2007 Census of Agriculture

     Davis County Agriculture Statics
              From 2007 Census of Agriculture

FARMS
Number of Farms                            496
Land in Farms                             49,279  Acres
Irrigated Land                              12,224  Acres

Market value of agriculture products sold          $ 37,246,000
Crops including nursery and greenhouse        $ 31,280,000
Livestock and poultry                                             $   5,966,000

CROP                                 ACRES                 MARKET VALUE
Nursery/Greenhouse           541                   $ 24,903,000
Vegetables                         1,323                   $   3,029,000
Alfalfa                                   3,715                   $   1,727,000
Wheat                                  1,222                   $      489,000
Corn                                     1,226                   $      774,000
Barley                                        52                   $         20,000
Orchard                                   188                  $       221,000 *2002 Census

Major Vegetable Crops/Acre
          Crop                               Acres
1 Sweet Corn                           512
2 Onions                                   208
3 Pumpkins                              159
4 Squash                                  101
5 Watermelon                            70

LIVESTOCK                      NUMBERS                  SALES
Cattle and calves                4,383                  $ 2,398,000
Horses                                  2,250                 $  2,071,000
Sheep and Lambs                 520                 $        61,000

SUMMARY
Among Utah counties, Davis County ranks first in sweet corn production,
second in vegetable production and also second in nursery and greenhouse
crops. Davis County is fourth in fruit production. Based on total agricultural
cash receipts, Davis County is ninth in the state.

Shawn Olsen
USU Extension Agent