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

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1922- 1930 1931
Wheat 17,523 Show data context 16,100 Show data context
Barley 13,828 Show data context 13,182 Show data context
Oats 40,397 Show data context 39,940 Show data context
Mixed Corn 4,154 Show data context 3,481 Show data context
Rye 357 Show data context 322 Show data context
Beans 1,207 Show data context 1,158 Show data context
Peas 527 Show data context 523 Show data context
Potatoes 5,059 Show data context 5,129 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 16,632 Show data context 16,024 Show data context
Mangold 7,143 Show data context 6,783 Show data context
Sugar Beet 16,169 Show data context 11,526 Show data context
Cabbage for fodder, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 1,094 Show data context 1,175 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 200 Show data context 100 Show data context
Lucerne 41 Show data context 23 Show data context
Hops 21 Show data context 12 Show data context
Orchards with Small Fruit underneath 92 Show data context 65 Show data context
Orchards without Small Fruit 2,994 Show data context 2,854 Show data context
Small Fruit, not in an orchard 102 Show data context 70 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: for Hay 43,360 Show data context 44,854 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: not for Hay 12,094 Show data context 13,167 Show data context
Other Crops 862 Show data context 867 Show data context
Bare Fallow 1,047 Show data context 1,684 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, Shropshire 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: 21st September 2019