Acreages of different crops, as reported by Agricultural Censuses 1922-35

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1922- 1930 1931
Wheat 14,913 Show data context 13,559 Show data context
Barley 3,849 Show data context 3,112 Show data context
Oats 33,708 Show data context 29,749 Show data context
Mixed Corn 2,423 Show data context 2,109 Show data context
Rye 685 Show data context 510 Show data context
Beans 110 Show data context 116 Show data context
Peas 605 Show data context 739 Show data context
Potatoes 11,575 Show data context 11,893 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 9,574 Show data context 9,069 Show data context
Mangold 5,910 Show data context 5,441 Show data context
Sugar Beet 5,750 Show data context 3,589 Show data context
Cabbage for fodder, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 2,253 Show data context 2,172 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 344 Show data context 220 Show data context
Lucerne 61 Show data context 54 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Orchards with Small Fruit underneath 71 Show data context 42 Show data context
Orchards without Small Fruit 629 Show data context 710 Show data context
Small Fruit, not in an orchard 41 Show data context 42 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: for Hay 28,989 Show data context 31,860 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: not for Hay 8,755 Show data context 10,589 Show data context
Other Crops 2,647 Show data context 2,875 Show data context
Bare Fallow 1,878 Show data context 2,194 Show data context
Date: Source:
1930 - 1931 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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The Agricultural Census used this set of crops in its main tabulation by county between 1922 and 1935 (?). More detailed breakdowns were given in other tables for orchard fruit, soft fruit and, within 'other crops', market garden produce.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Staffordshire AdmC through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Acreages of different crops, as reported by Agricultural Censuses 1922-35, A Vision of Britain through Time.

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Date accessed: 17th July 2019