2021 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 New Mexico
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Jul/05/2022

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation1,619
Farm Operations - Number of Operations24,700
Farm Operations - Acres Operated40,000,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )453,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )292,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )1,300,000
Goats, Angora - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )8,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )90,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2021 )1,900

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head24,541
Milk - Production, Measured in $1,272,052,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb7,804,000,000
County outlines for NEW MEXICO

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
PECANS
PECANS, UTILIZED, IN SHELL1,710 LB / ACRE78,700,000 LB188,880,000
PECANS46,0001,710 LB / ACRE2.4 $ / LB
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE186,070,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA5,000147,500,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)38,570,000
HAY
HAY225,0003.62 TONS / ACRE815,000 TONS231 $ / TON186,070,000
HAY, ALFALFA125,0005 TONS / ACRE625,000 TONS236 $ / TON147,500,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)100,0001.9 TONS / ACRE190,000 TONS203 $ / TON38,570,000
PEPPERS
PEPPERS, CHILE8,7008,500120 CWT / ACRE1,020,000 CWT44.1 $ / CWT44,907,000
PEPPERS, CHILE, PROCESSING860 $ / TON39,913,000
PEPPERS, CHILE, FRESH MARKET55 $ / CWT4,994,000
PEPPERS, CHILE, UTILIZED1,019,000 CWT
CORN
CORN, GRAIN39,000184 BU / ACRE7,176,000 BU5.7 $ / BU40,903,000
CORN, SILAGE80,00026 TONS / ACRE2,080,000 TONS
CORN120,000
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER370,00075,00036 BU / ACRE2,700,000 BU7 $ / BU18,900,000
WHEAT370,00075,00036 BU / ACRE2,700,000 BU7 $ / BU18,900,000
PEANUTS
PEANUTS11,20011,0002,600 LB / ACRE28,600,000 LB0.392 $ / LB11,211,000
COTTON
COTTON, COTTONSEED24,000 TONS300 $ / TON6,000,000
COTTON48,50038,000960 LB / ACRE76,000 480 LB BALES
COTTON, PIMA12,50012,000640 LB / ACRE16,000 480 LB BALES(D) $ / LB(D)
COTTON, UPLAND36,00026,0001,108 LB / ACRE60,000 480 LB BALES(D) $ / LB(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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