Hay: Area and Production by County, 2012

 

  Acres seeded Acres harvested Yield (tons/acre) Production ('000 tons) Production ('000 tonnes)
Brant
15,317
14,794
3.1
45.3
41.1
Chatham-Kent
4,882
4,715
0.6
3.0
2.7
Elgin
13,249
12,796
2.5
31.6
28.7
Essex
5,563
5,373
1.9
10.3
9.3
Haldimand-Norfolk
47,047
45,439
1.5
67.9
61.6
Hamilton
16,477
15,914
1.8
29.0
26.3
Lambton
22,269
21,508
2.3
50.0
45.4
Middlesex
50,135
48,422
2.6
127.0
115.2
Niagara
28,851
27,866
2.1
58.4
53.0
Oxford
71,877
69,421
2.6
179.9
163.2
Southern Ontario
275,666
266,247
2.3
602.3
546.4
Bruce
124,114
120,746
2.1
250.5
227.3
Dufferin
35,698
34,729
2.1
72.8
66.1
Grey
145,251
141,309
1.8
253.4
229.9
Halton
17,665
17,186
2.1
35.9
32.6
Huron
43,493
42,313
2.5
107.4
97.4
Peel
25,884
25,182
1.5
38.5
35.0
Perth
72,542
70,574
2.7
190.5
172.8
Simcoe
102,904
100,111
1.8
175.9
159.6
Waterloo
46,233
44,978
3.2
146.0
132.4
Wellington
107,750
104,826
2.3
242.8
220.2
Western Ontario
721,536
701,954
2.2
1,513.8
1,373.3
Durham
65,424
64,824
2.3
148.5
134.8
Haliburton
-
-
-
-
-
Hastings
35,466
35,141
1.7
58.2
52.8
Kawartha Lakes
87,501
86,698
1.5
131.8
119.5
Muskoka
1,909
1,891
0.8
1.6
1
Northumberland
63,487
62,905
1.8
110.2
100.0
Parry Sound
8,109
8,034
1.1
8.6
7.8
Peterborough
54,788
54,285
1.5
83.9
76.1
Prince Edward
23,183
22,970
1.5
35.3
32.0
York
30,698
30,416
2.5
74.8
67.8
Central Ontario
370,564
367,165
1.8
652.9
592.3
Frontenac
38,736
38,410
1.6
62.7
56.9
Lanark
25,425
25,211
2.2
55.5
50.3
Leeds and Grenville
70,085
69,495
1.8
128.1
116.2
Lennox and Addington
44,568
44,193
1.5
68.4
62.0
Ottawa
57,488
57,004
2.3
133.6
121.2
Prescott and Russell
51,263
50,831
2.5
127.6
115.7
Renfrew
93,122
92,339
2.0
181.8
164.9
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry
76,251
75,609
2.5
192.1
174.3
Eastern Ontario
456,939
453,093
2.1
949.7
861.6
Algoma
24,084
23,609
1.7
40.5
36.7
Cochrane
10,301
10,098
1.4
13.8
12.6
Greater Sudbury
2,357
2,310
2.9
6.7
6.1
Kenora
7,272
7,129
3.6
25.5
23.1
Manitoulin
26,866
26,336
1.6
43.3
39.3
Nipissing
14,433
14,148
1.7
23.6
21.4
Rainy River
-
-
-
-
-
Sudbury
-
-
-
-
-
Thunder Bay
21,692
21,264
2.2
47.5
43.1
Timiskaming
34,951
34,261
1.6
55.1
50.0
Northern Ontario
190,296
186,541
1.7
326.3
296.0
Ontario
2,015,000
1,975,000
2.0
4,045.0
3,669.6

Note: The above are estimates by OMAFRA, not a product of Statistics Canada

 

Reference: Statistics Canada: Field Crop Reporting Series


Author :  
Kumuduni Kulasekera - Economist -OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
15 May 2013
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E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca