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

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1922- 1930 1931
Wheat 22,011 Show data context 17,668 Show data context
Barley 4,280 Show data context 3,781 Show data context
Oats 22,469 Show data context 20,455 Show data context
Mixed Corn 1,404 Show data context 1,515 Show data context
Rye 374 Show data context 147 Show data context
Beans 3,245 Show data context 2,742 Show data context
Peas 1,616 Show data context 1,759 Show data context
Potatoes 5,109 Show data context 5,603 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 4,845 Show data context 4,273 Show data context
Mangold 4,836 Show data context 4,400 Show data context
Sugar Beet 2,600 Show data context 1,504 Show data context
Cabbage for fodder, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 1,493 Show data context 1,265 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 515 Show data context 313 Show data context
Lucerne 399 Show data context 443 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Orchards with Small Fruit underneath 270 Show data context 235 Show data context
Orchards without Small Fruit 1,805 Show data context 1,989 Show data context
Small Fruit, not in an orchard 432 Show data context 421 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: for Hay 22,628 Show data context 24,847 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: not for Hay 6,003 Show data context 7,117 Show data context
Other Crops 2,435 Show data context 2,802 Show data context
Bare Fallow 3,593 Show data context 5,333 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, Warwickshire 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: 22nd July 2019