2022 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 South Dakota
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Feb/20/2024

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation1,495
Farm Operations - Number of Operations28,300
Farm Operations - Acres Operated42,300,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2023 )1,533,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2023 )187,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2023 )3,500,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2023 )430,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2023 )230,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2022 )2,110,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head2,500,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head23,117
Milk - Production, Measured in $1,090,182,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb4,161,000,000
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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, GRAIN5,010,000132 BU / ACRE661,320,000 BU6.5 $ / BU4,298,580,000
CORN, SILAGE550,00012 TONS / ACRE6,600,000 TONS
CORN5,750,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS5,100,0005,070,00038 BU / ACRE192,660,000 BU14.1 $ / BU2,716,506,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE2,945,0001.59 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS4,681,000 TONS, DRY BASIS768,657,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA70,0001,690,0001.74 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS2,943,000 TONS, DRY BASIS544,455,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,255,0001.38 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS1,738,000 TONS, DRY BASIS224,202,000
HAY
HAY2,920,0001.55 TONS / ACRE4,527,000 TONS169 $ / TON742,967,000
HAY, ALFALFA1,670,0001.7 TONS / ACRE2,839,000 TONS185 $ / TON525,215,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,250,0001.35 TONS / ACRE1,688,000 TONS129 $ / TON217,752,000
WHEAT
WHEAT1,580,0001,440,00050 BU / ACRE72,040,000 BU8.68 $ / BU625,950,000
WHEAT, WINTER830,000730,00052 BU / ACRE37,960,000 BU8.67 $ / BU329,113,000
WHEAT, SPRING, (EXCL DURUM)750,000710,00048 BU / ACRE34,080,000 BU8.71 $ / BU296,837,000
SUNFLOWER
SUNFLOWER652,000620,0001,746 LB / ACRE1,082,400,000 LB25.7 $ / CWT279,996,000
SORGHUM
SORGHUM, GRAIN175,00068 BU / ACRE11,900,000 BU11.3 $ / CWT75,303,000
SORGHUM280,000
SORGHUM, SILAGE70,0009.3 TONS / ACRE651,000 TONS
OATS
OATS260,00075,00080 BU / ACRE6,000,000 BU4.26 $ / BU25,560,000
MILLET
MILLET, PROSO47,00037,00030 BU / ACRE1,110,000 BU9.41 $ / BU10,445,000
SAFFLOWER
SAFFLOWER17,70016,000800 LB / ACRE12,800,000 LB42.6 $ / CWT5,453,000
BARLEY
BARLEY28,0007,00054 BU / ACRE378,000 BU5.56 $ / BU2,102,000
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)15,0006.8 TONS / ACRE102,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA35,0006 TONS / ACRE210,000 TONS
HAYLAGE50,0006.24 TONS / ACRE312,000 TONS
PEAS
PEAS, DRY EDIBLE16,00016,0001,750 LB / ACRE280,000 CWT(D) $ / CWT(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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