2021 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Colorado
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Jul/05/2022

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation815
Farm Operations - Number of Operations39,000
Farm Operations - Acres Operated31,800,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )638,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )202,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )2,650,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )1,160,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )24,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )8,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )430,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2021 )620,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head25,966
Milk - Production, Measured in $985,677,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb5,271,000,000
County outlines for COLORADO

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
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE1,021,020,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA50,000698,880,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)322,140,000
HAY
HAY1,480,0003.03 TONS / ACRE4,485,000 TONS225 $ / TON1,021,020,000
HAY, ALFALFA780,0004 TONS / ACRE3,120,000 TONS224 $ / TON698,880,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)700,0001.95 TONS / ACRE1,365,000 TONS236 $ / TON322,140,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN1,150,000129 BU / ACRE148,350,000 BU5.7 $ / BU845,595,000
CORN, SILAGE180,00024.5 TONS / ACRE4,410,000 TONS
CORN1,380,000
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER2,200,0001,880,00037 BU / ACRE69,560,000 BU6.7 $ / BU466,052,000
WHEAT2,200,0001,880,00037 BU / ACRE69,560,000 BU6.7 $ / BU466,052,000
POTATOES
POTATOES53,00052,200400 CWT / ACRE20,880,000 CWT10.4 $ / CWT217,152,000
SORGHUM
SORGHUM, GRAIN400,00037 BU / ACRE14,800,000 BU10.3 $ / CWT85,366,000
SORGHUM, SILAGE39,00014 TONS / ACRE546,000 TONS
SORGHUM495,000
MILLET
MILLET, PROSO465,000420,00022 BU / ACRE9,240,000 BU8.7 $ / BU80,388,000
BARLEY
BARLEY52,00047,000111 BU / ACRE5,217,000 BU4.85 $ / BU25,302,000
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED11,330 TONS24,541,000
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET10,700 TONS2,230 $ / TON23,861,000
PEACHES, PROCESSING630 TONS1,080 $ / TON680,000
PEACHES2,5004.6 TONS / ACRE11,500 TONS2,170 $ / TON
SUNFLOWER
SUNFLOWER53,00050,500935 LB / ACRE47,195,000 LB27.5 $ / CWT12,959,000
FOLIAGE PLANTS
FOLIAGE PLANTS, INDOOR USE
CUT FLOWERS
CUT FLOWERS
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED, INDOOR USE, POTS
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL, FLORICULTURE
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL
SUGARBEETS
SUGARBEETS24,30023,60033.7 TONS / ACRE795,000 TONS
(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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