2013 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW
 California
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Sep/16/2014

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation327
Farm Operations - Number of Operations77,900
Farm Operations - Acres Operated25,500,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )600,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )1,780,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )5,250,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )510,000
Goats, Angora - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )3,400
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )87,000
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )38,000
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )550,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2013 )95,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head13,000,000

Milk Production

Milk, Skim, Unsweetened, Condensed, Bulk - Production, Measured in Plants10
Milk, Dry, Nonfat, Human - Production, Measured in Plants11
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head23,178
Milk, Dry, Nonfat, Human - Production, Measured in Lb583,106,000
Milk, Skim, Unsweetened, Condensed, Bulk - Production, Measured in Lb593,910,000
Milk - Production, Measured in $7,624,109,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb41,256,000,000

Crops - Planted, Harvested, Yield, Production, Price (MYA), Value of Production
CommodityPlanted All Purpose AcresHarvested AcresYieldProductionPrice per UnitValue of Production in Dollars
ALMONDS
ALMONDS, UTILIZED, SHELLED2,390.00 LB / ACRE2,010,000,000 LB5,768,100,000
ALMONDS840,0002.90 $ / LB
GRAPES
GRAPES, UTILIZED7,717,000 TONS5,585,584,000
GRAPES, PROCESSING6,606,000 TONS605.00 $ / TON3,999,454,000
GRAPES, WINE TYPE, UTILIZED3,196,485,000
GRAPES, WINE TYPE, PROCESSING4,245,000 TONS753.00 $ / TON3,196,485,000
GRAPES, FRESH MARKET1,111,000 TONS1,430.00 $ / TON1,586,130,000
GRAPES, TABLE TYPE, UTILIZED1,540,879,000
GRAPES, TABLE TYPE, FRESH MARKET1,046,000 TONS1,430.00 $ / TON1,495,780,000
GRAPES, RAISIN TYPE, UTILIZED848,220,000
GRAPES, RAISIN TYPE, PROCESSING2,181,000 TONS347.00 $ / TON757,870,000
GRAPES, RAISIN TYPE, FRESH MARKET65,000 TONS1,390.00 $ / TON90,350,000
GRAPES, TABLE TYPE, PROCESSING180,000 TONS251.00 $ / TON45,099,000
GRAPES, TABLE TYPE, PROCESSING, WINE127,000 TON222.00 $ / TON
GRAPES, RAISIN TYPE, PROCESSING, WINE328,000 TON255.00 $ / TON
GRAPES, WINE TYPE, PROCESSING, WINE4,245,000 TON753.00 $ / TON
GRAPES, PROCESSING, WINE4,700,000 TONS704.00 $ / TON
GRAPES, RAISIN TYPE, PROCESSING, CANNED22,000 TON435.00 $ / TON
GRAPES, PROCESSING, DRIED1,884,000 TONS362.00 $ / TON
GRAPES, RAISIN TYPE, PROCESSING, DRIED398,000 TONS, DRY BASIS1,670.00 $ / TON, DRY BASIS
GRAPES, WINE TYPE525,0008.09 TONS / ACRE4,245,000 TONS753.00 $ / TON
GRAPES, TABLE TYPE95,00012.90 TONS / ACRE1,226,000 TONS1,260.00 $ / TON
GRAPES, RAISIN TYPE200,00011.20 TONS / ACRE2,246,000 TONS378.00 $ / TON
GRAPES820,0009.41 TONS / ACRE7,717,000 TONS724.00 $ / TON
GRAPES, TABLE TYPE, PROCESSING, DRIED11,500 TONS, DRY BASIS1,470.00 $ / TON, DRY BASIS
STRAWBERRIES
STRAWBERRIES41,50041,500665.00 CWT / ACRE27,573,000 CWT79.80 $ / CWT2,200,729,000
