2020 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Virginia
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Apr/11/2021

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation184
Farm Operations - Number of Operations42,300
Farm Operations - Acres Operated7,800,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2021 )595,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2021 )75,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2021 )1,390,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2021 )16,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2021 )40,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2021 )4,800
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2021 )78,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2020 )310,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head16,300,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head20,293
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb1,522,000,000
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 & HAYLAGE354,377,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)328,295,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA6,00026,082,000
HAY
HAY1,135,0002.39 TONS / ACRE2,711,000 TONS131 $ / TON354,377,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,100,0002.35 TONS / ACRE2,585,000 TONS127 $ / TON328,295,000
HAY, ALFALFA35,0003.6 TONS / ACRE126,000 TONS207 $ / TON26,082,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS570,000560,00042 BU / ACRE23,520,000 BU10.5 $ / BU246,960,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN420,000122 BU / ACRE51,240,000 BU4.1 $ / BU210,084,000
CORN, SILAGE120,00017 TONS / ACRE2,040,000 TONS
CORN560,000
TOBACCO
TOBACCO12,6502,178 LB / ACRE27,555,000 LB2.036 $ / LB56,106,000
COTTON
COTTON, UPLAND80,00079,000972 LB / ACRE160,000 480 LB BALES0.627 $ / LB48,154,000
COTTON, COTTONSEED45,000 TONS177 $ / TON7,965,000
COTTON80,00079,000972 LB / ACRE160,000 480 LB BALES
WHEAT
WHEAT220,000130,00060 BU / ACRE7,800,000 BU5.3 $ / BU41,340,000
WHEAT, WINTER220,000130,00060 BU / ACRE7,800,000 BU5.3 $ / BU41,340,000
PEANUTS
PEANUTS28,00027,0004,100 LB / ACRE110,700,000 LB0.218 $ / LB24,133,000
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS5,5005,400180 CWT / ACRE972,000 CWT18.3 $ / CWT17,595,000
PUMPKINS, UTILIZED962,300 CWT
PUMPKINS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
PUMPKINS, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
BARLEY
BARLEY31,0007,00063 BU / ACRE441,000 BU2.8 $ / BU1,235,000
APPLES
APPLES160,000,000 LB
(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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