2019 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 West Virginia
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Sep/29/2020

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation153
Farm Operations - Number of Operations22,900
Farm Operations - Acres Operated3,500,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )199,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )6,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )395,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )4,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )18,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2020 )33,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2019 )3,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head75,500,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head3,100,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head15,000
Milk - Production, Measured in $16,560,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb90,000,000
County outlines for WEST 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 & HAYLAGE101,948,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)93,500,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA1,0008,448,000
HAY
HAY515,0001.74 TONS / ACRE894,000 TONS114 $ / TON101,948,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)500,0001.7 TONS / ACRE850,000 TONS110 $ / TON93,500,000
HAY, ALFALFA15,0002.9 TONS / ACRE44,000 TONS192 $ / TON8,448,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN38,000165 BU / ACRE6,270,000 BU4.15 $ / BU26,021,000
CORN, SILAGE12,00020 TONS / ACRE240,000 TONS
CORN52,000
WHEAT
WHEAT(NA) $ / BU(NA)
WHEAT, WINTER(NA) $ / BU(NA)
(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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