2013 STATE AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW
 Missouri
Survey Data from Quick Stats as of: Dec/19/2014

Farms Operations

Farm Operations - Area Operated, Measured in Acres / Operation286
Farm Operations - Number of Operations99,400
Farm Operations - Acres Operated28,400,000

Livestock Inventory

Cattle, Cows, Beef - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )1,820,000
Cattle, Cows, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )90,000
Cattle, Incl Calves - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )3,800,000
Cattle, On Feed - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )55,000
Goats, Angora - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )1,500
Goats, Meat & Other - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )84,200
Goats, Milk - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )9,300
Sheep, Incl Lambs - Inventory ( First of Jan. 2014 )78,000
Hogs - Inventory ( First of Dec. 2013 )2,750,000
Turkeys - Production, Measured in Head17,000,000

Milk Production

Milk - Production, Measured in Lb / Head14,663
Milk - Production, Measured in $276,545,000
Milk - Production, Measured in Lb1,349,000,000

Crops - Planted, Harvested, Yield, Production, Price (MYA), Value of Production
CommodityPlanted All Purpose AcresHarvested AcresYieldProductionPrice per UnitValue of Production in Dollars
SOYBEANS
SOYBEANS5,650,0005,610,00036.00 BU / ACRE201,960,000 BU13.10 $ / BU2,521,920,000
CORN
CORN, GRAIN3,200,000136.00 BU / ACRE435,200,000 BU4.57 $ / BU1,980,160,000
CORN3,350,000
CORN, SILAGE80,00014.00 TONS / ACRE1,120,000 TONS
HAY & HAYLAGE
HAY & HAYLAGE4,085,0002.01 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS8,197,000 TONS, DRY BASIS920,993,000
HAY & HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)3,740,0001.92 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS7,178,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY & HAYLAGE, ALFALFA50,000345,0002.95 TONS / ACRE, DRY BASIS1,019,000 TONS, DRY BASIS
HAY
HAY4,050,0001.97 TONS / ACRE7,975,000 TONS118.00 $ / TON890,075,000
HAY, (EXCL ALFALFA)3,700,0001.90 TONS / ACRE7,030,000 TONS95.00 $ / TON678,395,000
HAY, ALFALFA350,0002.70 TONS / ACRE945,000 TONS218.00 $ / TON211,680,000
WHEAT
WHEAT1,080,000985,00057.00 BU / ACRE56,145,000 BU6.55 $ / BU364,000,000
WHEAT, WINTER1,080,000985,00057.00 BU / ACRE56,145,000 BU6.55 $ / BU364,000,000
COTTON
COTTON, UPLAND255,000246,000968.00 LB / ACRE496,000 480 LB BALES0.84 $ / LB198,509,000
COTTON, COTTONSEED205,000 TONS253.00 $ / TON47,311,000
COTTON255,000246,000968.00 LB / ACRE496,000 480 LB BALES
RICE
RICE159,000156,0007,030.00 LB / ACRE10,968,000 CWT15.40 $ / CWT168,907,000
RICE, LONG GRAIN157,000154,0007,030.00 LB / ACRE10,826,000 CWT
RICE, MEDIUM GRAIN2,0002,0007,080.00 LB / ACRE142,000 CWT
POTATOES
POTATOES9,5009,000300.00 CWT / ACRE2,700,000 CWT13.80 $ / CWT37,260,000
POTATOES, SUMMER9,5009,000300.00 CWT / ACRE2,700,000 CWT13.80 $ / CWT37,260,000
SORGHUM
SORGHUM, GRAIN60,00082.00 BU / ACRE4,920,000 BU8.05 $ / CWT21,077,000
SORGHUM70,000
SORGHUM, SILAGE8,00017.00 TONS / ACRE136,000 TONS
MELONS
MELONS, WATERMELON, FRESH MARKET3,1003,000281.00 CWT / ACRE843,000 CWT10.30 $ / CWT8,683,000
PEACHES
PEACHES, FRESH MARKET3,170 TONS1,850.00 $ / TON5,865,000
PEACHES, UTILIZED3,170 TONS5,865,000
PEACHES1,0003.17 TONS / ACRE3,170 TONS1,850.00 $ / TON
APPLES
APPLES, UTILIZED12,000,000 LB4,380,000
APPLES, FRESH MARKET8,000,000 LB0.46 $ / LB3,664,000
APPLES, PROCESSING4,000,000 LB358.00 $ / TON716,000
APPLES, NOT SOLD1,100,000 LB
APPLES, NOT HARVESTED400,000 LB
APPLES1,00013,500.00 LB / ACRE13,500,000 LB0.37 $ / LB
GRAPES
GRAPES, UTILIZED5,970 TONS4,345,000
GRAPES, PROCESSING5,900 TONS722.00 $ / TON4,260,000
GRAPES, FRESH MARKET70 TONS1,220.00 $ / TON85,000
GRAPES, NOT SOLD70 TONS
GRAPES, PROCESSING, WINE5,900 TONS722.00 $ / TON
GRAPES1,7003.55 TONS / ACRE6,040 TONS728.00 $ / TON
OATS
OATS30,00014,00053.00 BU / ACRE742,000 BU3.85 $ / BU2,968,000
PECANS
PECANS, UTILIZED, IN SHELL2,740,000 LB2,932,000
PECANS, NATIVE & SEEDLING, UTILIZED, IN SHELL2,240,000 LB2,262,000
PECANS, IMPROVED, UTILIZED, IN SHELL500,000 LB670,000
PECANS, NATIVE & SEEDLING1.01 $ / LB
PECANS1.07 $ / LB
PECANS, IMPROVED1.34 $ / LB
HAYLAGE
HAYLAGE, ALFALFA25,0006.00 TONS / ACRE150,000 TONS
HAYLAGE75,0006.00 TONS / ACRE450,000 TONS
HAYLAGE, (EXCL ALFALFA)50,0006.00 TONS / ACRE300,000 TONS

