2018 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Kentucky
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Nov/12/2019

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation172
Farm Operations - Number of Operations75,100
Farm Operations - Acres Operated12,900,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )1,017,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )53,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )2,130,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )16,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )52,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )6,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )64,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2018 )285,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head303,300,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head18,345
Milk - Production, Measured in $176,575,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb1,009,000,000
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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
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS1,950,0001,930,00051 BU / ACRE98,430,000 BU8.79 $ / BU910,624,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN1,230,000175 BU / ACRE215,250,000 BU3.8 $ / BU817,950,000
CORN, SILAGE90,00021 TONS / ACRE1,890,000 TONS
CORN1,340,000
HAY
HAY1,895,0002.68 TONS / ACRE5,088,000 TONS159 $ / TON764,622,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,750,0002.65 TONS / ACRE4,638,000 TONS145 $ / TON667,872,000
HAY, ALFALFA145,0003.1 TONS / ACRE450,000 TONS218 $ / TON96,750,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE764,622,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA20,000
TOBACCO
TOBACCO68,1001,973 LB / ACRE134,370,000 LB2.219 $ / LB301,623,000
WHEAT
WHEAT450,000300,00066 BU / ACRE19,800,000 BU5.19 $ / BU101,970,000
WHEAT, WINTER450,000300,00066 BU / ACRE19,800,000 BU5.19 $ / BU101,970,000
(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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