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

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1922- 1930 1931
Wheat 20,433 Show data context 15,794 Show data context
Barley 41,501 Show data context 35,728 Show data context
Oats 173,840 Show data context 166,179 Show data context
Mixed Corn 22,004 Show data context 21,353 Show data context
Rye 254 Show data context 151 Show data context
Beans 930 Show data context 855 Show data context
Peas 614 Show data context 540 Show data context
Potatoes 20,580 Show data context 20,584 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 41,813 Show data context 39,536 Show data context
Mangold 10,556 Show data context 10,053 Show data context
Sugar Beet 898 Show data context 459 Show data context
Cabbage for fodder, Kohl Rabi, and Rape 11,908 Show data context 12,305 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 384 Show data context 320 Show data context
Lucerne 168 Show data context 161 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context 0 Show data context
Orchards with Small Fruit underneath 263 Show data context 222 Show data context
Orchards without Small Fruit 4,937 Show data context 5,073 Show data context
Small Fruit, not in an orchard 514 Show data context 573 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: for Hay 179,106 Show data context 176,989 Show data context
Clover, Sainfoin, and Rotation Grasses: not for Hay 119,926 Show data context 114,064 Show data context
Other Crops 2,708 Show data context 2,770 Show data context
Bare Fallow 3,577 Show data context 4,485 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, Wales Dep 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: 19th June 2019