2018 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Virginia
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Sep/18/2019

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation184
Farm Operations - Number of Operations42,500
Farm Operations - Acres Operated7,800,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )631,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )79,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )1,440,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )15,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )42,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )5,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )79,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2018 )345,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head278,900,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head16,800,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head19,699
Milk - Production, Measured in $286,125,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb1,635,000,000
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 & HAYLAGE347,540,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA10,000
HAY
HAY1,140,0002.23 TONS / ACRE2,540,000 TONS139 $ / TON347,540,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,100,0002.2 TONS / ACRE2,420,000 TONS133 $ / TON321,860,000
HAY, ALFALFA40,0003 TONS / ACRE120,000 TONS214 $ / TON25,680,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS600,000590,00043 BU / ACRE25,370,000 BU8.6 $ / BU218,182,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN325,000146 BU / ACRE47,450,000 BU3.9 $ / BU185,055,000
CORN485,000
CORN, SILAGE135,00019 TONS / ACRE2,565,000 TONS
TOBACCO
TOBACCO22,2801,977 LB / ACRE44,046,000 LB2.021 $ / LB86,947,000
COTTON
COTTON, UPLAND98,00097,000896 LB / ACRE181,000 480 LB BALES0.726 $ / LB67,954,000
COTTON, COTTONSEED51,000 TONS130 $ / TON6,890,000
COTTON98,00097,000896 LB / ACRE181,000 480 LB BALES
WHEAT
WHEAT230,000155,00060 BU / ACRE9,300,000 BU4.7 $ / BU43,710,000
WHEAT, WINTER230,000155,00060 BU / ACRE9,300,000 BU4.7 $ / BU43,710,000
APPLES
APPLES, UTILIZED201,900,000 LB37,256,000
APPLES, FRESH MARKET83,600,000 LB0.273 $ / LB22,823,000
APPLES, PROCESSING118,300,000 LB244 $ / TON14,433,000
APPLES9,70021,000 LB / ACRE204,000,000 LB0.185 $ / LB
TOMATOES
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN2,1002,000210 CWT / ACRE420,000 CWT27,774,000
TOMATOES, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT
TOMATOES, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN, UTILIZED409,100 CWT
TOMATOES67.9 $ / CWT
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN, FRESH MARKET(D)
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN, PROCESSING(D)
PEANUTS
PEANUTS24,00024,0004,200 LB / ACRE100,800,000 LB0.221 $ / LB22,478,000
POTATOES
POTATOES4,8004,400235 CWT / ACRE1,034,000 CWT16 $ / CWT16,544,000
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS3,9003,500205 CWT / ACRE717,500 CWT15 $ / CWT10,343,000
PUMPKINS, FRESH MARKET15 $ / CWT10,343,000
PUMPKINS, UTILIZED689,500 CWT
BARLEY
BARLEY30,0009,00070 BU / ACRE630,000 BU2.6 $ / BU1,638,000
CUT FLOWERS
CUT FLOWERS
CUT CULTIVATED GREENS
CUT CULTIVATED GREENS
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL, FLORICULTURE
FOLIAGE PLANTS
FOLIAGE PLANTS, INDOOR USE, POTS
FOLIAGE PLANTS, INDOOR USE
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL, POTS
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED, INDOOR USE
(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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