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2006 New York State Yearbook Banner Section N: Agriculture

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    Information on farming and related topics in New York State — including crops grown; livestock raised; dairy production; and, the economic importance of agriculture.

    Highlights

  • New York's 35,600 farms produced $3.6 billion worth of products, down from $3.7 billion in 2004.
  • Leading vegetable crops for fresh market use were sweet corn, onions, cabbage, pumpkins, and squash.
  • New York's 650,000 milk cows as of the end of 2005 were producing 1 billion pounds of milk in December of that year, or 1,545 pounds per cow.
  • Apple production totaled 1,040 million pounds in 2005, down from 1,280 million pounds in 2004.
  • New York's egg-laying chicken population was nearly 4 million at the end of 2004; they produced over one billion eggs, for an average of 286 eggs per chicken.

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Farms, Acreage, and Cash Receipts from Farming, US by State: 2005

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Principal Crops, Agricultural Products, Farms, and Farm Receipts, Ranking of NYS and Other States: 2005

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Farm Acreage by Land Use, NYS: 1997-2005

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Principal Field Crops by Acres, Yield, Production, and Value, NYS: 1999-2005

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Wheat by Acreage, Yield, and Production, NYS by County: 2004 and 2005

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Oats by Acreage, Yield, and Production, NYS by County: 2004 and 2005

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Soybeans by Acreage, Yield, and Production, NYS by County: 2004 and 2005

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Corn by Acreage, Yield, and Production, NYS by County: 2005

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Dry Bean Crops by Acres, Yield, and Production, NYS: 1999-2005

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Cabbage for Fresh Market by Acres, Yield, Production, Sales, and Value, NYS: 1996-2005

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Onions by Acres, Yield, and Production by Area: 1999-2005

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Hay by Acreage, Yield, and Production, NYS by County: 2005

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Vegetables for Fresh Market by Acres, Yield, Production, and Value, NYS: 1999-2005

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Vegetables for Processing by Acres, Yield, Production, and Value, NYS: 1999-2005

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Corn Crops by Acreage Utilization, NYS: 1999-2005

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Hay Crops by Stocks on Farms, NYS: 1999-2005

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Potato Crops by Acres, Yield, Production, Disposition, Sales, and Value, NYS: 1999-2005

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Potato Crops by Stocks Held by Growers and Local Dealers, NYS: 1999-2005

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Cattle Inventory, NYS by County: As of January 1, 2005 and 2006

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Number of Cattle and Calves on Farms, NYS by Inventory, Value, and Value per Head: 2000-06

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Cattle and Calves by Production, Disposition, and Income, NYS: 1999-2005

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Commercial Slaughter of Cattle and Calves, NYS: 1999-2005

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Commercial Slaughter of Cattle and Calves by Month, NYS: 1999-2005

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Milk Cows and Production by Months, NYS: 1999-2005

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Milk Cows by Operation and Inventory, NYS by Herd Size: 1999-2005

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Milk by Production, Disposition, and Income, NYS: 1999-2005

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Milk by Number of Cows and Production, NYS by County: 2004 and 2005

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Cheese Production by Month, NYS: 2000-06

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Cheese, Cottage Cheese, and Whey Production by Type, NYS: 2000-06

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Dairy Products Production by Month, NYS: 1999-2005

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Frozen Desserts and Mixes Production by Type, NYS: 1999-2005

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Number of Dairy Plants Manufacturing Specified Products, NYS: 1999-2005

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Sheep and Lambs by Number on Farms, Inventory Value, and Value per Head, NYS: 2000-06

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Sheep and Lambs by Number of Operations, Production, Disposition, and Income, NYS: 1999-2005

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Sheep and Lambs by Wool Production and Value, NYS: 1999-2005

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Commercial Slaughter of Sheep and Lambs by Number of Head, Liveweight, and Months, NYS: 1999-2005

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Hogs and Sheep by Inventory, NYS by County: 1997 and 2002

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Chickens by Number on Farms, Inventory Value, and Value per Head, NYS: 1999-2005

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Chickens Sold and Value of Sale, NYS: 1999-2005

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Chickens by Number of Layers and Egg Production, NYS by Month: 1999-2005

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Broilers and Eggs by Production and Value, NYS: 1999-2005

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Hogs and Pigs by Number of Farms, Inventory Value, and Value per Head, NYS: 1999-2005

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Hogs and Pigs by Number of Operations, Production, Disposition, and Income, NYS: 1999-2005

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Commercial Slaughter of Hogs and Pigs, NYS: 1999-2005

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Commercial Slaughter of Hogs and Pigs by Month, NYS: 1999-2005

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Ducks and Turkeys by Production and Value, NYS: 1999-2005

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Apples by Bearing Acres, Production, and Value, NYS: 1999-2005

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Apple Production by Receipts and Utilization at New York Processing Plants and Cider Mills, NYS: 1999-2005

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Apple Production by Utilization and Price, NYS: 1999-2005

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Total Production of Apples by Variety, NYS: 1996-2005

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Berries by Area Harvested, Yield, Production, and Value, NYS: 1999-2005

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Sweet Cherries, Peaches, and Pears by Bearing Acres, Production, and Value, NYS: 1999-2005

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Tart Cherries by Bearing Acres, Production, Utilization, and Value, NYS: 1999-2005

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Grapes by Bearing Acres, Production, Utilization, and Value, NYS: 1999-2005

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Number of Grape Farms, Acres, and Production by County, NYS: 1996 and 2001

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Number of Farms Producing Grapes by Size of Plantings, NYS: 1996 and 2001

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Grape Acres, Production, and Intentions, NYS by Variety: 2001

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Processed Grapes Production by Variety, NYS: 1998-2005

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Total Grapes Processed in New York Plants: 1996-2005

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Grapes Processed in New York Wineries and Processing Plants, Tonnage Received by Variety and Primary Use: 2004-05

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Cash Receipts from Farm Marketings, NYS by County: 2004-05

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Value Added to New York Economy by Agriculture: 2000-04

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Value Added to New York Economy by Agriculture: 2000-04

Figures  
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Annual Milk Production per Cow, NYS: 1999-2005

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Annual New York Cheese Production, 1999-2005

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All Breeding Sheep and Lambs, NYS: 2000-06

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Hogs and Pigs Slaughtered, Total Liveweight, NYS: 1999-2005

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Relative Value of New York State Fruit Crops: 2005

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Leading Grape Counties, NYS: 2001

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