STRAWBERRIES, FRESH MARKET22,398,000 CWT90.40 $ / CWT2,024,779,000
STRAWBERRIES, PROCESSING5,175,000 CWT34.00 $ / CWT175,950,000
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE1,660,0005.83 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS9,672,000 TONS, DRY BASIS1,879,578,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA125,000960,0006.71 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS6,446,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)700,0004.61 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS3,226,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
WALNUTS
WALNUTS, ENGLISH, UTILIZED, IN SHELL1.76 TONS / ACRE492,000 TONS1,795,800,000
WALNUTS, ENGLISH280,0003,650.00 $ / TON
HAY
HAY1,440,0005.53 TONS / ACRE7,956,000 TONS199.00 $ / TON1,569,780,000
HAY, ALFALFA900,0006.80 TONS / ACRE6,120,000 TONS206.00 $ / TON1,248,480,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)540,0003.40 TONS / ACRE1,836,000 TONS177.00 $ / TON321,300,000
PISTACHIOS
PISTACHIOS, UTILIZED, IN SHELL2,320.00 LB / ACRE470,000,000 LB1,034,000,000
PISTACHIOS203,0002.20 $ / LB
BROCCOLI
BROCCOLI123,000121,000165.00 CWT / ACRE20,056,000 CWT42.10 $ / CWT844,920,000
BROCCOLI, FRESH MARKET19,360,000 CWT42.60 $ / CWT824,736,000
BROCCOLI, PROCESSING34,800 TONS580.00 $ / TON20,184,000
RICE
RICE566,000561,0008,480.00 LB / ACRE47,574,000 CWT16.60 $ / CWT789,728,000
RICE, SHORT GRAIN45,00045,0006,700.00 LB / ACRE3,015,000 CWT
RICE, LONG GRAIN6,0006,0005,700.00 LB / ACRE342,000 CWT
RICE, MEDIUM GRAIN515,000510,0008,670.00 LB / ACRE44,217,000 CWT
ORANGES
ORANGES175,000323.00 BOXES / ACRE13.13 $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV742,076,000
ORANGES, MID & NAVEL136,000324.00 BOXES / ACRE13.29 $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV584,705,000
ORANGES, VALENCIA39,000321.00 BOXES / ACRE12.59 $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV157,371,000
ORANGES, UTILIZED2,180,000 TONS
ORANGES, VALENCIA, UTILIZED480,000 TONS
ORANGES, MID & NAVEL, UTILIZED1,700,000 TONS
ORANGES, VALENCIA, FRESH MARKET23.20 $ / BOX, FOB
ORANGES, FRESH MARKET23.80 $ / BOX, FOB
ORANGES, MID & NAVEL, FRESH MARKET24.00 $ / BOX, FOB
LETTUCE
LETTUCE, HEAD, FRESH MARKET83,00082,000350.00 CWT / ACRE28,700,000 CWT24.90 $ / CWT714,630,000
LETTUCE, ROMAINE, FRESH MARKET72,00071,000290.00 CWT / ACRE20,590,000 CWT28.70 $ / CWT590,933,000
LETTUCE, LEAF, FRESH MARKET46,00045,500230.00 CWT / ACRE10,465,000 CWT35.70 $ / CWT373,601,000
CARROTS
CARROTS, FRESH MARKET63,00062,500300.00 CWT / ACRE18,750,000 CWT29.60 $ / CWT555,000,000
COTTON
COTTON, PIMA187,000186,0001,574.00 LB / ACRE610,000 480 LB BALES1.67 $ / LB488,976,000
COTTON, COTTONSEED355,000 TONS371.00 $ / TON135,044,000
COTTON, UPLAND93,00092,0001,737.00 LB / ACRE333,000 480 LB BALES0.89 $ / LB134,266,000
COTTON280,000278,0001,628.00 LB / ACRE943,000 480 LB BALES
CELERY
CELERY27,50027,000630.00 CWT / ACRE16,968,000 CWT25.80 $ / CWT437,406,000
LEMONS
LEMONS45,000467.00 BOXES / ACRE17.85 $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV374,869,000
LEMONS, UTILIZED840,000 TONS
LEMONS, FRESH MARKET33.80 $ / BOX, FOB
PEPPERS
PEPPERS, BELL21,00020,900385.00 CWT / ACRE8,052,000 CWT41.20 $ / CWT332,010,000
