2019 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Virginia
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Sep/22/2020

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation184
Farm Operations - Number of Operations42,400
Farm Operations - Acres Operated7,800,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )626,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )74,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )1,450,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )20,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )43,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )5,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )73,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2019 )340,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head281,300,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head16,000,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head19,867
Milk - Production, Measured in $292,040,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb1,490,000,000
County outlines for VIRGINIA

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 & HAYLAGE323,185,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)295,240,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA7,00027,945,000
HAY
HAY1,145,0002.23 TONS / ACRE2,555,000 TONS126 $ / TON323,185,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,100,0002.2 TONS / ACRE2,420,000 TONS122 $ / TON295,240,000
HAY, ALFALFA45,0003 TONS / ACRE135,000 TONS207 $ / TON27,945,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN380,000144 BU / ACRE54,720,000 BU4.15 $ / BU227,088,000
CORN540,000
CORN, SILAGE135,00019 TONS / ACRE2,565,000 TONS
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS570,000560,00034 BU / ACRE19,040,000 BU8.8 $ / BU167,552,000
COTTON
COTTON, UPLAND103,000102,0001,144 LB / ACRE243,000 480 LB BALES0.609 $ / LB64,310,000
COTTON, COTTONSEED68,000 TONS135 $ / TON8,370,000
COTTON103,000102,0001,144 LB / ACRE243,000 480 LB BALES
TOBACCO
TOBACCO16,0201,898 LB / ACRE30,406,000 LB1.925 $ / LB58,240,000
APPLES
APPLES, UTILIZED188,100,000 LB34,566,000
APPLES, FRESH MARKET89,300,000 LB0.251 $ / LB22,414,000
APPLES, PROCESSING98,800,000 LB246 $ / TON12,152,000
APPLES9,50020,000 LB / ACRE190,000,000 LB0.184 $ / LB
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER180,000105,00062 BU / ACRE6,510,000 BU5.05 $ / BU32,550,000
WHEAT180,000105,00062 BU / ACRE6,510,000 BU5.05 $ / BU32,550,000
PEANUTS
PEANUTS25,00024,0004,600 LB / ACRE110,400,000 LB0.219 $ / LB24,178,000
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS5,7005,600165 CWT / ACRE924,000 CWT18.2 $ / CWT16,427,000
PUMPKINS, UTILIZED903,700 CWT
PUMPKINS, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
PUMPKINS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
BARLEY
BARLEY30,0007,00065 BU / ACRE455,000 BU3 $ / BU1,365,000
(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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