2018 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 West Virginia
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Nov/22/2019

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation154
Farm Operations - Number of Operations23,400
Farm Operations - Acres Operated3,600,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )198,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )7,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )390,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )4,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )19,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2019 )32,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2018 )4,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head83,300,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head3,100,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head15,857
Milk - Production, Measured in $18,204,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb111,000,000
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
HAY535,0001.72 TONS / ACRE922,000 TONS127 $ / TON116,446,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)520,0001.7 TONS / ACRE884,000 TONS123 $ / TON108,732,000
HAY, ALFALFA15,0002.5 TONS / ACRE38,000 TONS203 $ / TON7,714,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE116,446,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA3,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN33,000152 BU / ACRE5,016,000 BU3.9 $ / BU19,562,000
CORN, SILAGE11,00019 TONS / ACRE209,000 TONS
CORN46,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS29,00027,00053 BU / ACRE1,431,000 BU8.5 $ / BU12,427,000
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER7,0003,00046 BU / ACRE138,000 BU4.9 $ / BU676,000
WHEAT7,0003,00046 BU / ACRE138,000 BU4.9 $ / BU676,000
MAPLE SYRUP
MAPLE SYRUP0.121 GALLONS / TAP8,000 GALLONS44.6 $ / GALLON357,000
(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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