2018 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Mississippi
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Nov/22/2019

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation300
Farm Operations - Number of Operations34,700
Farm Operations - Acres Operated10,400,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )477,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )8,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )900,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )21,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2018 )575,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head747,800,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head14,333
Milk - Production, Measured in $22,059,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb129,000,000
County outlines for MISSISSIPPI

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
SOYBEANS2,230,0002,190,00054 BU / ACRE118,260,000 BU8.85 $ / BU1,104,034,000
COTTON
COTTON, UPLAND620,000615,0001,141 LB / ACRE1,462,000 480 LB BALES0.751 $ / LB507,250,000
COTTON, COTTONSEED451,000 TONS157 $ / TON71,448,000
COTTON, UPLAND, NON-IRRIGATED292,000289,0001,026 LB / ACRE618,000 480 LB BALES
COTTON620,000615,0001,141 LB / ACRE1,462,000 480 LB BALES
COTTON, UPLAND, IRRIGATED328,000326,0001,243 LB / ACRE844,000 480 LB BALES
CORN
CORN, GRAIN465,000185 BU / ACRE86,025,000 BU3.75 $ / BU322,594,000
CORN, SILAGE7,00015 TONS / ACRE105,000 TONS
CORN480,000
HAY
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)590,0002.1 TONS / ACRE1,239,000 TONS97 $ / TON120,183,000
HAY590,0002.1 TONS / ACRE1,239,000 TONS97 $ / TON120,183,000
HAY, ALFALFA(NA) $ / TON
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE120,183,000
RICE
RICE140,000139,0007,350 LB / ACRE10,217,000 CWT11.1 $ / CWT113,409,000
SWEET POTATOES
SWEET POTATOES27,00026,000175 CWT / ACRE4,550,000 CWT18 $ / CWT106,925,000
PEANUTS
PEANUTS25,00024,0003,900 LB / ACRE93,600,000 LB0.202 $ / LB19,584,000
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER55,00030,00049 BU / ACRE1,470,000 BU4.88 $ / BU7,203,000
WHEAT55,00030,00049 BU / ACRE1,470,000 BU4.88 $ / BU7,203,000
SORGHUM
SORGHUM, GRAIN3,00090 BU / ACRE270,000 BU(D) $ / CWT832,000
SORGHUM, SILAGE1,00010 TONS / ACRE10,000 TONS
SORGHUM4,000
(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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