2016 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 New York
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Feb/24/2018

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation206
Farm Operations - Number of Operations35,500
Farm Operations - Acres Operated7,300,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )110,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )620,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )1,500,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )20,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )17,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )13,700
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2017 )80,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2016 )46,000

Milk Production

Milk, Skim, Unsweetened, Condensed, Bulk - Production, Measured in Plants6
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head23,834
Milk, Skim, Unsweetened, Condensed, Bulk - Production, Measured in Lb142,217,000
Milk - Production, Measured in $2,510,050,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb14,777,000,000
County outlines for NEW YORK

Crops - Planted, Harvested, Yield, Production, Price (MYA), Value of Production
Sorted by Value of Production in Dollars
CommodityPlanted All Purpose AcresHarvested AcresYieldProduction or SalesPrice per UnitValue of Production or Sales in Dollars
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE1,850,0002.25 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS4,165,000 TONS, DRY BASIS813,578,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,200,0001.76 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS2,110,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA90,000650,0003.16 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS2,055,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY
HAY1,360,0001.68 TONS / ACRE2,285,000 TONS185 $ / TON436,660,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,010,0001.5 TONS / ACRE1,515,000 TONS182 $ / TON275,730,000
HAY, ALFALFA350,0002.2 TONS / ACRE770,000 TONS209 $ / TON160,930,000
APPLES
APPLES, UTILIZED1,170,000,000 LB316,990,000
APPLES, FRESH MARKET650,000,000 LB0.396 $ / LB257,400,000
APPLES, PROCESSING520,000,000 LB229 $ / TON59,590,000
APPLES40,00029,500 LB / ACRE1,180,000,000 LB0.271 $ / LB
CORN
CORN, GRAIN570,000129 BU / ACRE73,530,000 BU3.9 $ / BU286,767,000
CORN, SILAGE510,00016 TONS / ACRE8,160,000 TONS
CORN1,100,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS330,000320,00041 BU / ACRE13,120,000 BU9.57 $ / BU125,558,000
GRAPES
GRAPES, UTILIZED171,000 TONS64,519,000
GRAPES, PROCESSING169,000 TONS364 $ / TON61,519,000
GRAPES, FRESH MARKET2,000 TONS1,500 $ / TON3,000,000
GRAPES37,0004.62 TONS / ACRE171,000 TONS377 $ / TON
CABBAGE
CABBAGE9,3008,900385 CWT / ACRE3,426,500 CWT17.4 $ / CWT59,580,000
CABBAGE, UTILIZED3,426,500 CWT
CABBAGE, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
CABBAGE, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
BEANS
BEANS, SNAP30,60028,30070 CWT / ACRE1,981,000 CWT26.3 $ / CWT52,146,000
BEANS, SNAP, FRESH MARKET84.2 $ / CWT36,694,000
BEANS, SNAP, PROCESSING200 $ / TON15,452,000
BEANS, SNAP, UTILIZED1,981,000 CWT
SWEET CORN
SWEET CORN28,90026,60095 CWT / ACRE2,527,000 CWT19.3 $ / CWT48,720,000
SWEET CORN, UTILIZED2,527,000 CWT
SWEET CORN, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
SWEET CORN, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
POTATOES
POTATOES15,00014,800240 CWT / ACRE3,552,000 CWT12.6 $ / CWT44,755,000
WHEAT
WHEAT120,000115,00074 BU / ACRE8,510,000 BU4.29 $ / BU36,508,000
WHEAT, WINTER120,000115,00074 BU / ACRE8,510,000 BU4.29 $ / BU36,508,000
MAPLE SYRUP
MAPLE SYRUP0.281 GALLONS / TAP707,000 GALLONS44.3 $ / GALLON31,320,000
SQUASH
SQUASH4,3004,100170 CWT / ACRE697,000 CWT29.3 $ / CWT20,455,000
SQUASH, FRESH MARKET31.8 $ / CWT14,164,000
SQUASH, PROCESSING500 $ / TON6,291,000
SQUASH, UTILIZED697,000 CWT
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS, FRESH MARKET19.4 $ / CWT11,601,000
PUMPKINS5,9005,200115 CWT / ACRE598,000 CWT19.4 $ / CWT11,601,000
PUMPKINS, UTILIZED598,000 CWT
PEPPERS
PEPPERS, BELL1,000900290 CWT / ACRE261,000 CWT29.5 $ / CWT7,700,000
PEPPERS, BELL, UTILIZED261,000 CWT
PEPPERS, BELL, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
PEPPERS, BELL, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
OATS
OATS90,00060,00055 BU / ACRE3,300,000 BU2.17 $ / BU7,161,000
STRAWBERRIES
STRAWBERRIES, FRESH MARKET235 $ / CWT7,144,000
STRAWBERRIES90076040 CWT / ACRE30,400 CWT235 $ / CWT7,144,000
STRAWBERRIES, UTILIZED30,400 CWT
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED2,740 TONS3,880,000
PEACHES1,6001.72 TONS / ACRE2,750 TONS1,420 $ / TON
PEACHES, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
BLUEBERRIES
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, UTILIZED1,500 LB / ACRE1,350,000 LB3,235,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME9001,390,000 LB2.4 $ / LB
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, FRESH MARKET(D) LB(D) $ / LB(D)
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, PROCESSING(D) LB(D) $ / LB(D)
PEAS
PEAS, GREEN6,3006,10035 CWT / ACRE213,500 CWT12.3 $ / CWT2,622,000
PEAS, GREEN, PROCESSING231 $ / TON2,288,000
PEAS, GREEN, FRESH MARKET21.7 $ / CWT334,000
PEAS, GREEN, UTILIZED213,500 CWT
CHERRIES
CHERRIES, TART, UTILIZED7,900,000 LB2,400,000
CHERRIES, TART1,6004,940 LB / ACRE7,900,000 LB0.304 $ / LB
CHERRIES, TART, FRESH MARKET(D) LB(D) $ / LB(D)
CHERRIES, TART, PROCESSING(D) LB(D) $ / LB(D)
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA400,0006.5 TONS / ACRE2,600,000 TONS
HAYLAGE680,0005.59 TONS / ACRE3,804,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)280,0004.3 TONS / ACRE1,204,000 TONS
(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
Census State Profile: New_York
Ranked Items Within The U.S., 2012
ItemQuantityU.S. RankUniverse 1
MARKET VALUE OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS SOLD ($1,000)
Total value of agricultural products sold5,415,1252650
   Value of crops, including nursery and greenhouse 2,249,2272850
   Value of livestock, poultry, and their products3,165,8982250
 
