2018 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Pennsylvania
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Oct/14/2019

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation138
Farm Operations - Number of Operations53,000
Farm Operations - Acres Operated7,300,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )225,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )505,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )1,600,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )100,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )38,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )15,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )95,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2018 )1,310,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head200,100,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head7,000,000

Milk Production

Milk, Dry, Nonfat, Human - Production, Measured in Plants6
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head20,549
Milk, Dry, Nonfat, Human - Production, Measured in Lb181,158,000
Milk - Production, Measured in $1,791,720,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb10,665,000,000
County outlines for PENNSYLVANIA

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 & HAYLAGE1,465,0002.77 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS4,065,000 TONS, DRY BASIS738,268,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA60,000465,0003.65 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS1,698,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,000,0002.37 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS2,367,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
CORN
CORN, GRAIN950,000140 BU / ACRE133,000,000 BU4.05 $ / BU538,650,000
CORN1,350,000
CORN, SILAGE390,00019 TONS / ACRE7,410,000 TONS
HAY
HAY1,190,0002.3 TONS / ACRE2,739,000 TONS182 $ / TON491,118,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)890,0002.1 TONS / ACRE1,869,000 TONS177 $ / TON321,468,000
HAY, ALFALFA300,0002.9 TONS / ACRE870,000 TONS197 $ / TON169,650,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS640,000630,00044.5 BU / ACRE28,035,000 BU8.42 $ / BU235,305,000
APPLES
APPLES, UTILIZED484,100,000 LB107,637,000
APPLES, FRESH MARKET233,800,000 LB0.356 $ / LB83,233,000
APPLES, PROCESSING250,300,000 LB195 $ / TON24,404,000
APPLES19,50025,000 LB / ACRE488,000,000 LB0.222 $ / LB
WHEAT
WHEAT195,000145,00065 BU / ACRE9,425,000 BU5.3 $ / BU50,895,000
WHEAT, WINTER195,000145,00065 BU / ACRE9,425,000 BU5.3 $ / BU50,895,000
TOBACCO
TOBACCO7,8002,231 LB / ACRE17,400,000 LB2.034 $ / LB35,961,000
SWEET CORN
SWEET CORN13,00010,60057 CWT / ACRE604,200 CWT41.9 $ / CWT24,745,000
SWEET CORN, UTILIZED590,900 CWT
SWEET CORN, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
SWEET CORN, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED16,970 TONS20,670,000
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET13,940 TONS1,350 $ / TON18,819,000
PEACHES, PROCESSING3,030 TONS611 $ / TON1,851,000
PEACHES3,7004.7 TONS / ACRE17,400 TONS1,220 $ / TON
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS7,3005,700115 CWT / ACRE655,500 CWT22.3 $ / CWT13,852,000
PUMPKINS, UTILIZED620,800 CWT
PUMPKINS, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
PUMPKINS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
BEANS
BEANS, SNAP9,5008,70059 CWT / ACRE513,300 CWT18.5 $ / CWT9,472,000
BEANS, SNAP, PROCESSING247 $ / TON5,090,000
BEANS, SNAP, FRESH MARKET44 $ / CWT4,382,000
BEANS, SNAP, UTILIZED511,800 CWT
PEPPERS
PEPPERS, BELL1,200900170 CWT / ACRE153,000 CWT55.5 $ / CWT8,422,000
PEPPERS, BELL, UTILIZED151,800 CWT
PEPPERS, BELL, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
PEPPERS, BELL, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
OATS
OATS65,00035,00046 BU / ACRE1,610,000 BU4.02 $ / BU6,360,000
BARLEY
BARLEY45,00033,00063 BU / ACRE2,079,000 BU2.9 $ / BU6,029,000
MAPLE SYRUP
MAPLE SYRUP0.212 GALLONS / TAP142,000 GALLONS39 $ / GALLON5,538,000
MELONS
MELONS, CANTALOUP1,000900120 CWT / ACRE108,000 CWT38.8 $ / CWT4,148,000
MELONS, CANTALOUP, FRESH MARKET38.8 $ / CWT4,148,000
MELONS, CANTALOUP, UTILIZED106,900 CWT
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED, INDOOR USE
MUSHROOMS
MUSHROOMS, AGARICUS, FRESH MARKET1.04 $ / LB
MUSHROOMS, AGARICUS, PROCESSING0.657 $ / LB
MUSHROOMS, AGARICUS7.25 LB / SQ FT1 $ / LB
CUT CULTIVATED GREENS
CUT CULTIVATED GREENS
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
CUT FLOWERS
CUT FLOWERS
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL, FLORICULTURE
FOLIAGE PLANTS
FOLIAGE PLANTS, INDOOR USE
FOLIAGE PLANTS, INDOOR USE, POTS
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA250,0006.7 TONS / ACRE1,675,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)160,0006.3 TONS / ACRE1,008,000 TONS
HAYLAGE410,0006.54 TONS / ACRE2,683,000 TONS
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL, POTS
(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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