From Reports of the Census.

Crop.

Acres.

Unit of Measure.

Quantity.

Value.

Total..................................................................

$2,998,704,412

Corn........................................

94,913,673

Bushel

2,666,324,370

$828,192,388

Wheat........................................

52,588,574

do.

658,534,252

369,945,320

Oats............................................

29,539,698

do.

943,389,375

217,098,584

Barley............................................

4,470,196

do.

119,634,877

41,631,762

Rye.............................................

2,054,292

do.

25,568,625

12,290,540

Buckwheat............................................

807,060

do.

11,233,515

5,747,853

Broom corn............................................

178,584

Pound

90,947,370

3,588,414

Rice............................................

342,214

do.

250,280,227

6,329,562

Kaffir corn............................................

266,513

Bushel

5,169,113

1,367,040

Flaxseed............................................

2,110,517

do.

19,979,492

19,624,901

Clover seed.............................................

do.

1,349,209

5,359,578

Grass seed.............................................

do.

3,515,869

2,868,839

Hay and forage............................................

61,691,069

Ton

84,010,915

484,254,703

Cottonseed............................................

do.

1 4,566,100

46,950,575

Cotton............................................

24,275,101

Bale

9,534,707

323,758,171

Tobacco............................................

1,101,460

Pound

868,112,865

56,987,902

Hemp............................................

16,042

do.

11,750,630

546,338

Honey............................................

do.

61,196,160

Hops.............................................

55,613

do.

49,209,704

4,081,929

Peanuts............................................

516,654

Bushel

11,964,109

7,270,515

Peppermint............................................

8,591

Pound

187,427

143,618

Dry beans............................................

453,841

Bushel

5,064,490

7,633,636

Castor beans.............................................

25,738

do.

143,388

134.084

Dry pease.............................................

968,370

do.

9,440,210

7,908,966

Potatoes............................................

2,938,778

do.

273,318,167

98,380,110

Sweet potatoes.............................................

537,312

do.

42,517,412

19,869,840

Onions............................................

47,981

do.

11,790,974

6,637,413

Chicory............................................

3,069

Pound

21,495,870

73,627

Milk.............................................

Gallons

7,266,392,674

Miscellaneous vegetables.............................

2,114,149

113,644,398

Maple sugar............................................

Pound

11,928,770

1.074,260

Maple sirup............................................

Gallon

2,056,611

1,562,451

Sugar-cane............................................

386,986

Ton

2 4,202,202

(a) Cane sole............................................

do.

1.126,076

3,881,758

(b) Cane kept for seed............................

do.

1,453,447

5,018,469

(c) Sugar made........................................

Pound

159.454,814

6,558,944

(d) Molasses made...........................

Gallon

6,312,809

788,990

(e) Sirup made.........................................

do.

12,293,032

4,293,475

Sorghum cane............................................

293,152

Ton

3 291,703

815,019

Sorghum sirup............................................

Gallon

16,972,783

5,288,083

Sugar beets............................................

110,170

Ton

793,353

3,323, 40

Small fruits............................................

309,770

25,029,757

Grapes............................................

Cental

13,009,841

4 14,090,234

Orchard products.............................................

Bushel

212,365,600

5 83,750,961

Subtropical fruits.............................................

8,227,838

Nuts.............................................

1,949,931

Forest products............................................

109,864,774

Flowers and plants........................................

9,307

18,758,864

Miscellaneous seeds.......................................

10.106

826,019

Nursery products.............................................

59,492

10,123,873

Willows............................................

521

36,523

Miscellaneous............................................

23,793

6 1,120,343

1 Not including 166,861 tons sold with fiber before ginning.

2 Comprising all cane grown, whether sold as cane, kept for seed, or used in the manufacture of sugar, molasses, and sirup.

3 Sold as cane.

4 Including value of raisins, wine, etc.

5 Including value of cider, vinegar, etc.

6 The greater part of this value was derived from products for which no acreage was reported.

Acreage Quantity And Value Of Farm Crops In 1899 195

Copyright, 1904, by Munn & Co.

Comparison Of Principal Crops Of The United States.