VALUE OF SALES BY COMMODITY GROUP ($1,000)
Grains, oilseeds, dry beans, and dry peas855,8912750
Tobacco--19
Cotton and cottonseed--17
Vegetables, melons, potatoes and sweet potatoes364,1351350
Fruit, tree nuts, and berries307,644650
Nursery, greenhouse, floriculture and sod413,277950
Cut Christmas trees and short rotation woody crops6,843849
Other crops and hay301,4381850
Poultry and eggs144,6632950
Cattle and calves449,4973050
Milk from cows2,417,398350
Hogs and pigs38,9992950
Sheep, goats, wool, mohair, and milk19,2491350
Horses, ponies, mules, burros, and donkeys58,211550
Aquaculture18,0362050
Other animals and other animal products19,8452150
 
TOP CROP ITEMS (acres)
Forage-land used for all hay and haylage, grass silage, and greenchop1,850,9811150
Corn for grain677,2682149
Corn for silage496,885349
Soybeans for beans310,1042445
Vegetables harvested, all135,997950
 
TOP LIVESTOCK INVENTORY ITEMS (number)
Layers5,208,8311950
Cattle and calves1,419,3652150
Pullets for laying flock replacement1,195,7762350
Broilers and other meat-type chickens591,5762950
Ducks225,567450
Other State Highlights, 2012
Economic Characteristics Quantity
Farm by value of sales
   Less than $1,0008,422
   $1,000 to $2,4992,747
   $2,500 to $4,9993,119
   $5,000 to $9,9993,776
   $10,000 to $19,9993,809
   $20,000 to $24,9991,128
   $25,000 to $39,9991,985
   $40,000 to $49,999840
   $50,000 to $99,9992,586
   $100,000 to $249,9993,294
   $250,000 to $499,9991,869
   $500,000 or more1,962
  
Total farm production expenses ($1,000)4,535,138
   Average per farm ($)127,617
  
Net cash farm income of the operations ($1,000)1,216,800
   Average per farm ($)34,240
Operator Characteristics Quantity
Principal operators by primary occupation
   Farming20,400
   Other15,137
 
Principal operators by sex
   Male29,078
   Female6,459
  
Average age of principal operator57.1
 
All operators by race 2
   American Indian or Alaska Native143
   Asian163
   Black or African American113
   Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander14
   White55,346
   More than one race191
  
All operators of Spanish, Hispanic or Latino Origin 2481
Note: See "Census of Agriculture, Volume 1, Geographic Area Series" for complete footnotes, explanations, definitions, and methodology.
   1 Universe is number of states in U.S. with item.
   2 Data were collected for a maximum of three operators per farm.
  (D) Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual operations.
   - Represents zero.