIZED25,750,200 CWT
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE1,180,0005.98 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS7,053,000 TONS, DRY BASIS1,292,646,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)510,0004.96 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS2,530,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA95,000670,0006.75 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS4,523,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
TOMATOES
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN266,000260,600980 CWT / ACRE255,388,000 CWT1,197,642,000
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN, PROCESSING241,000236,00052.05 TONS / ACRE12,284,163 TONS970,449,000
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN, FRESH MARKET227,193,000
TOMATOES4.72 $ / CWT
TOMATOES, PROCESSING79 $ / TON
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN, UTILIZED253,855,700 CWT
TOMATOES, FRESH MARKET27.8 $ / CWT
ORANGES
ORANGES147,000301 BOXES / ACRE24.73 $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV1,093,052,000
ORANGES, UTILIZED1,816,000 TONS
ORANGES, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV(D)
ORANGES, PROCESSING(D) $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV(D)
HAY
HAY980,0005.8 TONS / ACRE5,682,000 TONS191 $ / TON1,076,226,000
HAY, ALFALFA620,0006.9 TONS / ACRE4,278,000 TONS204 $ / TON868,434,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)360,0003.9 TONS / ACRE1,404,000 TONS150 $ / TON207,792,000
WALNUTS
WALNUTS, ENGLISH, UTILIZED, IN SHELL1.93 TONS / ACRE676,000 TONS878,800,000
WALNUTS, ENGLISH, UTILIZED1.93 TONS / ACRE676,000 TONS
WALNUTS, ENGLISH350,0001.93 TONS / ACRE1,300 $ / TON
LETTUCE
LETTUCE, HEAD, FRESH MARKET26.8 $ / CWT766,346,000
LETTUCE, HEAD82,00081,700350 CWT / ACRE28,595,000 CWT26.8 $ / CWT766,346,000
LETTUCE, ROMAINE, FRESH MARKET28.2 $ / CWT568,298,000
LETTUCE, ROMAINE74,50072,700280 CWT / ACRE20,356,000 CWT28.2 $ / CWT568,298,000
LETTUCE, LEAF, FRESH MARKET53.8 $ / CWT480,165,000
LETTUCE, LEAF60,00059,500150 CWT / ACRE8,925,000 CWT53.8 $ / CWT480,165,000
LETTUCE, LEAF, UTILIZED8,925,000 CWT
LETTUCE, ROMAINE, UTILIZED20,152,400 CWT
LETTUCE, HEAD, UTILIZED28,595,000 CWT
RICE
RICE506,000504,0008,620 LB / ACRE43,425,000 CWT17.5 $ / CWT759,938,000
CARROTS
CARROTS64,80064,300400 CWT / ACRE25,720,000 CWT26.8 $ / CWT686,189,000
CARROTS, UTILIZED25,642,800 CWT
CARROTS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
CARROTS, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
LEMONS
LEMONS47,000451 BOXES / ACRE32.15 $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV681,564,000
LEMONS, UTILIZED848,000 TONS
LEMONS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV(D)
LEMONS, PROCESSING(D) $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV(D)
BROCCOLI
BROCCOLI104,000103,000155 CWT / ACRE15,965,000 CWT42.6 $ / CWT679,405,000
BROCCOLI, FRESH MARKET42.9 $ / CWT663,667,000
BROCCOLI, PROCESSING636 $ / TON15,738,000
BROCCOLI, UTILIZED15,965,000 CWT
TANGERINES
