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# 2012 Census Ag Atlas Maps - Crops and Plants

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Map 12-M159

Corn for Grain, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 10,000 acres of corn for grain harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the upper midwest.

Map 12-M160

Irrigated Corn for Grain, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 4,000 acres of irrigated corn for grain harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the central states.

Map 12-M161

Acres of Corn Harvested for Grain as Percent of Harvested Cropland Acreage: 2012

Choropleth map displaying acreage of corn harvested for grain as a percent of harvested cropland in 2012. There are six categories with the highest concentration in the upper midwest.

Map 12-M162

Corn Harvested for Grain - Change in Acreage: 2007 to 2012

Dot distribution map where each blue dot represents a 2,000 acre increase and each red dot represents a 2,000 acre decrease of harvested corn for grain from 2007 to 2012.

Map 12-M163

Corn for Silage or Greenchop, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 2,000 acres of corn for silage or greenchop in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in north central states, northeastern states, and central California.

Map 12-M164

Sorghum for Grain, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 2,000 acres of sorghum for grain harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the south central states.

Map 12-M165

Irrigated Sorghum for Grain, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 500 acres of irrigated sorghum for grain harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the south central states.

Map 12-M166

Acres of Sorghum Harvested for Grain as Percent of Harvested Cropland Acreage: 2012

Choropleth map displaying acreage of sorghum harvested for grain as a percent of harvested cropland in 2012. There are six categories with the highest concentration in the south central states.

Map 12-M167

Sorghum Harvested for Grain - Change in Acreage: 2007 to 2012

Dot distribution map where each blue dot represents a 1,000 acre increase and each red dot represents a 1,000 acre decrease of harvested sorghum for grain from 2007 to 2012.

Map 12-M168

All Wheat for Grain, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 10,000 acres of all wheat for grain harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the north central and central states.

Map 12-M169

Irrigated All Wheat for Grain, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 1,000 acres of irrigated all wheat for grain harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the central states and southern Idaho.

Map 12-M170

Acres of All Wheat Harvested for Grain as Percent of Harvested Cropland Acreage: 2012

Choropleth map displaying acreage of all wheat harvested for grain as a percent of harvested cropland in 2012. There are six categories with the highest concentration in the north central and central states.

Map 12-M171

All Wheat Harvested for Grain - Change in Acreage: 2007 to 2012

Dot distribution map where each blue dot represents a 2,000 acre increase and each red dot represents a 2,000 acre decrease of harvested all wheat for grain from 2007 to 2012.

Map 12-M172

Barley for Grain, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 2,000 acres of barley for grain harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the upper north central and northwest states.

Map 12-M173

Barley Harvested for Grain - Change in Acreage: 2007 to 2012

Dot distribution map where each blue dot represents a 500 acre increase and each red dot represents a 500 acre decrease of harvested barley for grain from 2007 to 2012.

Map 12-M174

Oats for Grain, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 500 acres of oats for grain harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the north central and northeast states.

Map 12-M175

Oats Harvested for Grain - Change in Acreage: 2007 to 2012

Dot distribution map where each blue dot represents a 250 acre increase and each red dot represents a 250 acre decrease of harvested oats for grain from 2007 to 2012.

Map 12-M176

Rice, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 3,000 acres of rice harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in Arkansas and Louisiana.

Map 12-M177

Rye for Grain, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 300 acres of rye for grain harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the southeast states and Oklahoma.

Map 12-M178

Sunflower Seed (Oil Varieties), Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 1,000 acres of oil varieties of sunflower seed harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the north central states.

Map 12-M179

Sunflower Seed (Non-Oil Varieties), Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 500 acres of non-oil varieties of sunflower seed harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the north central states.

Map 12-M180

Canola, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 1,500 acres of canola harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in North Dakota.

Map 12-M181

All Cotton, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 5,000 acres of all cotton harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the south central and southeast states.

Map 12-M182

Irrigated All Cotton, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 2,000 acres of irrigated all cotton harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the south central states.

Map 12-M183

All Cotton Harvested - Change in Acreage: 2007 to 2012

Dot distribution map where each blue dot represents a 2,000 acre increase and each red dot represents a 2,000 acre decrease of all cotton harvested from 2007 to 2012.

Map 12-M184

Upland Cotton, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 5,000 acres of upland cotton harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the south central states.

Map 12-M185

Acres of Upland Cotton Harvested as Percent of Harvested Cropland Acreage: 2012

Choropleth map displaying acreage of upland cotton harvested as a percent of harvested cropland in 2012. There are six categories with the highest concentration in the southern states.

Map 12-M186

Pima Cotton, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 800 acres of pima cotton harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the central California.

Map 12-M187

Tobacco, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 500 acres of tobacco harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the east central states.

Map 12-M188

Tobacco Harvested - Change in Acreage: 2007 to 2012

Dot distribution map where each blue dot represents a 100 acre increase and each red dot represents a 100 acre decrease of tobacco harvested from 2007 to 2012.

