2021 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Louisiana
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Nov/27/2022

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation292
Farm Operations - Number of Operations27,400
Farm Operations - Acres Operated8,000,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )451,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )9,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )775,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )15,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2021 )6,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head14,000
Milk - Production, Measured in $23,562,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb126,000,000
County outlines for LOUISIANA

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
SOYBEANS1,080,0001,060,00052 BU / ACRE55,120,000 BU12.4 $ / BU694,512,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN565,000183 BU / ACRE103,395,000 BU5.2 $ / BU537,654,000
CORN, SILAGE3,00016 TONS / ACRE48,000 TONS
CORN580,000
RICE
RICE420,000414,0006,870 LB / ACRE28,447,000 CWT14.1 $ / CWT401,103,000
HAY
HAY370,0002.6 TONS / ACRE962,000 TONS111 $ / TON106,782,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)370,0002.6 TONS / ACRE962,000 TONS111 $ / TON106,782,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)106,782,000
HAY & HAYLAGE106,782,000
COTTON
COTTON, UPLAND110,000104,0001,011 LB / ACRE219,000 480 LB BALES0.882 $ / LB82,858,000
COTTON, COTTONSEED68,000 TONS243 $ / TON16,524,000
COTTON110,000104,0001,011 LB / ACRE219,000 480 LB BALES
SUGARCANE
SUGARCANE, SUGAR & SEED495,30029.3 TONS / ACRE14,525,000 TONS
SUGARCANE, SUGAR466,00029 TONS / ACRE13,514,000 TONS
SUGARCANE, SEED29,30034.5 TONS / ACRE1,011,000 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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