2017 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW

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

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation511
Farm Operations - Number of Operations248,500
Farm Operations - Acres Operated127,000,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )4,520,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )530,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )12,500,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )2,650,000
Goats, Angora - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )75,000
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )765,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )29,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2018 )750,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2017 )1,050,000
Chickens, Broilers - Production, Measured in Head651,200,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head23,406
Milk - Production, Measured in $2,217,936,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb12,054,000,000
County outlines for TEXAS

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
COTTON
COTTON, UPLAND7,000,0005,500,000809 LB / ACRE9,270,000 480 LB BALES0.663 $ / LB2,950,085,000
COTTON, COTTONSEED2,852,000 TONS138 $ / TON393,576,000
COTTON7,014,0005,513,000809 LB / ACRE9,296,000 480 LB BALES
COTTON, UPLAND, NON-IRRIGATED4,602,0003,375,000642 LB / ACRE4,511,500 480 LB BALES
COTTON, UPLAND, IRRIGATED2,398,0002,125,0001,075 LB / ACRE4,758,500 480 LB BALES
COTTON, PIMA14,00013,000960 LB / ACRE26,000 480 LB BALES(D) $ / LB(D)
CORN
CORN, GRAIN2,240,000140 BU / ACRE313,600,000 BU3.7 $ / BU1,160,320,000
CORN, IRRIGATED, GRAIN955,000192.3 BU / ACRE183,600,000 BU
CORN2,450,000
CORN, IRRIGATED1,102,000
CORN, NON-IRRIGATED, GRAIN1,285,000101.2 BU / ACRE130,000,000 BU
CORN, SILAGE150,00022 TONS / ACRE3,300,000 TONS
CORN, NON-IRRIGATED1,348,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE4,655,0002.2 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS10,236,000 TONS, DRY BASIS1,117,264,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)4,530,0002.14 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS9,677,000 TONS, DRY BASIS1,016,085,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA10,000125,0004.47 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS559,000 TONS, DRY BASIS101,179,000
HAY
HAY4,520,0002.11 TONS / ACRE9,548,000 TONS116 $ / TON1,042,668,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)4,400,0002.05 TONS / ACRE9,020,000 TONS105 $ / TON947,100,000
HAY, ALFALFA120,0004.4 TONS / ACRE528,000 TONS181 $ / TON95,568,000
SORGHUM
SORGHUM, GRAIN1,500,00063 BU / ACRE94,500,000 BU6.3 $ / CWT333,396,000
SORGHUM, IRRIGATED, GRAIN205,00083.4 BU / ACRE17,100,000 BU
SORGHUM, SILAGE65,00015 TONS / ACRE975,000 TONS
SORGHUM1,650,000
SORGHUM, NON-IRRIGATED1,420,000
SORGHUM, IRRIGATED230,000
SORGHUM, NON-IRRIGATED, GRAIN1,295,00059.8 BU / ACRE77,400,000 BU
WHEAT
WHEAT4,700,0002,350,00029 BU / ACRE68,150,000 BU3.89 $ / BU265,104,000
WHEAT, WINTER4,700,0002,350,00029 BU / ACRE68,150,000 BU3.89 $ / BU265,104,000
WHEAT, WINTER, IRRIGATED710,000365,00047.9 BU / ACRE17,500,000 BU
WHEAT, WINTER, NON-IRRIGATED3,990,0001,985,00025.5 BU / ACRE50,650,000 BU
PEANUTS
PEANUTS275,000210,0003,320 LB / ACRE697,200,000 LB0.286 $ / LB199,399,000
RICE
RICE173,000158,0007,260 LB / ACRE11,468,000 CWT11.9 $ / CWT136,469,000
POTATOES
POTATOES23,30022,800390 CWT / ACRE8,892,000 CWT15.2 $ / CWT135,158,000
PECANS
PECANS, UTILIZED, IN SHELL426 LB / ACRE49,000,000 LB110,010,000
PECANS115,0002.25 $ / LB
MELONS
