2018 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Louisiana
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Oct/14/2019

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. 2019 )459,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )11,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )800,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )15,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2018 )6,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head13,818
Milk - Production, Measured in $26,144,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb152,000,000
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
SOYBEANS1,340,0001,190,00051.5 BU / ACRE61,285,000 BU8.95 $ / BU564,720,000
RICE
RICE440,000436,0007,130 LB / ACRE31,094,000 CWT11.3 $ / CWT351,362,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN450,000173 BU / ACRE77,850,000 BU3.85 $ / BU299,723,000
CORN460,000
CORN, SILAGE2,00020 TONS / ACRE40,000 TONS
COTTON
COTTON, UPLAND195,000189,0001,067 LB / ACRE420,000 480 LB BALES0.75 $ / LB147,600,000
COTTON, COTTONSEED135,000 TONS146 $ / TON19,126,000
COTTON195,000189,0001,067 LB / ACRE420,000 480 LB BALES
HAY
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)380,0002.2 TONS / ACRE836,000 TONS102 $ / TON85,272,000
HAY380,0002.2 TONS / ACRE836,000 TONS102 $ / TON85,272,000
HAY, ALFALFA(NA) $ / TON
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE85,272,000
SWEET POTATOES
SWEET POTATOES8,5008,300265 CWT / ACRE2,200,000 CWT20 $ / CWT55,000,000
PECANS
PECANS, UTILIZED, IN SHELL5,954,000
PECANS13,400450 LB / ACRE0.99 $ / LB
WHEAT
WHEAT15,00010,00065 BU / ACRE650,000 BU5.1 $ / BU3,315,000
WHEAT, WINTER15,00010,00065 BU / ACRE650,000 BU5.1 $ / BU3,315,000
SORGHUM
SORGHUM, GRAIN6,00084 BU / ACRE504,000 BU6.1 $ / CWT1,736,000
SORGHUM, SILAGE1,00012 TONS / ACRE12,000 TONS
SORGHUM8,000
SUGARCANE
SUGARCANE, SUGAR425,00035.3 TONS / ACRE15,003,000 TONS
SUGARCANE, SUGAR & SEED448,50035.4 TONS / ACRE15,861,000 TONS
SUGARCANE, SEED23,50036.5 TONS / ACRE858,000 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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