TANGERINES62,000310 BOXES / ACRE28.96 $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV556,024,000
TANGERINES, UTILIZED768,000 TONS
TANGERINES, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV(D)
TANGERINES, PROCESSING(D) $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV(D)
GARLIC
GARLIC33,00032,800175 CWT / ACRE5,740,000 CWT78.9 $ / CWT452,599,000
GARLIC, FRESH MARKET190 $ / CWT381,710,000
GARLIC, PROCESSING380 $ / TON70,889,000
GARLIC, UTILIZED5,740,000 CWT
CELERY
CELERY28,40028,300590 CWT / ACRE16,697,000 CWT25.5 $ / CWT424,542,000
CELERY, UTILIZED16,680,300 CWT
CELERY, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
CELERY, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
AVOCADOS
AVOCADOS, UTILIZED169,100 TONS383,485,000
AVOCADOS47,0003.64 TONS / ACRE171,000 TONS2,270 $ / TON
AVOCADOS, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
AVOCADOS, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
CAULIFLOWER
CAULIFLOWER38,00037,800215 CWT / ACRE8,127,000 CWT42.6 $ / CWT345,611,000
CAULIFLOWER, UTILIZED8,118,900 CWT
CAULIFLOWER, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
CAULIFLOWER, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
RASPBERRIES
RASPBERRIES, UTILIZED142,280,000 LB331,088,000
RASPBERRIES7,40019,300 LB / ACRE143,000,000 LB2.33 $ / LB
RASPBERRIES, FRESH MARKET(D) LB(D) $ / LB(D)
RASPBERRIES, PROCESSING(D) LB(D) $ / LB(D)
SPINACH
SPINACH44,90044,200125 CWT / ACRE5,525,000 CWT57.3 $ / CWT316,699,000
SPINACH, UTILIZED5,525,000 CWT
SPINACH, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
SPINACH, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED475,870 TONS304,213,000
PEACHES, PROCESSING341,870 TONS463 $ / TON158,153,000
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET134,000 TONS1,090 $ / TON146,060,000
PEACHES36,00013.3 TONS / ACRE479,000 TONS639 $ / TON
POTATOES
POTATOES38,50038,300404 CWT / ACRE15,457,000 CWT14.3 $ / CWT221,508,000
PEPPERS
PEPPERS, BELL13,60013,500450 CWT / ACRE6,075,000 CWT34.6 $ / CWT210,007,000
PEPPERS, BELL, FRESH MARKET39.2 $ / CWT189,559,000
PEPPERS, CHILE2,7002,700385 CWT / ACRE1,039,500 CWT28.3 $ / CWT29,468,000
PEPPERS, CHILE, PROCESSING500 $ / TON21,310,000
PEPPERS, BELL, PROCESSING330 $ / TON20,448,000
PEPPERS, CHILE, FRESH MARKET43.6 $ / CWT8,158,000
PEPPERS, BELL, UTILIZED6,075,000 CWT
PEPPERS, CHILE, UTILIZED1,039,500 CWT
SWEET POTATOES
SWEET POTATOES21,00021,000370 CWT / ACRE7,770,000 CWT23.6 $ / CWT198,912,000
PRUNES
PRUNES, UTILIZED90,200 TONS, DRY BASIS194,832,000
PRUNES, PROCESSING90,200 TONS, DRY BASIS2,160 $ / TON194,832,000
PRUNES44,0002.05 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS90,200 TONS, DRY BASIS2,160 $ / TON, DRY BASIS
MELONS
MELONS, CANTALOUP, FRESH MARKET22.5 $ / CWT187,819,000
MELONS, CANTALOUP32,00031,500265 CWT / ACRE8,347,500 CWT22.5 $ / CWT187,819,000
MELONS, WATERMELON, FRESH MARKET18.2 $ / CWT116,369,000
MELONS, WATERMELON12,00011,900540 CWT / ACRE6,426,000 CWT18.2 $ / CWT116,369,000
MELONS, HONEYDEW, FRESH MARKET19.6 $ / CWT90,532,000
MELONS, HONEYDEW14,90014,900310 CWT / ACRE4,619,000 CWT19.6 $ / CWT90,532,000
