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

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1922- 1930 1931
Wheat 49,760 Show data context 44,734 Show data context
Barley 47,215 Show data context 47,292 Show data context
Oats 26,414 Show data context 23,257 Show data context
Mixed Corn 572 Show data context 490 Show data context
Rye 551 Show data context 546 Show data context
Beans 7,596 Show data context 7,191 Show data context
Peas 6,224 Show data context 6,652 Show data context
Potatoes 13,971 Show data context 14,570 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 15,965 Show data context 14,419 Show data context
Mangold 5,957 Show data context 5,394 Show data context
Sugar Beet 20,757 Show data context 17,109 Show data context
Cabbage for fodder, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 1,999 Show data context 1,773 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 1,662 Show data context 1,754 Show data context
Lucerne 687 Show data context 773 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Orchards with Small Fruit underneath 53 Show data context 65 Show data context
Orchards without Small Fruit 362 Show data context 331 Show data context
Small Fruit, not in an orchard 21 Show data context 37 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: for Hay 27,265 Show data context 33,232 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: not for Hay 12,439 Show data context 13,248 Show data context
Other Crops 3,978 Show data context 3,529 Show data context
Bare Fallow 8,367 Show data context 13,190 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, Parts of Kesteven 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: 20th January 2020