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

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1922- 1930 1931
Wheat 27,769 Show data context 25,169 Show data context
Barley 13,182 Show data context 13,140 Show data context
Oats 28,194 Show data context 25,002 Show data context
Mixed Corn 1,258 Show data context 758 Show data context
Rye 931 Show data context 545 Show data context
Beans 2,107 Show data context 2,168 Show data context
Peas 751 Show data context 525 Show data context
Potatoes 1,649 Show data context 1,814 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 7,211 Show data context 6,023 Show data context
Mangold 4,105 Show data context 3,771 Show data context
Sugar Beet 717 Show data context 204 Show data context
Cabbage for fodder, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 3,106 Show data context 2,619 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 2,549 Show data context 2,504 Show data context
Lucerne 826 Show data context 1,165 Show data context
Hops 42 Show data context 38 Show data context
Orchards with Small Fruit underneath 258 Show data context 226 Show data context
Orchards without Small Fruit 2,107 Show data context 2,012 Show data context
Small Fruit, not in an orchard 130 Show data context 132 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: for Hay 19,389 Show data context 24,847 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: not for Hay 4,785 Show data context 4,916 Show data context
Other Crops 1,883 Show data context 1,537 Show data context
Bare Fallow 12,843 Show data context 12,935 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, Berkshire 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: 07th April 2020