PEPPERS, CHILE7,0006,900385.00 CWT / ACRE2,640,000 CWT38.70 $ / CWT102,251,000
AVOCADOS
AVOCADOS57,3002.84 TONS / ACRE162,500 TONS2,000.00 $ / TON325,000,000
AVOCADOS, FRESH MARKET162,500 TONS2,000.00 $ / TON325,000,000
AVOCADOS, UTILIZED162,500 TONS
PEACHES
PEACHES, UTILIZED648,000 TONS278,283,000
PEACHES, FREESTONE, UTILIZED280,000 TONS144,418,000
PEACHES, CLINGSTONE, UTILIZED368,000 TONS133,865,000
PEACHES, CLINGSTONE, PROCESSING368,000 TONS364.00 $ / TON133,865,000
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET116,580,000
PEACHES, FREESTONE, PROCESSING106,000 TONS27,838,000
PEACHES, FREESTONE, PROCESSING, FROZEN88,100 TONS283.00 $ / TON
PEACHES, FREESTONE, PROCESSING, (EXCL DRIED)272.00 $ / TON
PEACHES, FREESTONE, PROCESSING, DRIED420 TONS, DRY BASIS420.00 $ / TON, DRY BASIS
PEACHES, CLINGSTONE22,00016.70 TONS / ACRE368,000 TONS364.00 $ / TON
PEACHES, CLINGSTONE, PROCESSING, CANNED353,000 TONS365.00 $ / TON
PEACHES, FREESTONE24,00011.70 TONS / ACRE280,000 TONS516.00 $ / TON
PEACHES46,00014.10 TONS / ACRE648,000 TONS429.00 $ / TON
PEACHES, FREESTONE, FRESH MARKET174,000 TONS670.00 $ / TON
WHEAT
WHEAT685,000407,00083.30 BU / ACRE33,900,000 BU7.99 $ / BU269,820,000
WHEAT, SPRING, DURUM75,00067,000100.00 BU / ACRE6,700,000 BU
WHEAT, WINTER610,000340,00080.00 BU / ACRE27,200,000 BU
CHERRIES
CHERRIES, SWEET, UTILIZED78,500 TONS265,966,000
CHERRIES, SWEET, FRESH MARKET70,000 TONS3,730.00 $ / TON261,100,000
CHERRIES, SWEET, PROCESSING8,500 TONS572.00 $ / TON4,866,000
CHERRIES, SWEET33,0002.48 TONS / ACRE82,000 TONS3,390.00 $ / TON
CHERRIES, SWEET, NOT SOLD3,500 TONS
POTATOES
POTATOES35,30034,800428.00 CWT / ACRE14,891,000 CWT16.70 $ / CWT249,229,000
POTATOES, SPRING27,00026,500410.00 CWT / ACRE10,865,000 CWT19.40 $ / CWT210,781,000
POTATOES, FALL7,3007,300480.00 CWT / ACRE3,504,000 CWT9.55 $ / CWT38,448,000
RASPBERRIES
RASPBERRIES, UTILIZED16,800.00 LB / ACRE94,100,000 LB239,020,000
RASPBERRIES5,60094,100,000 LB2.54 $ / LB
CAULIFLOWER
CAULIFLOWER31,50031,000180.00 CWT / ACRE5,580,000 CWT42.70 $ / CWT238,356,000
CAULIFLOWER, FRESH MARKET5,490,000 CWT42.90 $ / CWT235,521,000
CAULIFLOWER, PROCESSING4,500 TONS630.00 $ / TON2,835,000
GARLIC
GARLIC23,20023,000165.00 CWT / ACRE3,795,000 CWT60.30 $ / CWT228,864,000
MELONS
MELONS, CANTALOUP, FRESH MARKET43,00042,500300.00 CWT / ACRE12,750,000 CWT16.00 $ / CWT204,000,000
MELONS, WATERMELON, FRESH MARKET10,00010,000580.00 CWT / ACRE5,800,000 CWT13.00 $ / CWT75,400,000
MELONS, HONEYDEW, FRESH MARKET10,50010,500260.00 CWT / ACRE2,730,000 CWT20.20 $ / CWT55,146,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN180,000195.00 BU / ACRE35,100,000 BU5.55 $ / BU194,805,000
CORN, SILAGE415,00026.50 TONS / ACRE10,997,500 TONS
CORN600,000
SWEET POTATOES
SWEET POTATOES19,00019,000360.00 CWT / ACRE6,840,000 CWT24.60 $ / CWT168,948,000
SWEET CORN
SWEET CORN, FRESH MARKET36,00036,000170.00 CWT / ACRE6,120,000 CWT25.70 $ / CWT157,284,000
PRUNES
PRUNES50,0001.70 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS85,000 TONS, DRY BASIS1,700.00 $ / TON, DRY BASIS144,500,000
PRUNES, PROCESSING85,000 TONS, DRY BASIS1,700.00 $ / TON144,500,000
PRUNES, PROCESSING, DRIED85,000 TONS, DRY BASIS1,700.00 $ / TON, DRY BASIS
