2019 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 South Carolina
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Dec/03/2020

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation195
Farm Operations - Number of Operations24,600
Farm Operations - Acres Operated4,800,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )179,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )11,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )340,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )32,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )3,300
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2019 )195,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head245,000,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head17,167
Milk - Production, Measured in $39,346,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb206,000,000
County outlines for SOUTH CAROLINA

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
CORN
CORN, GRAIN350,000106 BU / ACRE37,100,000 BU4.64 $ / BU172,515,000
CORN380,000
CORN, SILAGE13,00014 TONS / ACRE182,000 TONS
COTTON
COTTON, UPLAND300,000295,000809 LB / ACRE497,000 480 LB BALES0.594 $ / LB141,360,000
COTTON, COTTONSEED116,000 TONS124 $ / TON18,352,000
COTTON, PIMA(NA) $ / LB
COTTON300,000295,000809 LB / ACRE497,000 480 LB BALES
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED63,750 TONS85,898,000
PEACHES15,0005 TONS / ACRE75,000 TONS1,350 $ / TON
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
PEACHES, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE82,782,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)82,782,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA(X)
HAY
HAY270,0002.1 TONS / ACRE567,000 TONS142 $ / TON82,782,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)270,0002.1 TONS / ACRE567,000 TONS142 $ / TON82,782,000
HAY, ALFALFA(NA) $ / TON
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS335,000315,00026 BU / ACRE8,190,000 BU9.2 $ / BU76,128,000
PEANUTS
PEANUTS65,00062,0003,800 LB / ACRE235,600,000 LB0.206 $ / LB46,649,000
TOBACCO
TOBACCO8,3001,900 LB / ACRE15,770,000 LB1.83 $ / LB28,386,000
MELONS
MELONS, WATERMELON5,0004,500320 CWT / ACRE1,440,000 CWT11.4 $ / CWT16,022,000
MELONS, WATERMELON, UTILIZED1,402,600 CWT
MELONS, WATERMELON, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
MELONS, WATERMELON, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER70,00045,00048 BU / ACRE2,160,000 BU5.15 $ / BU11,340,000
WHEAT70,00045,00048 BU / ACRE2,160,000 BU5.15 $ / BU11,340,000
OATS
OATS(NA) $ / BU
(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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