2017 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 Minnesota
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Oct/30/2020

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation371
Farm Operations - Number of Operations68,800
Farm Operations - Acres Operated25,500,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )365,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )455,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )2,350,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )430,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )24,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )14,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )130,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2017 )8,500,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head59,700,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head42,000,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head21,544
Milk - Production, Measured in $1,756,326,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb9,867,000,000
County outlines for MINNESOTA

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, GRAIN7,630,000194 BU / ACRE1,480,220,000 BU3.18 $ / BU4,707,100,000
CORN, SILAGE360,00021.5 TONS / ACRE7,740,000 TONS
CORN8,050,000
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS8,150,0008,090,00047.5 BU / ACRE384,275,000 BU9.17 $ / BU3,523,802,000
SUGARBEETS
SUGARBEETS420,000409,00030.6 TONS / ACRE12,515,000 TONS42.5 $ / TON531,888,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE1,550,0002.97 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS4,597,000 TONS, DRY BASIS486,841,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA160,0001,040,0003.52 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS3,665,000 TONS, DRY BASIS414,145,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)510,0001.83 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS932,000 TONS, DRY BASIS72,696,000
WHEAT
WHEAT1,170,0001,135,00066.9 BU / ACRE75,935,000 BU5.76 $ / BU438,062,000
WHEAT, SPRING, (EXCL DURUM)1,160,0001,130,00067 BU / ACRE75,710,000 BU5.77 $ / BU436,847,000
WHEAT, WINTER10,0005,00045 BU / ACRE225,000 BU5.4 $ / BU1,215,000
HAY
HAY1,360,0002.79 TONS / ACRE3,797,000 TONS103 $ / TON398,191,000
HAY, ALFALFA870,0003.35 TONS / ACRE2,915,000 TONS113 $ / TON329,395,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)490,0001.8 TONS / ACRE882,000 TONS78 $ / TON68,796,000
POTATOES
POTATOES46,00045,500405 CWT / ACRE18,428,000 CWT9.38 $ / CWT172,855,000
SWEET CORN
SWEET CORN120,700112,600165 CWT / ACRE18,579,000 CWT4.3 $ / CWT79,361,000
SWEET CORN, PROCESSING64 $ / TON56,956,000
SWEET CORN, FRESH MARKET33.5 $ / CWT22,405,000
SWEET CORN, UTILIZED18,467,500 CWT
PEAS
PEAS, GREEN49,30046,00042 CWT / ACRE1,932,000 CWT12.8 $ / CWT24,651,000
PEAS, GREEN, PROCESSING254 $ / TON24,512,000
PEAS, GREEN, FRESH MARKET73.1 $ / CWT139,000
PEAS, GREEN, UTILIZED1,932,000 CWT
BARLEY
BARLEY80,00068,00076 BU / ACRE5,168,000 BU4.33 $ / BU22,377,000
APPLES
APPLES, UTILIZED24,200,000 LB20,900,000
APPLES, FRESH MARKET22,000,000 LB0.927 $ / LB20,394,000
APPLES, PROCESSING2,200,000 LB460 $ / TON506,000
APPLES2,9008,860 LB / ACRE25,700,000 LB0.864 $ / LB
OATS
OATS170,00095,00075 BU / ACRE7,125,000 BU2.15 $ / BU15,319,000
SUNFLOWER
SUNFLOWER38,70036,3001,886 LB / ACRE68,475,000 LB18.9 $ / CWT12,885,000
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS2,0001,80090 CWT / ACRE162,000 CWT26.5 $ / CWT3,691,000
PUMPKINS, FRESH MARKET26.5 $ / CWT3,691,000
PUMPKINS, UTILIZED139,300 CWT
BEANS
BEANS, SNAP4,8004,700105 CWT / ACRE493,500 CWT6.45 $ / CWT3,153,000
BEANS, SNAP, PROCESSING110 $ / TON2,649,000
BEANS, SNAP, FRESH MARKET73.1 $ / CWT504,000
BEANS, SNAP, UTILIZED488,600 CWT
MAPLE SYRUP
MAPLE SYRUP0.205 GALLONS / TAP17,000 GALLONS66.6 $ / GALLON1,132,000
CHICKPEAS
CHICKPEAS(D)(D)(D) LB / ACRE(D) CWT
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)30,0003.4 TONS / ACRE102,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA220,0006.9 TONS / ACRE1,518,000 TONS
HAYLAGE250,0006.48 TONS / ACRE1,620,000 TONS
CANOLA
CANOLA36,00034,5002,080 LB / ACRE71,760,000 LB(D) $ / CWT(D)
(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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