PRUNES, UTILIZED85,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
OLIVES
OLIVES, PROCESSING166,000 TONS821.00 $ / TON136,231,000
OLIVES, UTILIZED166,000 TONS136,231,000
OLIVES, PROCESSING, LIMITED10,500 TONS360.00 $ / TON
OLIVES, PROCESSING, UNDERSIZED1,700 TONS
OLIVES, UNDERSIZED-10.00 $ / TON
OLIVES, SEVILLANO11,000 TONS
OLIVES, MANZANILLO85,000 TONS
OLIVES, OTHER70,000 TONS
OLIVES40,0004.15 TONS / ACRE166,000 TONS821.00 $ / TON
OLIVES, PROCESSING, CANNED78,800 TONS1,110.00 $ / TON
OLIVES, PROCESSING, CRUSHED75,000 TONS600.00 $ / TON
SPINACH
SPINACH, FRESH MARKET21,00020,800150.00 CWT / ACRE3,120,000 CWT41.60 $ / CWT129,792,000
BLUEBERRIES
BLUEBERRIES, TAME, UTILIZED10,700.00 LB / ACRE51,400,000 LB127,520,000
BLUEBERRIES, TAME4,80051,400,000 LB2.48 $ / LB
CABBAGE
CABBAGE, FRESH MARKET14,30014,000405.00 CWT / ACRE5,670,000 CWT21.70 $ / CWT123,039,000
NECTARINES
NECTARINES, FRESH MARKET150,000 TONS780.00 $ / TON117,000,000
NECTARINES, UTILIZED150,000 TONS117,000,000
NECTARINES18,0008.33 TONS / ACRE150,000 TONS780.00 $ / TON
ONIONS
ONIONS, DRY, SUMMER, STORAGE30,50029,300399.00 CWT / ACRE11,700,000 CWT9.11 $ / CWT104,221,000
ONIONS, DRY, SUMMER, STORAGE, PROCESSING8,800,000 CWT8.32 $ / CWT73,216,000
ONIONS, DRY, SPRING7,0006,800400.00 CWT / ACRE2,720,000 CWT13.20 $ / CWT35,904,000
ONIONS, DRY, SUMMER, NON-STORAGE8,0007,800490.00 CWT / ACRE3,822,000 CWT6.40 $ / CWT24,461,000
PEARS
PEARS, UTILIZED220,000 TONS87,709,000
PEARS, BARTLETT, UTILIZED177,000 TONS63,167,000
PEARS, BARTLETT, PROCESSING, (EXCL DRIED)345.00 $ / TON41,279,000
PEARS, (EXCL BARTLETT), UTILIZED43,000 TONS24,542,000
PEARS, BARTLETT, FRESH MARKET57,000 TONS384.00 $ / TON21,888,000
PEARS, (EXCL BARTLETT)2,80015.40 TONS / ACRE43,000 TONS571.00 $ / TON
PEARS11,60019.00 TONS / ACRE220,000 TONS399.00 $ / TON
PEARS, BARTLETT8,80020.10 TONS / ACRE177,000 TONS357.00 $ / TON
PEARS, BARTLETT, PROCESSING120,000 TONS
PLUMS
PLUMS20,0005.25 TONS / ACRE105,000 TONS665.00 $ / TON68,475,000
PLUMS, UTILIZED103,000 TONS
APPLES
APPLES, UTILIZED270,000,000 LB62,828,000
APPLES15,20017,800.00 LB / ACRE270,000,000 LB0.23 $ / LB
BEANS
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE50,00049,5002,320.00 LB / ACRE1,150,000 CWT53.40 $ / CWT61,410,000
BEANS, SNAP, FRESH MARKET5,7005,700100.00 CWT / ACRE570,000 CWT64.60 $ / CWT36,822,000
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, PINK6006002,170.00 LB / ACRE13,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, CHICKPEAS11,30011,1002,300.00 LB / ACRE255,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, OTHER9,8009,7001,700.00 LB / ACRE165,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, CHICKPEAS, LARGE11,30011,1002,300.00 LB / ACRE255,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, CRANBERRY6006001,670.00 LB / ACRE10,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, LIMA, LARGE6,7006,6002,480.00 LB / ACRE164,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, LIMA, BABY6,8006,8002,960.00 LB / ACRE201,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, DARK, RED, KIDNEY8008001,630.00 LB / ACRE13,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, BLACKEYE10,80010,7002,720.00 LB / ACRE291,000 CWT
