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

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1922- 1930 1931
Wheat 13,802 Show data context 12,372 Show data context
Barley 2,276 Show data context 1,996 Show data context
Oats 21,549 Show data context 20,295 Show data context
Mixed Corn 601 Show data context 632 Show data context
Rye 135 Show data context 108 Show data context
Beans 208 Show data context 176 Show data context
Peas 285 Show data context 288 Show data context
Potatoes 3,134 Show data context 3,317 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 7,394 Show data context 6,693 Show data context
Mangold 3,971 Show data context 3,721 Show data context
Sugar Beet 547 Show data context 282 Show data context
Cabbage for fodder, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 2,519 Show data context 2,382 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 343 Show data context 288 Show data context
Lucerne 35 Show data context 46 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Orchards with Small Fruit underneath 112 Show data context 99 Show data context
Orchards without Small Fruit 681 Show data context 682 Show data context
Small Fruit, not in an orchard 181 Show data context 186 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: for Hay 14,712 Show data context 16,032 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: not for Hay 3,916 Show data context 4,208 Show data context
Other Crops 1,595 Show data context 1,639 Show data context
Bare Fallow 1,788 Show data context 2,310 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, Derbyshire 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: 17th June 2021