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

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1922- 1930 1931
Wheat 37,022 Show data context 29,913 Show data context
Barley 15,917 Show data context 15,252 Show data context
Oats 36,238 Show data context 34,260 Show data context
Mixed Corn 1,202 Show data context 1,081 Show data context
Rye 3,207 Show data context 2,454 Show data context
Beans 5,032 Show data context 4,440 Show data context
Peas 4,208 Show data context 4,515 Show data context
Potatoes 7,373 Show data context 8,019 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 17,641 Show data context 15,998 Show data context
Mangold 5,127 Show data context 4,871 Show data context
Sugar Beet 10,251 Show data context 8,236 Show data context
Cabbage for fodder, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 1,337 Show data context 1,193 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 1,238 Show data context 1,013 Show data context
Lucerne 292 Show data context 298 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Orchards with Small Fruit underneath 228 Show data context 194 Show data context
Orchards without Small Fruit 1,996 Show data context 2,009 Show data context
Small Fruit, not in an orchard 207 Show data context 191 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: for Hay 25,793 Show data context 32,006 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: not for Hay 14,740 Show data context 15,488 Show data context
Other Crops 3,165 Show data context 3,262 Show data context
Bare Fallow 7,311 Show data context 10,633 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, Nottinghamshire 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: 09th August 2020