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cotton field in Glasscock County.

Cotton field in Glasscock County. Photo by Robert Plocheck.

Texas Crop Production, 2018
 
Crop Harvested 
Acres (000)
Yield
per acre
Unit Production
(000)
Value 
(000)
Corn, grain 1,750.0 108 bushel 189,000 $ 774,900
Corn, silage 270.0 16 ton 4,350
Cotton, Am.-Pima 17.5 933 lb. bale N/A —
Cotton, Upland 4,350.0 756 lb. bale 6,850 2,384,640
Cottonseed ton 2,888 341,004
Grapefruit 15.7 306 box 4,800 65,080
Hay, alfalfa 140.0 5.6 ton 784 159,936
Hay, other 4,600.0 1.6 ton 7,590 903,210
Oats 50.0 50 bushel 2,500 12,375
Dry Onions 11.0 300 cwt. 3,300 61,380
Oranges 8.7 216 box 1,880 35,538
Peaches — — ton 2.4 —
Peanuts 145.0 3,300 lb. 478,500 119,565
Potatoes 14.0 425 cwt. 5,950 75,565
Rice 189.0 7,970 lb:cwt. 15,060 188,250
Sorghum, grain 1,350.0 46 lb:cwt. 62,100 238,216
Sorghum, silage 80.0 13.0 ton 1,040
Soybeans 135.0 32 bushel 4,320 33,048
Sugar cane 38.9 36.6 ton 1,425
Sunflowers 23.5 1,174 lb. 27,580 5,342
Vegetables, principal 62.0 cwt. 16,181 305,255
Wheat, winter 1,750.0 32 bushel 56,000 288,400
           
Total, listed crops 15,000.3 $ 5,991,764

 Texas Crop Production, 2016
 
Crop Harvested 
Acres (000)
Yield
per acre
Unit Production
(000)
Value 
(000)
Corn, grain 2,550 128 bushel 323,850 $ 1,214,438
Corn, silage 250 17 ton 4,250
Cotton, Am.-Pima 15 1,024 lb. bale 32 —
Cotton, Upland 5,200 720 lb. bale 7,800 2,467,296
Cottonseed ton 2,502 480,384
Grapefruit 17.1 281 box 10.5 50,430
Hay, alfalfa 130 5.3 ton 689 122,642
Hay, other 4,700 2.5 ton 11,750 1,291,767
Oats 60 50 bushel 3,000 12,150
Onions 8.2 294 bushel 2,411 61,896
Oranges 7.4 229 box 17.9 30,319
Peaches 3 1.7 ton 4.7 8,460
Peanuts 210 2,800 lb. 588,000 133,476
Potatoes 19.6 395 cwt. 7,742 126,969
Rice 187 7,360 lb:cwt. 13,766 148,673
Sorghum, grain 1,750 66 lb:cwt. 115,500 388,080
Sorghum, silage 85 14.5 ton 1,766
Soybeans 145 31 bushel 4,495 40,905
Sugar cane 39.7 38.1 ton 1,513
Sunflowers 38.5 1,309 lb. 50,400 9,408
Sweet potatoes 0.9 155 cwt. 140 4,144
Vegetables, principal 62.1 cwt. 15,592 233,242
Wheat, winter 2,800 32 bushel 89,600 318,080
           
Total, listed crops 18,269.4 $ 7,027,937
  
 Texas Crop Production, 2014
 
Crop Harvested 
Acres (000)
Yield
per acre
Unit Production
(000)
Value 
(000)
Corn, grain 1,990 148 bushel 294,520 $ 1,310,614
Corn, silage 210 22 ton 4,620
Cotton, Am.-Pima 16 840 lb. bale 28 25,344
Cotton, Upland 4,600 644 lb. bale 6,175 1,753,814
Cottonseed ton 1,959 363,629
Grapefruit 17 335 box 48,040
Hay, alfalfa 140 4.4 ton 616.0 149,072
Hay, other 5,300 2.1 ton 11,130 829,185
Oats 45 38 bushel 1,710 10,175
Oranges 8 222 box 23,815
Peaches 3.1 1.23 ton 3.8
Peanuts 127 3,850 lb. 488,950 135,439
Pecans lb. 60,000 110,040
Potatoes 20.6 330 cwt. 6,798 115,556
Rice 147 7,340 lb, cwt. 10,791 158,628
Sorghum, grain 2,250 61 lb, cwt. 137,250 553,392
Sorghum, silage 100 14 ton 1,400
Soybeans 140 38 bushel 5,390 51,475
Sugar cane 33.1 37.9 ton 1,255
Sunflowers 92 1,493 lb. 137,400 35,400
Sweet potatoes 0.9 155 cwt. 140 4,144
Vegetables, fresh 52.2 cwt. 11,337 213,212
Vegetables, process 8.5 cwt. 75,270 16,306
Wheat, winter 2,250 30 bushel 67,500 432,000
           
Total, listed crops 17,550.4 $ 6,339,320
  
 Texas Crop Production, 2012
 
Crop Harvested
Acres (000)
Yield
per acre
Unit Production
(000)
Value
(000)
Corn, grain 1,550 130 bushel 201,500 $ 1,434,680
Corn, silage 190 19 ton 3,610
Cotton, Am.-Pima 7.5 928 lb. bale 14.5 8,978
Cotton, Upland 3,850 623 lb. bale 5,000 1,675,200
Cottonseed ton 1,669 442,285
Grapefruit 18.5 259 box 4,800 36,500
Hay, alfalfa 100 4.9 ton 490 116,620
Hay, other 5,000 1.8 ton 9,000 891,000
Oats 75 49 bushel 3,675 21,866
Oranges box 1,499
Peaches 4.0 2.75 ton 10.2 18,870
Peanuts 146 3,600 lb. 525,600 197,100
Pecans lb. 55,000 74,760
Potatoes 20.1 372 cwt. 7,478 105,750
Rice 134 8,370 lb, cwt. 11,217 170,498
Sorghum, grain 1,900 59 lb, cwt. 112,100 703,091
Sorghum, silage 160 13 ton 2,080
Soybeans 110 26 bushel 2,860 41,756
Sugar cane 44 35.8 ton 1,576 52,605
Sunflowers 85 1,322 lb. 112,400 35,444
Sweet potatoes 1 150 cwt. 150 2,100
Vegetables, fresh 53.3 cwt. 11,211 199,127
Vegetables, process 7.9 cwt. 66,090 9,396
Wheat, winter 3,000 32 bushel 96,000 645,120
           
Total, listed crops 16,456.3 $ 6,882,746

 

Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agriculture Statistics Service, annual reports 2018 (revised).