MELONS, HONEYDEW, UTILIZED4,619,000 CWT
MELONS, WATERMELON, UTILIZED6,393,900 CWT
MELONS, CANTALOUP, UTILIZED8,347,500 CWT
CABBAGE
CABBAGE, FRESH MARKET37.6 $ / CWT181,533,000
CABBAGE14,70014,200340 CWT / ACRE4,828,000 CWT37.6 $ / CWT181,533,000
CABBAGE, UTILIZED4,828,000 CWT
SWEET CORN
SWEET CORN33,00032,800180 CWT / ACRE5,904,000 CWT28.9 $ / CWT170,626,000
SWEET CORN, FRESH MARKET28.9 $ / CWT170,626,000
SWEET CORN, UTILIZED5,904,000 CWT
CHERRIES
CHERRIES, SWEET, UTILIZED44,170 TONS140,395,000
CHERRIES, SWEET, FRESH MARKET35,660 TONS3,770 $ / TON134,438,000
CHERRIES, SWEET, PROCESSING8,510 TONS700 $ / TON5,957,000
CHERRIES, SWEET32,0001.4 TONS / ACRE44,800 TONS3,180 $ / TON
BLUEBERRIES
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, UTILIZED63,470,000 LB139,755,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, FRESH MARKET52,240,000 LB2.6 $ / LB135,824,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, PROCESSING11,230,000 LB0.35 $ / LB3,931,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME6,6009,840 LB / ACRE64,900,000 LB2.2 $ / LB
NECTARINES
NECTARINES, UTILIZED119,650 TONS104,626,000
NECTARINES14,0008.6 TONS / ACRE120,500 TONS874 $ / TON
NECTARINES, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
NECTARINES, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
PLUMS
PLUMS, UTILIZED99,000 TONS92,570,000
PLUMS14,0007.16 TONS / ACRE100,000 TONS935 $ / TON
PLUMS, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
PLUMS, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
COTTON
COTTON, COTTONSEED342,000 TONS260 $ / TON89,496,000
COTTON259,000257,0001,707 LB / ACRE914,000 480 LB BALES
COTTON, UPLAND48,00047,0001,910 LB / ACRE187,000 480 LB BALES(D) $ / LB(D)
COTTON, PIMA211,000210,0001,662 LB / ACRE727,000 480 LB BALES(D) $ / LB(D)
DATES
DATES, UTILIZED29,100 TONS86,109,000
DATES9,6003.13 TONS / ACRE30,000 TONS2,960 $ / TON
DATES, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
DATES, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
PEARS
PEARS, UTILIZED161,000 TONS77,344,000
PEARS, PROCESSING106,900 TONS389 $ / TON41,584,000
PEARS, FRESH MARKET54,100 TONS661 $ / TON35,760,000
PEARS10,70015.1 TONS / ACRE161,500 TONS480 $ / TON
WHEAT
WHEAT425,000147,00081.5 BU / ACRE11,985,000 BU6.39 $ / BU72,892,000
WHEAT, WINTER380,000110,00077 BU / ACRE8,470,000 BU6.32 $ / BU52,514,000
WHEAT, SPRING, DURUM45,00037,00095 BU / ACRE3,515,000 BU6.51 $ / BU20,378,000
APPLES
APPLES, UTILIZED245,000,000 LB71,000,000
APPLES12,50020,000 LB / ACRE250,000,000 LB0.29 $ / LB
APPLES, FRESH MARKET(D) LB(D) $ / LB(D)
APPLES, PROCESSING(D) LB(D) $ / TON(D)
GRAPEFRUIT
GRAPEFRUIT9,300409 BOXES / ACRE18.34 $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV69,690,000
GRAPEFRUIT, UTILIZED160,000 TONS
GRAPEFRUIT, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV(D)
GRAPEFRUIT, PROCESSING(D) $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV(D)
BEANS
BEANS, SNAP8,0007,900115 CWT / ACRE908,500 CWT76 $ / CWT69,008,000
BEANS, SNAP, UTILIZED908,500 CWT
BEANS, SNAP, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
