2016 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Kansas
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Feb/21/2018

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Pct of Ag Land100
Farm Operations - Operations, Measured in Pct of Farm Operations100
Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation770
Farm Operations - Number of Operations59,600
Farm Operations - Acres Operated45,900,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )1,570,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )150,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )6,400,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )2,300,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )46,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )4,700
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )68,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2016 )1,910,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head22,801
Milk - Production, Measured in $532,640,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb3,329,000,000
County outlines for KANSAS

Crops - Planted, Harvested, Yield, Production, Price (MYA), Value of Production
Sorted by Value of Production in Dollars
CommodityPlanted All Purpose AcresHarvested AcresYieldProduction or SalesPrice per UnitValue of Production or Sales in Dollars
CORN
CORN, GRAIN4,920,000142 BU / ACRE698,640,000 BU3.2 $ / BU2,235,648,000
CORN5,100,000
CORN, SILAGE150,00019.5 TONS / ACRE2,925,000 TONS
CORN, NON-IRRIGATED, GRAIN3,370,000120.3 BU / ACRE405,257,000 BU
CORN, IRRIGATED, GRAIN1,550,000189.3 BU / ACRE293,383,000 BU
CORN, NON-IRRIGATED3,465,000
CORN, IRRIGATED1,635,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS4,050,0004,010,00048 BU / ACRE192,480,000 BU9.26 $ / BU1,799,688,000
SOYBEANS, NON-IRRIGATED3,663,0003,630,00046.7 BU / ACRE169,550,000 BU
SOYBEANS, IRRIGATED387,000380,00060.3 BU / ACRE22,930,000 BU
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER8,500,0008,200,00057 BU / ACRE467,400,000 BU3.2 $ / BU1,495,680,000
WHEAT8,500,0008,200,00057 BU / ACRE467,400,000 BU3.2 $ / BU1,495,680,000
WHEAT, WINTER, NON-IRRIGATED7,960,0007,675,00055.7 BU / ACRE427,153,000 BU
WHEAT, WINTER, IRRIGATED540,000525,00076.7 BU / ACRE40,247,000 BU
SORGHUM
SORGHUM, GRAIN2,950,00091 BU / ACRE268,450,000 BU4.67 $ / CWT699,044,000
SORGHUM, SILAGE95,00015.5 TONS / ACRE1,472,500 TONS
SORGHUM3,100,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE2,700,0002.47 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS6,656,000 TONS, DRY BASIS569,734,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA75,000720,0004.35 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS3,129,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,980,0001.78 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS3,527,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY
HAY2,600,0002.4 TONS / ACRE6,240,000 TONS90.5 $ / TON535,835,000
HAY, ALFALFA700,0004.3 TONS / ACRE3,010,000 TONS95 $ / TON291,970,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,900,0001.7 TONS / ACRE3,230,000 TONS74 $ / TON243,865,000
COTTON
COTTON, UPLAND32,00031,0001,099 LB / ACRE71,000 480 LB BALES0.69 $ / LB22,561,000
COTTON32,00031,0001,099 LB / ACRE71,000 480 LB BALES
COTTON, COTTONSEED23,000 TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
SUNFLOWER
SUNFLOWER63,00058,0001,425 LB / ACRE82,660,000 LB16.5 $ / CWT13,697,000
POTATOES
POTATOES4,2004,200300 CWT / ACRE1,260,000 CWT9.2 $ / CWT11,592,000
CANOLA
CANOLA25,00024,0001,940 LB / ACRE46,560,000 LB15.3 $ / CWT6,291,000
OATS
OATS120,00030,00057 BU / ACRE1,710,000 BU1.77 $ / BU3,249,000
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE130,0006.46 TONS / ACRE840,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)100,0006 TONS / ACRE600,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA30,0008 TONS / ACRE240,000 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

Census State Profile: Kansas

Ranked Items Within The U.S., 2012
ItemQuantityU.S. RankUniverse 1
MARKET VALUE OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS SOLD ($1,000)
Total value of agricultural products sold18,460,564650
   Value of crops, including nursery and greenhouse 6,983,993950
   Value of livestock, poultry, and their products11,476,571550
 
VALUE OF SALES BY COMMODITY GROUP ($1,000)
Grains, oilseeds, dry beans, and dry peas6,505,135750
Tobacco--19
Cotton and cottonseed(D)1717
Vegetables, melons, potatoes and sweet potatoes21,5174050
Fruit, tree nuts, and berries5,8084050
Nursery, greenhouse, floriculture and sod68,2523450
Cut Christmas trees and short rotation woody crops(D)3649
Other crops and hay358,5321650
Poultry and eggs88,4033450
Cattle and calves10,153,087250
Milk from cows482,7651950
Hogs and pigs697,020950
Sheep, goats, wool, mohair, and milk11,1092350
Horses, ponies, mules, burros, and donkeys16,7192750
Aquaculture4,9973650
Other animals and other animal products22,4721850
 
TOP CROP ITEMS (acres)
Wheat for grain, all9,009,535149
Winter wheat for grain9,009,535148
Corn for grain3,948,462749
Soybeans for beans3,802,5881045
Forage-land used for all hay and haylage, grass silage, and greenchop2,468,996650
 
TOP LIVESTOCK INVENTORY ITEMS (number)
Cattle and calves5,922,187350
Hogs and pigs1,886,1971050
Layers(D)3550
Pullets for laying flock replacement(D)3650
Pheasants246,132450

Other State Highlights, 2012
Economic Characteristics Quantity
Farm by value of sales
   Less than $1,00015,044
   $1,000 to $2,4993,415
   $2,500 to $4,9993,658
   $5,000 to $9,9995,035
   $10,000 to $19,9995,169
   $20,000 to $24,9991,878
   $25,000 to $39,9994,103
   $40,000 to $49,9992,044
   $50,000 to $99,9995,662
   $100,000 to $249,9996,452
   $250,000 to $499,9994,133
   $500,000 or more5,180
  
Total farm production expenses ($1,000)16,726,876
   Average per farm ($)270,780
  
Net cash farm income of the operations ($1,000)3,144,419
   Average per farm ($)50,903
Operator Characteristics Quantity
Principal operators by primary occupation
   Farming29,857
   Other31,916
 
Principal operators by sex
   Male54,990
   Female6,783
  
Average age of principal operator58.2
 
All operators by race 2
   American Indian or Alaska Native594
   Asian120
   Black or African American228
   Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander21
   White90,269
   More than one race424
  
All operators of Spanish, Hispanic or Latino Origin 2990

Note: See "Census of Agriculture, Volume 1, Geographic Area Series" for complete footnotes, explanations, definitions, and methodology.
   1 Universe is number of states in U.S. with item.
   2 Data were collected for a maximum of three operators per farm.
  (D) Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual operations.
   - Represents zero.