2021 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Virginia
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Nov/28/2022

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation186
Farm Operations - Number of Operations41,500
Farm Operations - Acres Operated7,700,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )599,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )71,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )1,390,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )17,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )42,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )4,200
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2022 )72,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2021 )265,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head285,400,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head14,500,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head20,151
Milk - Production, Measured in $300,084,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb1,471,000,000
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
CORN
CORN, GRAIN360,000160 BU / ACRE57,600,000 BU5.7 $ / BU337,440,000
CORN, SILAGE120,00017 TONS / ACRE2,040,000 TONS
CORN510,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS600,000590,00046 BU / ACRE27,140,000 BU13.6 $ / BU336,536,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE294,096,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)276,000,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA6,00018,096,000
HAY
HAY1,030,0002.03 TONS / ACRE2,087,000 TONS145 $ / TON294,096,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)1,000,0002 TONS / ACRE2,000,000 TONS142 $ / TON276,000,000
HAY, ALFALFA30,0002.9 TONS / ACRE87,000 TONS209 $ / TON18,096,000
COTTON
COTTON, UPLAND75,00074,0001,109 LB / ACRE171,000 480 LB BALES0.921 $ / LB84,178,000
COTTON, COTTONSEED48,000 TONS236 $ / TON11,596,000
COTTON75,00074,0001,109 LB / ACRE171,000 480 LB BALES
TOBACCO
TOBACCO15,0302,293 LB / ACRE34,463,000 LB2.121 $ / LB73,176,000
WHEAT
WHEAT205,000120,00067 BU / ACRE8,040,000 BU7.07 $ / BU54,672,000
WHEAT, WINTER205,000120,00067 BU / ACRE8,040,000 BU7.07 $ / BU54,672,000
APPLES
APPLES, UTILIZED162,400,000 LB42,169,000
APPLES, FRESH MARKET49,200,000 LB0.474 $ / LB23,321,000
APPLES, PROCESSING113,200,000 LB333 $ / TON18,848,000
APPLES8,00020,500 LB / ACRE164,000,000 LB0.26 $ / LB
PEANUTS
PEANUTS30,00030,0004,700 LB / ACRE141,000,000 LB0.259 $ / LB36,096,000
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS, FRESH MARKET18.4 $ / CWT14,816,000
PUMPKINS4,8004,700175 CWT / ACRE822,500 CWT18.4 $ / CWT14,816,000
PUMPKINS, UTILIZED805,200 CWT
BARLEY
BARLEY30,0007,00075 BU / ACRE525,000 BU4.05 $ / BU1,811,000
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
BEDDING PLANTS, ANNUAL
CUT FLOWERS
CUT FLOWERS
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL
PROPAGATIVE MATERIAL, FLORICULTURE
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL
BEDDING PLANTS, HERBACEOUS PERENNIAL
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED
FLOWERING PLANTS, POTTED, INDOOR USE, POTS
CUT CULTIVATED GREENS
CUT CULTIVATED GREENS
FOLIAGE PLANTS
FOLIAGE PLANTS, 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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