BEANS, SNAP, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
ARTICHOKES
ARTICHOKES6,9006,900145 CWT / ACRE1,000,500 CWT63 $ / CWT63,032,000
ARTICHOKES, FRESH MARKET63 $ / CWT63,032,000
ARTICHOKES, UTILIZED1,000,500 CWT
CORN
CORN, GRAIN65,000173 BU / ACRE11,245,000 BU4.4 $ / BU47,229,000
CORN430,000
CORN, SILAGE360,00027.5 TONS / ACRE9,900,000 TONS
CUCUMBERS
CUCUMBERS8,1008,100205 CWT / ACRE1,660,500 CWT26.3 $ / CWT43,649,000
CUCUMBERS, FRESH MARKET45.6 $ / CWT23,397,000
CUCUMBERS, PROCESSING353 $ / TON20,252,000
CUCUMBERS, UTILIZED1,660,500 CWT
OLIVES
OLIVES, PROCESSING52,900 TONS766 $ / TON40,523,000
OLIVES, UTILIZED52,900 TONS40,523,000
OLIVES37,5001.43 TONS / ACRE53,600 TONS766 $ / TON
APRICOTS
APRICOTS, UTILIZED31,570 TONS38,055,000
APRICOTS9,6003.3 TONS / ACRE31,700 TONS1,210 $ / TON
APRICOTS, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
APRICOTS, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
KIWIFRUIT
KIWIFRUIT, UTILIZED37,800 TONS32,886,000
KIWIFRUIT, FRESH MARKET37,800 TONS870 $ / TON32,886,000
KIWIFRUIT3,9009.7 TONS / ACRE37,800 TONS870 $ / TON
SQUASH
SQUASH6,9006,700155 CWT / ACRE1,038,500 CWT32 $ / CWT30,973,000
SQUASH, FRESH MARKET33.2 $ / CWT29,375,000
SQUASH, PROCESSING380 $ / TON1,598,000
SQUASH, UTILIZED968,900 CWT
SAFFLOWER
SAFFLOWER60,00059,5002,400 LB / ACRE142,800,000 LB21 $ / CWT29,988,000
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS5,0004,900275 CWT / ACRE1,347,500 CWT20.6 $ / CWT27,592,000
PUMPKINS, FRESH MARKET20.6 $ / CWT27,592,000
PUMPKINS, UTILIZED1,339,400 CWT
ASPARAGUS
ASPARAGUS, FRESH MARKET149 $ / CWT26,552,000
ASPARAGUS6,2006,00030 CWT / ACRE180,000 CWT149 $ / CWT26,552,000
ASPARAGUS, UTILIZED178,200 CWT
SUNFLOWER
SUNFLOWER60,00059,0001,297 LB / ACRE76,500,000 LB25 $ / CWT19,101,000
BARLEY
BARLEY65,00026,00069 BU / ACRE1,794,000 BU4.84 $ / BU8,791,000
PECANS
PECANS, UTILIZED, IN SHELL7,400,000
PECANS3,5001,057 LB / ACRE2 $ / LB
OATS
OATS110,0006,00070 BU / ACRE420,000 BU(D) $ / BU1,386,000
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA80,0006.2 TONS / ACRE496,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)170,00013.4 TONS / ACRE2,278,000 TONS
HAYLAGE250,00011.1 TONS / ACRE2,774,000 TONS
SUGARBEETS
SUGARBEETS24,60024,60044.4 TONS / ACRE1,092,000 TONS
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL, FLORICULTURE
FOLIAGE PLANTS
FOLIAGE PLANTS, INDOOR USE
FOLIAGE PLANTS, INDOOR USE, POTS
CUT FLOWERS
CUT FLOWERS
CUT CULTIVATED GREENS
CUT CULTIVATED GREENS
MUSHROOMS
MUSHROOMS, AGARICUS6.27 LB / SQ FT2.1 $ / LB
MUSHROOMS, AGARICUS, PROCESSING(D) $ / LB
MUSHROOMS, AGARICUS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / LB
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED, INDOOR USE
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
CHICKPEAS
CHICKPEAS15,10015,0002,770 LB / ACRE416,000 CWT
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL, POTS
MINT
MINT, PEPPERMINT, OIL1,60085 LB / ACRE136,000 LB(D) $ / LB(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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