2018 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Maryland
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Sep/18/2019

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation161
Farm Operations - Number of Operations12,400
Farm Operations - Acres Operated2,000,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )50,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )44,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )197,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )9,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2018 )19,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head289,400,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head20,556
Milk - Production, Measured in $149,850,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb925,000,000
County outlines for MARYLAND

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, GRAIN390,000146 BU / ACRE56,940,000 BU3.8 $ / BU216,372,000
CORN450,000
CORN, SILAGE45,00019 TONS / ACRE855,000 TONS
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS520,000515,00047.5 BU / ACRE24,463,000 BU8.45 $ / BU206,712,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE91,092,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA4,000
HAY
HAY195,0002.83 TONS / ACRE552,000 TONS163 $ / TON91,092,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)155,0002.4 TONS / ACRE372,000 TONS151 $ / TON56,172,000
HAY, ALFALFA40,0004.5 TONS / ACRE180,000 TONS194 $ / TON34,920,000
WHEAT
WHEAT360,000200,00063 BU / ACRE12,600,000 BU4.9 $ / BU60,480,000
WHEAT, WINTER360,000200,00063 BU / ACRE12,600,000 BU4.9 $ / BU60,480,000
SWEET CORN
SWEET CORN8,3008,100120 CWT / ACRE972,000 CWT14.4 $ / CWT13,994,000
SWEET CORN, FRESH MARKET33 $ / CWT11,065,000
SWEET CORN, PROCESSING92 $ / TON2,929,000
SWEET CORN, UTILIZED972,000 CWT
MELONS
MELONS, WATERMELON, FRESH MARKET10 $ / CWT10,395,000
MELONS, WATERMELON3,7003,500300 CWT / ACRE1,050,000 CWT10 $ / CWT10,395,000
MELONS, WATERMELON, UTILIZED1,039,500 CWT
POTATOES
POTATOES2,2002,000255 CWT / ACRE510,000 CWT11.7 $ / CWT5,967,000
BARLEY
BARLEY45,00024,00070 BU / ACRE1,680,000 BU2.6 $ / BU4,536,000
BEANS
BEANS, SNAP3,0003,00060 CWT / ACRE180,000 CWT19.2 $ / CWT3,456,000
BEANS, SNAP, UTILIZED180,000 CWT
BEANS, SNAP, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
BEANS, SNAP, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
SPINACH
SPINACH, UTILIZED(D) CWT
SPINACH, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
SPINACH, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
SPINACH(D)(D)(D) CWT / ACRE(D) CWT(D) $ / CWT(D)
(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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