BEANS, DRY EDIBLE, LIGHT, RED, KIDNEY2,6002,6001,460.00 LB / ACRE38,000 CWT
ARTICHOKES
ARTICHOKES7,0007,000135.00 CWT / ACRE945,000 CWT61.00 $ / CWT57,645,000
ASPARAGUS
ASPARAGUS, FRESH MARKET368,000 CWT152.00 $ / CWT55,936,000
ASPARAGUS12,00011,50032.00 CWT / ACRE368,000 CWT152.00 $ / CWT55,936,000
SQUASH
SQUASH6,9006,800180.00 CWT / ACRE1,224,000 CWT35.40 $ / CWT43,341,000
GRAPEFRUIT
GRAPEFRUIT, FRESH MARKET9.84 $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV39,360,000
GRAPEFRUIT9,900404.00 BOXES / ACRE9.84 $ / BOX, PHD EQUIV39,360,000
GRAPEFRUIT, UTILIZED180,000 TONS
DATES
DATES, UTILIZED24,000 TONS38,400,000
DATES, FRESH MARKET24,000 TONS1,600.00 $ / TON38,400,000
DATES6,1003.93 TONS / ACRE24,000 TONS1,600.00 $ / TON
APRICOTS
APRICOTS, UTILIZED54,400 TONS37,091,000
APRICOTS, FRESH MARKET20,000 TONS1,120.00 $ / TON22,400,000
APRICOTS, PROCESSING, (EXCL DRIED)34,400 TONS427.00 $ / TON14,691,000
APRICOTS, PROCESSING, CANNED14,550 TONS460.00 $ / TON
APRICOTS, PROCESSING, DRIED1,080 TONS, DRY BASIS2,980.00 $ / TON, DRY BASIS
APRICOTS9,5005.73 TONS / ACRE54,400 TONS682.00 $ / TON
KIWIFRUIT
KIWIFRUIT, UTILIZED29,400 TONS32,595,000
KIWIFRUIT3,7008.14 TONS / ACRE30,100 TONS1,110.00 $ / TON
KIWIFRUIT, PROCESSING2,500 TON
KIWIFRUIT, FRESH MARKET26,900 TONS
KIWIFRUIT, NOT SOLD700 TONS
PUMPKINS
PUMPKINS5,9005,900330.00 CWT / ACRE1,947,000 CWT15.60 $ / CWT30,400,000
SAFFLOWER
SAFFLOWER50,00049,5002,000.00 LB / ACRE99,000,000 LB26.50 $ / CWT26,235,000
SUNFLOWER
SUNFLOWER58,50058,0001,296.00 LB / ACRE75,150,000 LB27.10 $ / CWT20,351,000
SUNFLOWER, OIL TYPE56,00055,5001,300.00 LB / ACRE72,150,000 LB27.00 $ / CWT19,481,000
SUNFLOWER, NON-OIL TYPE2,5002,5001,200.00 LB / ACRE3,000,000 LB29.00 $ / CWT870,000
BARLEY
BARLEY90,00040,00075.00 BU / ACRE3,000,000 BU5.81 $ / BU17,550,000
BARLEY, FEED5.81 $ / BU
FIGS
FIGS, UTILIZED28,900 TONS15,522,000
FIGS, SUB-STANDARD, PROCESSING, DRIED115.00 $ / TON, DRY BASIS
FIGS7,3003.96 TONS / ACRE28,900 TONS537.00 $ / TON
FIGS, FRESH MARKET1,000 TONS
FIGS, SUBSTANDARD, PROCESSING, DRIED700 TONS, DRY BASIS
FIGS, STANDARD, PROCESSING, DRIED8,600 TONS, DRY BASIS1,620.00 $ / TON, DRY BASIS
FIGS, PROCESSING, DRIED9,300 TONS, DRY BASIS1,500.00 $ / TON, DRY BASIS
CUCUMBERS
CUCUMBERS, FRESH MARKET2,5002,500200.00 CWT / ACRE500,000 CWT25.90 $ / CWT12,950,000
PECANS
PECANS, IMPROVED, UTILIZED, IN SHELL5,000,000 LB10,300,000
PECANS, UTILIZED, IN SHELL5,000,000 LB10,300,000
PECANS, IMPROVED2.06 $ / LB
PECANS2.06 $ / LB
OATS
OATS180,00020,00080.00 BU / ACRE1,600,000 BU3.38 $ / BU5,440,000
MINT
MINT, PEPPERMINT, OIL1,80085.00 LB / ACRE153,000 LB27.70 $ / LB4,238,000
TOMATOES
TOMATOES, PROCESSING75.90 $ / TON
TOMATOES, FRESH MARKET36.20 $ / CWT
TANGERINES
TANGERINES, UTILIZED520,000 TONS
TANGERINES38,000342.00 BOXES / ACRE
MUSHROOMS
MUSHROOMS, AGARICUS, FRESH MARKET1.76 $ / LB
MUSHROOMS, AGARICUS, PROCESSING0.72 $ / LB
MUSHROOMS, AGARICUS5.26 LB / SQ FT1.75 $ / LB
SUGARBEETS
SUGARBEETS24,50024,30044.40 TONS / ACRE1,079,000 TONS
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE265,00013.10 TONS / ACRE3,472,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)190,00014.80 TONS / ACRE2,812,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA75,0008.80 TONS / ACRE660,000 TONS

