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

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1922- 1931
Wheat 2,956 Show data context
Barley 953 Show data context
Oats 5,153 Show data context
Mixed Corn 252 Show data context
Rye 11 Show data context
Beans 215 Show data context
Peas 91 Show data context
Potatoes 1,041 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 2,173 Show data context
Mangold 1,102 Show data context
Sugar Beet 42 Show data context
Cabbage for fodder, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 198 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 59 Show data context
Lucerne 22 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context
Orchards with Small Fruit underneath 44 Show data context
Orchards without Small Fruit 2,588 Show data context
Small Fruit, not in an orchard 50 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: for Hay 5,862 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: not for Hay 2,085 Show data context
Other Crops 590 Show data context
Bare Fallow 456 Show data context
Date: Source:
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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Date accessed: 19th February 2020