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

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1922- 1931
Wheat 79 Show data context
Barley 1,670 Show data context
Oats 7,510 Show data context
Mixed Corn 610 Show data context
Rye 16 Show data context
Beans 4 Show data context
Peas 16 Show data context
Potatoes 978 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 969 Show data context
Mangold 152 Show data context
Sugar Beet 4 Show data context
Cabbage for fodder, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 427 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 12 Show data context
Lucerne 0 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context
Orchards with Small Fruit underneath 5 Show data context
Orchards without Small Fruit 31 Show data context
Small Fruit, not in an orchard 4 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: for Hay 8,278 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: not for Hay 6,216 Show data context
Other Crops 55 Show data context
Bare Fallow 60 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 September 2019