MELONS, WATERMELON25,00022,000290 CWT / ACRE6,380,000 CWT14.9 $ / CWT91,651,000
MELONS, CANTALOUP2,1002,000110 CWT / ACRE220,000 CWT24 $ / CWT5,280,000
MELONS, CANTALOUP, FRESH MARKET24 $ / CWT5,280,000
MELONS, CANTALOUP, UTILIZED220,000 CWT
MELONS, WATERMELON, UTILIZED6,156,700 CWT
MELONS, WATERMELON, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
MELONS, WATERMELON, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
GRAPEFRUIT
GRAPEFRUIT16,400293 BOXES / ACRE11.43 $ / BOX, ON TREE EQUIV62,280,000
GRAPEFRUIT, UTILIZED4,800,000 BOXES
GRAPEFRUIT, PROCESSING(D) $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV(D)
GRAPEFRUIT, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / BOX, ON TREE EQUIV(D)
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS210,000185,00037 BU / ACRE6,845,000 BU8.9 $ / BU60,921,000
CABBAGE
CABBAGE, FRESH MARKET17.8 $ / CWT32,040,000
CABBAGE6,4006,000300 CWT / ACRE1,800,000 CWT17.8 $ / CWT32,040,000
CABBAGE, UTILIZED1,800,000 CWT
SUGARCANE
SUGARCANE, SUGAR & SEED41,80037.1 TONS / ACRE1,552,000 TONS(NA) $ / TON31,040,000
SUGARCANE, SUGAR40,50036.8 TONS / ACRE1,490,000 TONS20 $ / TON29,800,000
SUGARCANE, SEED1,30048 TONS / ACRE62,000 TONS
ORANGES
ORANGES8,000171 BOXES / ACRE15.93 $ / BOX, ON TREE EQUIV24,298,000
ORANGES, UTILIZED1,370,000 BOXES
ORANGES, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / BOX, FOB(D)
ORANGES, PROCESSING(D) $ / BOX, ON TREE EQUIV(D)
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS4,6004,500195 CWT / ACRE877,500 CWT26.8 $ / CWT23,163,000
PUMPKINS, FRESH MARKET26.8 $ / CWT23,163,000
PUMPKINS, UTILIZED864,300 CWT
SPINACH
SPINACH3,0002,800240 CWT / ACRE672,000 CWT28.8 $ / CWT19,369,000
SPINACH, FRESH MARKET39.3 $ / CWT18,223,000
SPINACH, PROCESSING110 $ / TON1,146,000
SPINACH, UTILIZED672,000 CWT
GRAPES
GRAPES, UTILIZED11,660 TONS18,891,000
GRAPES, PROCESSING11,450 TONS1,620 $ / TON18,549,000
GRAPES, FRESH MARKET210 TONS1,630 $ / TON342,000
GRAPES4,6002.56 TONS / ACRE11,760 TONS1,620 $ / TON
SUNFLOWER
SUNFLOWER46,00043,0001,423 LB / ACRE61,200,000 LB19.2 $ / CWT11,724,000
CUCUMBERS
CUCUMBERS6,7006,100100 CWT / ACRE610,000 CWT19 $ / CWT11,590,000
CUCUMBERS, PROCESSING350 $ / TON8,540,000
CUCUMBERS, FRESH MARKET25 $ / CWT3,050,000
CUCUMBERS, UTILIZED610,000 CWT
OATS
OATS455,00060,00045 BU / ACRE2,700,000 BU4.28 $ / BU11,556,000
SQUASH
SQUASH, FRESH MARKET63.7 $ / CWT9,746,000
SQUASH1,9001,70090 CWT / ACRE153,000 CWT63.7 $ / CWT9,746,000
SQUASH, UTILIZED153,000 CWT
PEPPERS
PEPPERS, CHILE2,7002,40055 CWT / ACRE132,000 CWT61.3 $ / CWT8,096,000
PEPPERS, CHILE, UTILIZED132,000 CWT
PEPPERS, CHILE, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
PEPPERS, CHILE, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED2,500 TONS6,250,000
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET2,500 TONS2,500 $ / TON6,250,000
PEACHES, PROCESSING(X) $ / TON
PEACHES2,7001 TONS / ACRE2,700 TONS2,500 $ / TON
CARROTS
CARROTS2,0001,900240 CWT / ACRE456,000 CWT10.5 $ / CWT4,771,000
CARROTS, UTILIZED456,000 CWT
CARROTS, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
CARROTS, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
BEANS
BEANS, SNAP6,8006,70060 CWT / ACRE402,000 CWT9 $ / CWT3,618,000
BEANS, SNAP, UTILIZED402,000 CWT
BEANS, SNAP, FRESH MARKET(D) $ / CWT(D)
BEANS, SNAP, PROCESSING(D) $ / TON(D)
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)190,0007 TONS / ACRE1,330,000 TONS
HAYLAGE199,0007 TONS / ACRE1,393,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA9,0007 TONS / ACRE63,000 TONS
(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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