Census State Profile: Missouri

Ranked Items Within The U.S., 2012
ItemQuantityU.S. RankUniverse 1
MARKET VALUE OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS SOLD ($1,000)
Total value of agricultural products sold9,164,8861650
   Value of crops, including nursery and greenhouse 4,566,9531750
   Value of livestock, poultry, and their products4,597,9331450
 
VALUE OF SALES BY COMMODITY GROUP ($1,000)
Grains, oilseeds, dry beans, and dry peas3,922,8731150
Tobacco1,3751519
Cotton and cottonseed248,631917
Vegetables, melons, potatoes and sweet potatoes63,1223150
Fruit, tree nuts, and berries25,7492550
Nursery, greenhouse, floriculture and sod88,1353050
Cut Christmas trees and short rotation woody crops1,1462849
Other crops and hay215,9212750
Poultry and eggs1,441,676950
Cattle and calves1,968,617950
Milk from cows246,3582550
Hogs and pigs882,526750
Sheep, goats, wool, mohair, and milk17,2541550
Horses, ponies, mules, burros, and donkeys22,6352050
Aquaculture10,2562550
Other animals and other animal products8,6123250
 
TOP CROP ITEMS (acres)
Soybeans for beans5,250,275445
Forage-land used for all hay and haylage, grass silage, and greenchop3,349,348250
Corn for grain3,302,4991149
Wheat for grain, all690,2451449
Winter wheat for grain689,9651348
 
TOP LIVESTOCK INVENTORY ITEMS (number)
Broilers and other meat-type chickens46,880,714950
Layers8,276,4091550
Turkeys7,572,505450
Cattle and calves3,703,120850
Pullets for laying flock replacement3,073,4141350

Other State Highlights, 2012
Economic Characteristics Quantity
Farm by value of sales
   Less than $1,00025,130
   $1,000 to $2,4997,872
   $2,500 to $4,9998,520
   $5,000 to $9,99911,206
   $10,000 to $19,99912,070
   $20,000 to $24,9993,771
   $25,000 to $39,9997,479
   $40,000 to $49,9993,343
   $50,000 to $99,9997,365
   $100,000 to $249,9995,738
   $250,000 to $499,9992,891
   $500,000 or more3,786
  
Total farm production expenses ($1,000)8,290,499
   Average per farm ($)83,598
  
Net cash farm income of the operations ($1,000)1,988,702
   Average per farm ($)20,053
Operator Characteristics Quantity
Principal operators by primary occupation
   Farming43,788
   Other55,383
 
Principal operators by sex
   Male88,044
   Female11,127
  
Average age of principal operator58.3
 
All operators by race 2
   American Indian or Alaska Native711
   Asian419
   Black or African American239
   Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander61
   White148,324
   More than one race760
  
All operators of Spanish, Hispanic or Latino Origin 2883

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.