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1106. Certified Organic Farmland Acreage and Livestock



 
Certified organic acreage
Crop
1997
1995
Item Unit 1992 1993 1994 1995 1997 (1,000) Total Percent of
(1,000) total
cropland
 
Certified growers Number 3,587 3,536 4,060 4,856 5,021 Total 915 1,347 0.16
  Pastureland and rangeland 276 496 0.11
Certified organic acreage, total 1,000 935 956 991 918 1,347 Cropland 639 850 0.23
  Pastureland and rangeland 1,000 532 491 435 279 496
  Cropland 1,000 403 465 557 639 850 Corn 33 43 0.1
  Wheat 96 126 0.2
Certified animals: Oats 13 30 1.1
  Beef cows Number 6,796 9,222 3,300 (NA) 4,429 Barley 17 30 0.5
  Milk cows Number 2,265 2,846 6,100 (NA) 12,897 Spelt 12 2 36.7
  Hogs and pigs Number 1,365 1,499 2,100 (NA) 482 Buckwheat 13 8 30.1
  Sheep and lambs Number 1,221 1,186 1,600 (NA) 705 Soybeans 47 82 0.1
  Layer hens Number 43,981 20,625 47,700 (NA) 537,826 Alfalfa (NA) 62 0.3
  Broilers Number 17,382 26,331 110,500 (NA) 38,285 Grapes (NA) 19 1.9
  Unclassified/other Number (NA) (NA) (NA) (NA) 226,105 Trees for maple syrup 10 14 11.5


NA Not available.

Source: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, "U.S. certified organic farmland acreage and livestock, 1992-97;" published 4 April 2000; ; and "Certified organic and total U.S. acreage, selected crops, 1995-1997;" published 4 April 2000; .

http://www.ers.usda.gov/



https://allcountries.org/uscensus/1106_certified_organic_farmland_acreage_and_livestock.html

These tables are based on figures supplied by the United States Census Bureau, U.S. Department of Commerce and are subject to revision by the Census Bureau.

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