Map 12-M189

Soybeans for Beans, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 10,000 acres of soybeans for beans harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the midwestern states.

Map 12-M190

Irrigated Soybeans for Beans, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 4,000 acres of irrigated soybeans for beans harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the Nebraska, eastern Arkansas, and northwestern Mississippi.

Map 12-M191

Acres of Soybeans Harvested for Beans as Percent of Harvested Cropland Acreage: 2012

Choropleth map displaying acreage of soybeans for beans harvested as a percent of harvested cropland in 2012. There are six categories with the highest concentration in the midwestern states.

Map 12-M192

Soybeans Harvested for Beans - Change in Acreage: 2007 to 2012

Dot distribution map where each blue dot represents a 2,000 acre increase and each red dot represents a 2,000 acre decrease of soybeans for beans harvested from 2007 to 2012.

Map 12-M193

Dry Edible Beans, Excluding Limas, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 2,000 acres of dry edible beans, excluding Limas, harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in North Dakota and Michigan.

Map 12-M194

Dry Edible Peas, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 500 acres of dry edible peas harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in North Dakota and Montana.

Map 12-M195

Potatoes, Excluding Sweet Potatoes, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 1,000 acres of potatoes, excluding sweet potatoes, harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in southern Idaho.

Map 12-M196

Potatoes Harvested, Excluding Sweet Potatoes - Change in Acreage: 2007 to 2012

Dot distribution map where each blue dot represents a 100 acre increase and each red dot represents a 100 acre decrease of potatoes harvested, excluding sweet potatoes, from 2007 to 2012.

Map 12-M197

Sugarbeets for Sugar, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 1,500 acres of sugarbeets for sugar harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in North Dakota, Minnesota, and Michigan.

Map 12-M198

Sugarcane for Sugar, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 2,000 acres of sugarcane for sugar harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in Louisiana.

Map 12-M199

Peanuts for Nuts, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 1,500 acres of peanuts for nuts harvested in 2012. The largest concentrations of acres are in the southeastern states.

Map 12-M200

Forage - Land Used for All Hay and All Haylage, Grass Silage, and Greenchop, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 10,000 acres of land of all hay and all haylage, grass silage, and greenchop harvested in 2012. The distribution is equitable across most states except the southwestern states.

Map 12-M201

Acres of Forage Harvested - Land Used for All Hay and All Haylage, Grass Silage, and Greenchop as Percent of Harvested Cropland Acreage: 2012

Choropleth map displaying acreage of all hay and all haylage, grass silage, and greenchop harvested as a percent of harvested cropland in 2012. There are six categories with higher concentrations in most states except the midwest and portions of western Nebraska northern Texas.

Map 12-M202

Hay - All Hay Including Alfalfa, Other Tame, Small Grain, and Wild, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 10,000 acres of all hay, including alfalfa, other tame, small grain, and wild hay harvested in 2012. The distribution is equitable across most states except the southwestern states.

Map 12-M203

Acres of All Hay Harvested, Including Alfalfa, Other Tame, Small Grain, and Wild, as Percent of Harvested Cropland Acreage: 2012

Choropleth map displaying acreage of all hay, including alfalfa, other tame, small grain, and wild hay harvested as a percent of harvested cropland in 2012. There are six categories with higher concentrations in most states except the midwest and portions of western Nebraska northern Texas.

Map 12-M204

Alfalfa Hay, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 5,000 acres of alfalfa hay harvested in 2012. The distribution is equitable across most northern states.

Map 12-M205

Irrigated Alfalfa Hay, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 2,000 acres of irrigated alfalfa hay harvested in 2012. The distribution is equitable across most western states.

Map 12-M206

Alfalfa Hay Harvested - Change in Acreage: 2007 to 2012

Dot distribution map where each blue dot represents a 500 acre increase and each red dot represents a 500 acre decrease of alfalfa hay harvested from 2007 to 2012.

Map 12-M207

Small Grain Hay, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map where each dot represents 500 acres of small grain hay harvested in 2012. The distribution is highest in the central states.

Map 12-M208

Other Tame Hay, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of other tame hay in 2012. Each dot represents 5,000 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in the lower Midwest States and eastern States.

Map 12-M209

Wild Hay, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of wild hay in 2012. Each dot represents 2,000 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in the Midwest States.

Map 12-M210

Haylage or Greenchop from Alfalfa or Alfalfa Mixtures, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of haylage or greenchop from alfalfa of alfalfa mixtures in 2012. Each dot represents 2,000 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in the northeast States and upper Midwest States.

Map 12-M211

All Other Haylage, Grass Silage, and Greenchop Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of all other haylage, grass silage, and greenchop in 2012. Each dot represents 1,000 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in the northeast States and Midwest States.

