Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census for 1891 through 1901.

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1891-1901 1901
Wheat 36,225 Show data context
Barley or Bere 235,115 Show data context
Oats 956,389 Show data context
Rye 5,541 Show data context
Beans 13,037 Show data context
Peas 1,349 Show data context
Potatoes 130,176 Show data context
Turnips and Swedes 458,556 Show data context
Mangold 2,950 Show data context
Cabbage, K-Rabi, & Rape 14,404 Show data context
Vetches or Tares 9,016 Show data context
Other Green Crops 2,384 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: For Hay 424,317 Show data context
CLOVER, SAINFOIN and GRASSES: Not for Hay 1,169,144 Show data context
Flax 4 Show data context
Hops 0 Show data context
Small Fruit 6,079 Show data context
Bare Fallow 7,221 Show data context
Date: Source:
1901 Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural Statistics (HM Stationery Office) ,

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The Agricultural Census used this set of crops in its main tabulations by county between 1891 and 1901.

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GB Historical GIS / University of Portsmouth, Scotland Dep through time | Agriculture and Land Use Statistics | Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census for 1891 through 1901., A Vision of Britain through Time.

URL: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/unit/10107260/cube/AGCEN_CROP_1891

Date accessed: 23rd May 2019