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Rawlins County

Agriculture and Natural Resources

Rawlins County Summary Highlights

Source: http://www.agcensus.usda.gov

Farms......................................................................................................307

Land in farms............................................................................................609,204

Average size of farm............................................................................1,984

Median size of farm..............................................................................1,160

 

Estimated market value of land and buildings:

Average per farm.........................................................................3,461,315

Average per acre..................................................................................1,744

 

Farms by size:

1-9 acres......................................................................................................7

10-49 acres..................................................................................................12

50-179 acres................................................................................................38

180-499 acres..............................................................................................44

500-999 acres..............................................................................................44

1,000 acres or more....................................................................................162

 

Total cropland...................................................................................Farms 284

Acres......354,869

Harvested cropland............................................................................Farms 251

Acres......233,402

Irrigated land.........................................................................................Farms 83

Acres.......17,719

 

Livestock and poultry:

Cattle and calves inventory................................................................Farms 159

Number......30,406

Beef Cows.............................................................................................Farms 141

Number.......14,917

Milk Cows..............................................................................................Farms 6

Number........170

Cattle and calves sold...........................................................................Farms 142

Number........22,886

Hogs and pigs inventory....................................................................Farms 3

Hogs and pigs sold...........................................................................Farms 1

Sheep and lambs inventory................................................................Farms 2

 

Selected crops harvested:

Corn for grain.................................................................................Farms 122

Acres..........66,074

Bushels.......2,773,916

Corn for silage or greenchop...............................................................Farms 30

Acres.........4,654

Tons..........23,560

Wheat for grain, all..........................................................................Farms 223

Acres.........119,847

Bushels.......5,764,197

Winter wheat for grain......................................................................Farms 223

Acres.........163,371

Bushels.......5,764,197