2017 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

 New Jersey
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Aug/03/2020

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation74
Farm Operations - Number of Operations9,900
Farm Operations - Acres Operated730,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )9,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )6,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )29,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2017 )8,500

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head19,833
Milk - Production, Measured in $21,777,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb119,000,000
County outlines for NEW JERSEY

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
BLUEBERRIES
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, UTILIZED4,380 LB / ACRE40,770,000 LB77,882,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, FRESH MARKET36,250,000 LB2.04 $ / LB73,950,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, PROCESSING4,520,000 LB0.87 $ / LB3,932,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME9,30041,180,000 LB1.91 $ / LB
CORN
CORN, GRAIN70,000167 BU / ACRE11,690,000 BU3.75 $ / BU43,838,000
CORN77,000
CORN, SILAGE6,00019.5 TONS / ACRE117,000 TONS
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS100,00099,00045 BU / ACRE4,455,000 BU9.3 $ / BU41,432,000
PEPPERS
PEPPERS, BELL3,5003,400280 CWT / ACRE952,000 CWT41.4 $ / CWT39,381,000
PEPPERS, BELL, UTILIZED951,000 CWT
PEPPERS, BELL, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
PEPPERS, BELL, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
TOMATOES
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN4,1004,000280 CWT / ACRE1,120,000 CWT39,202,000
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN, FRESH MARKET37,186,000
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN, PROCESSING2,016,000
TOMATOES, PROCESSING94 $ / TON
TOMATOES35 $ / CWT
TOMATOES, FRESH MARKET53.9 $ / CWT
TOMATOES, IN THE OPEN, UTILIZED1,118,900 CWT
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED24,570 TONS38,318,000
PEACHES4,1006 TONS / ACRE24,580 TONS1,560 $ / TON
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
PEACHES, PROCESSING(D) TONS(D) $ / TON(D)
APPLES
APPLES, UTILIZED37,000,000 LB34,890,000
APPLES, FRESH MARKET28,000,000 LB1.185 $ / LB33,180,000
APPLES, PROCESSING9,000,000 LB380 $ / TON1,710,000
APPLES2,20017,500 LB / ACRE38,500,000 LB0.943 $ / LB
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE31,240,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)25,000,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA1,0006,240,000
HAY
HAY108,0002.22 TONS / ACRE240,000 TONS127 $ / TON31,240,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)95,0002.1 TONS / ACRE200,000 TONS125 $ / TON25,000,000
HAY, ALFALFA13,0003.1 TONS / ACRE40,000 TONS156 $ / TON6,240,000
SWEET CORN
SWEET CORN6,4006,30097 CWT / ACRE611,100 CWT30.2 $ / CWT18,334,000
SWEET CORN, FRESH MARKET35 $ / CWT17,840,000
SWEET CORN, PROCESSING101 $ / TON494,000
SWEET CORN, UTILIZED607,400 CWT
CRANBERRIES
CRANBERRIES, UTILIZED174.8 BARRELS / ACRE471,900 BARRELS17,254,000
CRANBERRIES, PROCESSING466,700 BARRELS36.2 $ / BARREL16,895,000
CRANBERRIES, FRESH MARKET5,200 BARRELS69.1 $ / BARREL359,000
CRANBERRIES2,700473,300 BARRELS36.6 $ / BARREL
CUCUMBERS
CUCUMBERS3,0002,900160 CWT / ACRE464,000 CWT35.5 $ / CWT16,431,000
CUCUMBERS, UTILIZED463,100 CWT
CUCUMBERS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
CUCUMBERS, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
SQUASH
SQUASH3,5003,300110 CWT / ACRE363,000 CWT45 $ / CWT16,313,000
SQUASH, UTILIZED362,600 CWT
SQUASH, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
SQUASH, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
ASPARAGUS
ASPARAGUS2,2002,10034 CWT / ACRE71,400 CWT183 $ / CWT13,054,000
ASPARAGUS, UTILIZED71,400 CWT
ASPARAGUS, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
ASPARAGUS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
SPINACH
SPINACH2,3002,100150 CWT / ACRE315,000 CWT28.7 $ / CWT9,039,000
SPINACH, UTILIZED315,000 CWT
SPINACH, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
SPINACH, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS, FRESH MARKET30.8 $ / CWT6,101,000
PUMPKINS2,2002,10095 CWT / ACRE199,500 CWT30.8 $ / CWT6,101,000
PUMPKINS, UTILIZED198,100 CWT
WHEAT
WHEAT, WINTER23,00017,00064 BU / ACRE1,088,000 BU4.6 $ / BU5,005,000
WHEAT23,00017,00064 BU / ACRE1,088,000 BU4.6 $ / BU5,005,000
BEANS
BEANS, SNAP2,8002,60039 CWT / ACRE101,400 CWT44.8 $ / CWT4,539,000
BEANS, SNAP, UTILIZED101,400 CWT
BEANS, SNAP, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
BEANS, SNAP, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
POTATOES
POTATOES2,0002,000300 CWT / ACRE600,000 CWT(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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