2021 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 New Jersey
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Nov/30/2022

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation76
Farm Operations - Number of Operations9,900
Farm Operations - Acres Operated750,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )7,800
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )4,200
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )24,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2021 )6,500

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head22,500
Milk - Production, Measured in $16,740,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb90,000,000
County outlines for NEW JERSEY

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
BLUEBERRIES
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, UTILIZED20,580 TONS77,878,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, FRESH MARKET32,930,000 LB2.19 $ / LB72,117,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, PROCESSING8,230,000 LB0.7 $ / LB5,761,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME7,5002.8 TONS / ACRE21,000 TONS1.89 $ / LB
CORN
CORN, GRAIN72,000163 BU / ACRE11,736,000 BU6.1 $ / BU71,590,000
CORN, SILAGE5,00020 TONS / ACRE100,000 TONS
CORN78,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS100,00099,00046 BU / ACRE4,554,000 BU12.9 $ / BU55,559,000
PEPPERS
PEPPERS, BELL4,0003,900330 CWT / ACRE1,287,000 CWT39 $ / CWT48,721,000
PEPPERS, BELL, FRESH MARKET47 $ / CWT42,949,000
PEPPERS, BELL, PROCESSING345 $ / TON5,772,000
PEPPERS, BELL, UTILIZED1,248,400 CWT
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED13,690 TONS35,731,000
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET13,690 TONS2,610 $ / TON35,731,000
PEACHES3,6003.8 TONS / ACRE13,700 TONS2,610 $ / TON
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE34,770,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)24,650,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA2,00010,120,000
HAY
HAY98,0002.18 TONS / ACRE214,000 TONS159 $ / TON34,770,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)85,0002 TONS / ACRE170,000 TONS140 $ / TON24,650,000
HAY, ALFALFA13,0003.4 TONS / ACRE44,000 TONS230 $ / TON10,120,000
CRANBERRIES
CRANBERRIES, UTILIZED588,420 BARRELS23,283,000
CRANBERRIES, PROCESSING584,300 BARRELS39.1 $ / BARREL22,846,000
CRANBERRIES, FRESH MARKET4,120 BARRELS106 $ / BARREL437,000
CRANBERRIES2,900203 BARRELS / ACRE589,000 BARRELS39.6 $ / BARREL
SQUASH
SQUASH3,0002,900110 CWT / ACRE319,000 CWT57.4 $ / CWT17,700,000
SQUASH, UTILIZED308,500 CWT
SQUASH, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
SQUASH, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
SPINACH
SPINACH1,4001,300105 CWT / ACRE136,500 CWT104 $ / CWT14,196,000
SPINACH, UTILIZED136,500 CWT
SPINACH, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
SPINACH, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
ASPARAGUS
ASPARAGUS1,9001,80032 CWT / ACRE57,600 CWT190 $ / CWT10,830,000
ASPARAGUS, UTILIZED57,000 CWT
ASPARAGUS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
ASPARAGUS, PROCESSING(D)
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER23,00016,00067 BU / ACRE1,072,000 BU7.35 $ / BU6,968,000
WHEAT23,00016,00067 BU / ACRE1,072,000 BU7.35 $ / BU6,968,000
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED, INDOOR USE, POTS
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
CUT FLOWERS
CUT FLOWERS
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL, FLORICULTURE
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL
FOLIAGE PLANTS
FOLIAGE PLANTS, INDOOR USE
(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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