Area counties’ agricultural statistics


Source: National Agriculture Service 2016 annual survey, 2016 Jan. 1 point in time survey



Mercer County has the largest cattle population in the region, with a 19,500 milk cows and 74,000 total cattle, including calves, according to the National Agriculture Statistics Service’s 2016 survey.

Mercer County has the largest cattle population in the region, with a 19,500 milk cows and 74,000 total cattle, including calves, according to the National Agriculture Statistics Service’s 2016 survey.


Levi Morman | The Lima News

ALLEN COUNTY

Cattle, cows, milk-inventory: 500

Cattle, incl calves-inventory: 6,200

Corn-acres planted: 66,000

Corn, grain-acres harvested: 65,200

Corn, grain-production, measured in bu: 9,780,000

Corn, grain-yield, measured in bu/acre: 150

Rent, cash, cropland, non-irrigated-expense, measured in $/acre: 178

Soybeans-acres harvested: 87,800

Soybeans-acres planted: 87,900

Soybeans-production, measured in bu: 4,780,000

Soybeans-yield, measured in bu/acre: 54.4

Wheat, winter-acres harvested: 8,900

Wheat, winter-acres planted: 9,000

Wheat, winter-production, measured in bu: 785,000

Wheat, winter-yield, measured in bu/acre: 88.2

AUGLAIZE COUNTY

Cattle, cows, milk-inventory: 4,800

Cattle, incl calves-inventory: 21,000

Corn-acres planted: 74,000

Corn, grain-acres harvested: 67,000

Corn, grain-production, measured in bu: 9,000,000

Corn, grain-yield, measured in bu/acre: 134.3

Oats-acres harvested: 200

Oats-acres planted: 900

Oats-production, measured in bu: 17,000

Oats-yield, measured in bu/acre: 85

Rent, cash, cropland, non-irrigated-expense, measured in $/acre: 204

Soybeans-acres harvested: 95,800

Soybeans-acres planted: 95,900

Soybeans-production, measured in bu: 5,100,000

Soybeans-yield, measured in bu/acre: 53.2

Wheat, winter-acres harvested: 13,500

Wheat, winter-acres planted: 13,600

Wheat, winter-production, measured in bu: 1,175,000

Wheat, winter-yield, measured in bu/acre: 87

HARDIN COUNTY

Cattle, cows, milk-inventory: 6,300

Cattle, incl calves-inventory: 13,700

Corn-acres planted: 94,000

Corn, grain-acres harvested: 90,000

Corn, grain-production, measured in bu: 14,000,000

Corn, grain-yield, measured in bu/acre: 155.6

Rent, cash, cropland, non-irrigated-expense, measured in $/acre: 186

Soybeans-acres harvested: 118,400

Soybeans-acres planted: 118,500

Soybeans-production, measured in bu: 6,360,000

Soybeans-yield, measured in bu/acre: 53.7

Wheat, winter-acres harvested: 8,100

Wheat, winter-acres planted: 8,200

Wheat, winter-production, measured in bu: 620,000

Wheat, winter-yield, measured in bu/acre: 76.5

MERCER COUNTY

Cattle, cows, milk-inventory: 19,500

Cattle, incl calves-inventory: 74,000

Corn-acres planted: 105,000

Corn, grain-acres harvested: 89,000

Corn, grain-production, measured in bu: 13,900,000

Corn, grain-yield, measured in bu/acre: 156.2

Rent, cash, cropland, non-irrigated-expense, measured in $/acre: 193

Soybeans-acres harvested: 102,900

Soybeans-acres planted: 104,000

Soybeans-production, measured in bu: 6,058,000

Soybeans-yield, measured in bu/acre: 58.9

Wheat, winter-acres harvested: 17,000

Wheat, winter-acres planted: 17,300

Wheat, winter-production, measured in bu: 1,567,000

Wheat, winter-yield, measured in bu/acre: 92.2

PUTNAM COUNTY

Cattle, cows, milk-inventory: 4,500

Cattle, incl calves-inventory: 13,300

Corn-acres planted: 77,000

Corn, grain-acres harvested: 72,000

Corn, grain-production, measured in bu: 11,200,000

Corn, grain-yield, measured in bu/acre: 155.6

Rent, cash, cropland, non-irrigated-expense, measured in $/acre: 149

Soybeans-acres harvested: 133,900

Soybeans-acres planted: 134,000

Soybeans-production, measured in bu: 6,990,000

Soybeans-yield, measured in bu/acre: 52.2

Wheat, winter-acres harvested: 32,900

Wheat, winter-acres planted: 33,100

Wheat, winter-production, measured in bu: 2,418,000

Wheat, winter-yield, measured in bu/acre: 73.5

VAN WERT COUNTY

Cattle, cows, milk-inventory: 2,800

Cattle, incl calves-inventory: 7,300

Corn-acres planted: 74,000

Corn, grain-acres harvested: 68,000

Corn, grain-production, measured in bu: 10,600,000

Corn, grain-yield, measured in bu/acre: 155.9

Soybeans-acres harvested: 125,400

Soybeans-acres planted: 125,500

Soybeans-production, measured in bu: 7,380,000

Soybeans-yield, measured in bu/acre: 58.9

Wheat, winter-acres harvested: 12,000

Wheat, winter-acres planted: 12,300

Wheat, winter-production, measured in bu: 1,040,000

Wheat, winter-yield, measured in bu/acre: 86.7

Mercer County has the largest cattle population in the region, with a 19,500 milk cows and 74,000 total cattle, including calves, according to the National Agriculture Statistics Service’s 2016 survey.
https://www.limaohio.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/54/2017/03/web1_IMG_5818.jpgMercer County has the largest cattle population in the region, with a 19,500 milk cows and 74,000 total cattle, including calves, according to the National Agriculture Statistics Service’s 2016 survey. Levi Morman | The Lima News

Source: National Agriculture Service 2016 annual survey, 2016 Jan. 1 point in time survey

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