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

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1922- 1930 1931
Wheat 8,225 Show data context 6,677 Show data context
Barley 1,911 Show data context 1,785 Show data context
Oats 12,303 Show data context 10,669 Show data context
Mixed Corn 379 Show data context 381 Show data context
Rye 499 Show data context 296 Show data context
Beans 581 Show data context 576 Show data context
Peas 680 Show data context 559 Show data context
Potatoes 3,026 Show data context 3,146 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 2,716 Show data context 2,499 Show data context
Mangold 2,946 Show data context 2,634 Show data context
Sugar Beet 55 Show data context 24 Show data context
Cabbage for fodder, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 1,964 Show data context 1,852 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 952 Show data context 797 Show data context
Lucerne 259 Show data context 299 Show data context
Hops 140 Show data context 146 Show data context
Orchards with Small Fruit underneath 323 Show data context 281 Show data context
Orchards without Small Fruit 1,547 Show data context 1,389 Show data context
Small Fruit, not in an orchard 294 Show data context 273 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: for Hay 8,415 Show data context 9,408 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: not for Hay 2,595 Show data context 2,150 Show data context
Other Crops 5,085 Show data context 4,975 Show data context
Bare Fallow 3,638 Show data context 4,059 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, Surrey 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: 13th August 2020