2020 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 New Jersey
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: May/13/2021

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. 2021 )8,600
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2021 )4,400
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2021 )25,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2020 )7,500

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head19,800
Milk - Production, Measured in $17,028,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb99,000,000
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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, UTILIZED44,460,000 LB75,098,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, FRESH MARKET37,810,000 LB1.9 $ / LB71,839,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, PROCESSING6,650,000 LB0.49 $ / LB3,259,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME8,4005,350 LB / ACRE44,900,000 LB1.69 $ / LB
PEPPERS
PEPPERS, BELL3,9003,800275 CWT / ACRE1,045,000 CWT53.6 $ / CWT55,966,000
PEPPERS, BELL, UTILIZED1,045,000 CWT
PEPPERS, BELL, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
PEPPERS, BELL, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
CORN
CORN, GRAIN80,000156 BU / ACRE12,480,000 BU4.35 $ / BU54,288,000
CORN, SILAGE6,00020 TONS / ACRE120,000 TONS
CORN87,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS94,00093,00046 BU / ACRE4,278,000 BU10 $ / BU42,780,000
HAY
HAY106,0001.85 TONS / ACRE196,000 TONS190 $ / TON36,177,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)90,0001.7 TONS / ACRE153,000 TONS169 $ / TON25,857,000
HAY, ALFALFA16,0002.7 TONS / ACRE43,000 TONS240 $ / TON10,320,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE36,177,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)25,857,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA2,00010,320,000
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED7,600 TONS20,824,000
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET7,600 TONS(D) $ / TON20,824,000
PEACHES3,8002 TONS / ACRE7,600 TONS2,740 $ / TON
CRANBERRIES
CRANBERRIES, UTILIZED528,310 BARRELS20,365,000
CRANBERRIES, PROCESSING507,600 BARRELS37.9 $ / BARREL19,238,000
CRANBERRIES, FRESH MARKET20,710 BARRELS54.4 $ / BARREL1,127,000
CRANBERRIES3,000177 BARRELS / ACRE531,000 BARRELS38.5 $ / BARREL
ASPARAGUS
ASPARAGUS2,0001,90030 CWT / ACRE57,000 CWT262 $ / CWT14,896,000
ASPARAGUS, UTILIZED56,900 CWT
ASPARAGUS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
ASPARAGUS, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
SQUASH
SQUASH, FRESH MARKET46.2 $ / CWT11,056,000
SQUASH3,8003,70077 CWT / ACRE284,900 CWT46.2 $ / CWT11,056,000
SQUASH, UTILIZED239,300 CWT
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER25,00018,00067 BU / ACRE1,206,000 BU5.5 $ / BU6,633,000
WHEAT25,00018,00067 BU / ACRE1,206,000 BU5.5 $ / BU6,633,000
SPINACH
SPINACH1,8001,700115 CWT / ACRE195,500 CWT31.8 $ / CWT6,182,000
SPINACH, UTILIZED194,500 CWT
SPINACH, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
SPINACH, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(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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