2019 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Colorado
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Sep/23/2020

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation822
Farm Operations - Number of Operations38,700
Farm Operations - Acres Operated31,800,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )771,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )189,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )2,800,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )1,120,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )23,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )9,500
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )425,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2019 )760,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head25,844
Milk - Production, Measured in $903,716,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb4,807,000,000
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 & HAYLAGE934,660,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA80,000626,632,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)308,028,000
HAY
HAY1,460,0002.78 TONS / ACRE4,052,000 TONS231 $ / TON934,660,000
HAY, ALFALFA730,0003.7 TONS / ACRE2,701,000 TONS231 $ / TON626,632,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)730,0001.85 TONS / ACRE1,351,000 TONS228 $ / TON308,028,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN1,300,000123 BU / ACRE159,900,000 BU3.95 $ / BU631,605,000
CORN, SILAGE175,00024 TONS / ACRE4,200,000 TONS
CORN1,550,000
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER2,150,0002,000,00049 BU / ACRE98,000,000 BU4.01 $ / BU387,100,000
WHEAT2,150,0002,000,00049 BU / ACRE98,000,000 BU4.01 $ / BU387,100,000
WHEAT, SPRING, (EXCL DURUM)(NA) $ / BU(NA)
POTATOES
POTATOES51,30051,000386 CWT / ACRE19,666,000 CWT12.2 $ / CWT239,925,000
POTATOES, FRESH MARKET14 $ / CWT
MILLET
MILLET, PROSO340,000320,00037 BU / ACRE11,840,000 BU5.2 $ / BU61,568,000
SORGHUM
SORGHUM, GRAIN310,00041 BU / ACRE12,710,000 BU4.7 $ / CWT33,453,000
SORGHUM, SILAGE18,00017 TONS / ACRE306,000 TONS
SORGHUM365,000
BARLEY
BARLEY54,00052,000138 BU / ACRE7,176,000 BU4.87 $ / BU32,651,000
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED13,300 TONS30,647,000
PEACHES2,5005.71 TONS / ACRE14,300 TONS2,300 $ / TON
PEACHES, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
SUNFLOWER
SUNFLOWER59,00055,0001,080 LB / ACRE59,400,000 LB19 $ / CWT11,299,000
OATS
OATS(NA) $ / BU
SUGARBEETS
SUGARBEETS25,10024,40030.7 TONS / ACRE749,000 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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