2017 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Illinois
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Nov/18/2019

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation371
Farm Operations - Number of Operations72,700
Farm Operations - Acres Operated27,000,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )397,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )93,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )1,150,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )220,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )25,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )10,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )55,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2017 )5,400,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head20,742
Milk - Production, Measured in $353,007,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb1,929,000,000
County outlines for ILLINOIS

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
CORN
CORN, GRAIN10,950,000201 BU / ACRE2,200,950,000 BU3.41 $ / BU7,505,240,000
CORN, SILAGE190,00017 TONS / ACRE3,230,000 TONS
CORN11,200,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS10,600,00010,550,00058 BU / ACRE611,900,000 BU9.6 $ / BU5,874,240,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE515,0003.46 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS1,783,000 TONS, DRY BASIS226,194,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)270,0002.57 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS693,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA20,000245,0004.45 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS1,090,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY
HAY490,0003.25 TONS / ACRE1,593,000 TONS129 $ / TON200,243,000
HAY, ALFALFA230,0004.1 TONS / ACRE943,000 TONS151 $ / TON142,393,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)260,0002.5 TONS / ACRE650,000 TONS89 $ / TON57,850,000
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER500,000470,00076 BU / ACRE35,720,000 BU4.59 $ / BU163,955,000
WHEAT500,000470,00076 BU / ACRE35,720,000 BU4.59 $ / BU163,955,000
POTATOES
POTATOES8,6008,100410 CWT / ACRE3,321,000 CWT10 $ / CWT33,210,000
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS17,90017,400370 CWT / ACRE6,438,000 CWT3.87 $ / CWT24,421,000
PUMPKINS, UTILIZED6,302,800 CWT
PUMPKINS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
PUMPKINS, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
APPLES
APPLES, UTILIZED21,400,000 LB13,840,000
APPLES1,70013,200 LB / ACRE22,400,000 LB0.647 $ / LB
APPLES, FRESH MARKET(D) LB(D) $ / LB(D)
APPLES, PROCESSING(D) LB(D) $ / TON(D)
SWEET CORN
SWEET CORN15,00014,200135 CWT / ACRE1,917,000 CWT6.15 $ / CWT11,792,000
SWEET CORN, PROCESSING74.2 $ / TON6,330,000
SWEET CORN, FRESH MARKET25.9 $ / CWT5,462,000
SWEET CORN, UTILIZED1,917,000 CWT
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED5,880 TONS8,588,000
PEACHES1,0006.03 TONS / ACRE6,030 TONS1,460 $ / TON
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
PEACHES, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
OATS
OATS35,00020,00079 BU / ACRE1,580,000 BU3.39 $ / BU5,356,000
SORGHUM
SORGHUM, GRAIN15,00083 BU / ACRE1,245,000 BU6.37 $ / CWT4,441,000
SORGHUM, SILAGE1,00012 TONS / ACRE12,000 TONS
SORGHUM17,000
BEANS
BEANS, SNAP8,0007,50080 CWT / ACRE600,000 CWT6.25 $ / CWT3,750,000
BEANS, SNAP, PROCESSING113 $ / TON3,356,000
BEANS, SNAP, FRESH MARKET65.6 $ / CWT394,000
BEANS, SNAP, UTILIZED600,000 CWT
PEAS
PEAS, GREEN6,4005,60037 CWT / ACRE207,200 CWT10.7 $ / CWT2,223,000
PEAS, GREEN, UTILIZED207,200 CWT
PEAS, GREEN, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
PEAS, GREEN, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE53,0007.23 TONS / ACRE383,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA33,0009 TONS / ACRE297,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)20,0004.3 TONS / ACRE86,000 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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