Census State Profile: California

Ranked Items Within The U.S., 2012
ItemQuantityU.S. RankUniverse 1
MARKET VALUE OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS SOLD ($1,000)
Total value of agricultural products sold42,627,472150
   Value of crops, including nursery and greenhouse 30,366,898150
   Value of livestock, poultry, and their products12,260,574350
 
VALUE OF SALES BY COMMODITY GROUP ($1,000)
Grains, oilseeds, dry beans, and dry peas1,727,7081950
Tobacco--19
Cotton and cottonseed655,094317
Vegetables, melons, potatoes and sweet potatoes6,327,838150
Fruit, tree nuts, and berries17,638,972150
Nursery, greenhouse, floriculture and sod2,547,307150
Cut Christmas trees and short rotation woody crops2,7061849
Other crops and hay1,467,274150
Poultry and eggs1,663,919750
Cattle and calves3,259,325750
Milk from cows6,945,102150
Hogs and pigs51,5262450
Sheep, goats, wool, mohair, and milk108,136250
Horses, ponies, mules, burros, and donkeys62,241450
Aquaculture103,016550
Other animals and other animal products67,309450
 
TOP CROP ITEMS (acres)
Forage-land used for all hay and haylage, grass silage, and greenchop1,670,0271350
Vegetables harvested, all1,175,249150
Grapes940,177150
Almonds935,804128
Rice561,968210
 
TOP LIVESTOCK INVENTORY ITEMS (number)
Broilers and other meat-type chickens42,268,4821250
Layers19,000,779650
Cattle and calves5,370,531450
Pullets for laying flock replacement4,633,5581050
Turkeys4,532,307850

Other State Highlights, 2012
Economic Characteristics Quantity
Farm by value of sales
   Less than $1,00015,396
   $1,000 to $2,4994,590
   $2,500 to $4,9995,736
   $5,000 to $9,9997,718
   $10,000 to $19,9997,455
   $20,000 to $24,9992,682
   $25,000 to $39,9994,780
   $40,000 to $49,9992,263
   $50,000 to $99,9996,679
   $100,000 to $249,9996,922
   $250,000 to $499,9994,117
   $500,000 or more9,519
  
Total farm production expenses ($1,000)35,455,667
   Average per farm ($)455,395
  
Net cash farm income of the operations ($1,000)8,523,285
   Average per farm ($)109,474
Operator Characteristics Quantity
Principal operators by primary occupation
   Farming42,469
   Other35,388
 
Principal operators by sex
   Male63,873
   Female13,984
  
Average age of principal operator60.1
 
All operators by race 2
   American Indian or Alaska Native1,761
   Asian7,474
   Black or African American526
   Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander455
   White111,141
   More than one race1,030
  
All operators of Spanish, Hispanic or Latino Origin 215,123

Note: See "Census of Agriculture, Volume 1, Geographic Area Series" for complete footnotes, explanations, definitions, and methodology.
   1 Universe is number of states in U.S. with item.
   2 Data were collected for a maximum of three operators per farm.
  (D) Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual operations.
   - Represents zero.