Acreages of different crops, as reported by the 1931 Scottish Agricultural Census

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories for 1931 1931
Wheat 1,246,725 Show data context
Barley (incl. Bere) 1,117,057 Show data context
Oats 2,486,692 Show data context
Mixed Grain 123,971 Show data context
Rye 35,675 Show data context
Beans (to be harvested as corn) 148,264 Show data context
Peas 132,778 Show data context
Potatoes 574,874 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 982,283 Show data context
Mangolds 271,870 Show data context
Sugar Beet 234,174 Show data context
Cabbage 40,193 Show data context
Rape 66,023 Show data context
Small Fruit 70,185 Show data context
Other Crops 294,619 Show data context
Bare Fallow 363,686 Show data context
Date: Source:
1931 Department of Agriculture and Fisheries for Scotland, Scottish Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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The Scottish Agricultural Census for 1931 used this set of crops, different from those listed for England and Wales, in its main tabulation by county.

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Date accessed: 30th November 2020