2019 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Maryland
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Apr/04/2020

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. 2020 )47,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )42,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )179,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )6,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2019 )20,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head19,535
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb840,000,000
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, GRAIN460,000161 BU / ACRE74,060,000 BU4.3 $ / BU318,458,000
CORN510,000
CORN, SILAGE40,00022 TONS / ACRE880,000 TONS
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS480,000475,00044 BU / ACRE20,900,000 BU8.3 $ / BU173,470,000
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER345,000165,00075 BU / ACRE12,375,000 BU4.95 $ / BU105,806,000
WHEAT345,000165,00075 BU / ACRE12,375,000 BU4.95 $ / BU105,806,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE85,911,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)62,468,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA3,00023,443,000
HAY
HAY189,0002.68 TONS / ACRE507,000 TONS169 $ / TON85,911,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)155,0002.5 TONS / ACRE388,000 TONS161 $ / TON62,468,000
HAY, ALFALFA34,0003.5 TONS / ACRE119,000 TONS197 $ / TON23,443,000
BARLEY
BARLEY32,00017,00085 BU / ACRE1,445,000 BU3.1 $ / BU4,480,000
(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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