Map 12-M212

Ryegrass Seed, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of ryegrass seed in 2012. Each dot represents 300 acres. The largest concentration of acres is found in northwestern OR.

Map 12-M213

Vegetables, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of vegetables for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 1,000 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in the western States and the upper Midwest States.

Map 12-M214

Irrigated Vegetables, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of irrigated vegetables for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 1,000 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in the western States and the upper Midwest States.

Map 12-M215

Asparagus, Bearing Age, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of asparagus for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in central CA and western MI.

Map 12-M216

Snap Beans, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of snap beans for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 300 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in the upper Midwest States and western NY.

Map 12-M217

Broccoli, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of broccoli for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentration of acres is found in western CA.

Map 12-M218

Head Cabbage, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of head cabbage for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in western NY, western CA, and eastern FL.

Map 12-M219

Cantaloupes, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of cantaloupes for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentration of acres is found in central CA.

Map 12-M220

Cucumbers and Pickles, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of cucumbers and pickles for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in MI and the southeast States.

Map 12-M221

All Lettuce, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of all lettuce for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 300 acres. The largest concentration of acres is found in western CA.

Map 12-M222

Dry Onions, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of dry onions for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in the western States.

Map 12-M223

Green Peas, Excluding Southern Peas, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of green peas, excluding Southern peas, for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 200 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in central WI, southern MN and central WA.

Map 12-M224

Sweet Corn, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of sweet corn for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 400 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in central WI, southern MN and central WA.

Map 12-M225

Tomatoes in the Open, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of tomatoes in the open for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 500 acres. The largest concentration of acres is found in central CA.

Map 12-M226

Watermelons, Acres Harvested for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of watermelons for sale in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in the southeast States and TX.

Map 12-M227

Tame Blueberries, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of tame blueberries in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in western MI and southern NJ.

Map 12-M228

Strawberries, Harvested Acres: 2012

Dot distribution map of the harvested acres of strawberries in 2012. Each dot represents 50 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in western CA and western FL.

Map 12-M229

Acres of Land in Orchards as Percent of Cropland Acreage: 2012

Choropleth map displaying total acres of land in orchards as a percent of cropland acreage in 2012. There are five categories. Darker colors represent larger percentage values. The highest values are in California, Washington, and Florida.

Map 12-M230

Irrigated Land in Orchards: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of irrigated land in orchards in 2012. Each dot represents 1,000 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in central CA, central WA, and central FL.

Map 12-M231

Total Acres of Apples: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of apples grown in 2012. Each dot represents 500 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in central WA and western NY.

Map 12-M232

Total Acres of Avocados: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of avocados grown in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentration of acres is found in southern CA.

Map 12-M233

Total Acres of Sweet Cherries: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of sweet cherries grown in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in central CA, central WA, and western MI.

Map 12-M234

Total Acres of Tart Cherries: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of tart cherries grown in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentration of acres is found in western MI.

Map 12-M235

Total Acres of Grapes: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of grapes grown in 2012. Each dot represents 800 acres. The largest concentration of acres is found in central CA.

Map 12-M236

Total Acres of All Peaches: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of all peaches grown in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentration of acres is found in central CA.

Map 12-M237

Total Acres of All Pears: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of all pears grown in 2012. Each dot represents 50 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in central CA and Central WA.

Map 12-M238

Total Acres of Plums and Prunes: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of plums and prunes grown in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentration of acres is found in central CA.

Map 12-M239

Total Acres of Grapefruit: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of grapefruit grown in 2012. Each dot represents 100 acres. The largest concentration of acres are found in eastern FL and southern TX.

Map 12-M240

Total Acres of Lemons: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of lemons grown in 2012. Each dot represents 50 acres. The largest concentration of acres is found in south central CA.

Map 12-M241

Total Acres of Valencia Oranges: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of Valencia oranges grown in 2012. Each dot represents 500 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in south central FL.

Map 12-M242

Total Acres of Oranges, Other than Valencia: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of oranges other than Valencia grown in 2012. Each dot represents 500 acres. The largest concentrations of acres are found in south central FL and central CA.

Map 12-M243

Total Acres of Almonds: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of almonds grown in 2012. Each dot represents 1,000 acres. The acres are almost entirely concentrated in central CA.

Map 12-M244

Total Acres of All Pecans: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of all pecans grown in 2012. Each dot represents 300 acres. The largest concentrations of acres can be found in TX, OK, western MO and southern GA.

Map 12-M245

Total Acres of English Walnuts: 2012

Dot distribution map of the total acres of English walnuts grown in 2012. Each dot represents 300 acres. The acres are almost entirely concentrated in central CA.

Map 12-M246

Number of Farms with Floriculture Crops Grown for Sale: 2012

Dot distribution map of the number of farms with floriculture crops in 2012. Each dot represents 5 farms. Large groups of farms are found in upper FL, western OR, southern CA, and throughout the Northeast States.

Last Modified: 06/27/2017