2018 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 New York
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Apr/21/2019

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation207
Farm Operations - Number of Operations33,400
Farm Operations - Acres Operated6,900,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )100,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )625,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )1,450,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )22,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )17,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )12,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )80,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2018 )46,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head23,888
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb14,882,000,000
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 AcresYieldProductionPrice per UnitValue of Production in Dollars
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE1,740,0003.01 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS5,233,000 TONS, DRY BASIS827,542,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,090,0002.45 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS2,667,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA95,000650,0003.95 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS2,566,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
CORN
CORN, GRAIN645,000159 BU / ACRE102,555,000 BU4.1 $ / BU420,476,000
CORN, SILAGE445,00019 TONS / ACRE8,455,000 TONS
CORN1,100,000
HAY
HAY1,220,0002.25 TONS / ACRE2,744,000 TONS149 $ / TON410,800,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)920,0002.2 TONS / ACRE2,024,000 TONS140 $ / TON283,360,000
HAY, ALFALFA300,0002.4 TONS / ACRE720,000 TONS177 $ / TON127,440,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS330,000320,00052.5 BU / ACRE16,800,000 BU8.4 $ / BU141,120,000
CABBAGE
CABBAGE11,00010,100400 CWT / ACRE4,040,000 CWT13.8 $ / CWT54,217,000
CABBAGE, FRESH MARKET14 $ / CWT52,601,000
CABBAGE, PROCESSING200 $ / TON1,616,000
CABBAGE, UTILIZED3,918,800 CWT
POTATOES
POTATOES14,50014,200290 CWT / ACRE4,118,000 CWT12.1 $ / CWT49,828,000
SWEET CORN
SWEET CORN30,60026,600105 CWT / ACRE2,793,000 CWT13.1 $ / CWT36,257,000
SWEET CORN, FRESH MARKET28.6 $ / CWT29,395,000
SWEET CORN, PROCESSING79 $ / TON6,862,000
SWEET CORN, UTILIZED2,765,100 CWT
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER110,00095,00069 BU / ACRE6,555,000 BU5.35 $ / BU35,069,000
WHEAT110,00095,00069 BU / ACRE6,555,000 BU5.35 $ / BU35,069,000
BEANS
BEANS, SNAP28,00026,30080 CWT / ACRE2,104,000 CWT16.2 $ / CWT34,023,000
BEANS, SNAP, FRESH MARKET85.1 $ / CWT17,190,000
BEANS, SNAP, PROCESSING177 $ / TON16,833,000
BEANS, SNAP, UTILIZED2,104,000 CWT
SQUASH
SQUASH5,2004,900165 CWT / ACRE808,500 CWT30 $ / CWT24,174,000
SQUASH, UTILIZED805,300 CWT
SQUASH, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
SQUASH, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
PEPPERS
PEPPERS, BELL, FRESH MARKET54.9 $ / CWT8,455,000
PEPPERS, BELL1,6001,400110 CWT / ACRE154,000 CWT54.9 $ / CWT8,455,000
PEPPERS, BELL, UTILIZED154,000 CWT
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS6,6005,70082 CWT / ACRE467,400 CWT18.5 $ / CWT8,037,000
PUMPKINS, UTILIZED435,100 CWT
PUMPKINS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
PUMPKINS, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
OATS
OATS69,00043,00054 BU / ACRE2,322,000 BU2.95 $ / BU6,850,000
STRAWBERRIES
STRAWBERRIES80070044 CWT / ACRE30,800 CWT204 $ / CWT6,229,000
STRAWBERRIES, UTILIZED30,600 CWT
STRAWBERRIES, PROCESSING(D) $ / CWT(D)
STRAWBERRIES, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
PEAS
PEAS, GREEN6,9006,70037 CWT / ACRE247,900 CWT13.5 $ / CWT3,351,000
PEAS, GREEN, PROCESSING236 $ / TON2,861,000
PEAS, GREEN, FRESH MARKET89 $ / CWT490,000
PEAS, GREEN, UTILIZED247,900 CWT
BARLEY
BARLEY10,0008,00058 BU / ACRE464,000 BU2.9 $ / BU1,346,000
MAPLE SYRUP
MAPLE SYRUP0.295 GALLONS / TAP806,000 GALLONS
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE710,0007.09 TONS / ACRE5,035,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA450,0008.3 TONS / ACRE3,735,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)260,0005 TONS / ACRE1,300,000 TONS
GRAPES
GRAPES175,000 TONS
PEACHES
PEACHES9,600 TONS
CHERRIES
CHERRIES, TART11,900,000 LB
APPLES
APPLES1,300,000,000 LB
(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.