Flue-cured Tobacco: Area, Production and Farm Value, by County, 2008

 

Counties & DistrictsArea acresYield lb/caMarketed
Production
'000 lb
Marketed
Production
'000 kg
Unit Value cents/lbUnit Value cents/kgTotal value $'000
Brant
1,500
2,225
3,327
1,509
205.1
452.1
6,823
Elgin
1,100
2,250
2,467
1,119
205.1
452.1
5,059
Middlesex
400
2,150
859
390
205.1
452.1
1,762
Haldimand-Norfolk
5,800
2,300
13,375
6,067
205.1
452.1
27,428
Oxford
775
2,225
1,731
785
205.1
452.1
3,550
Other
125
2,025
252
114
205.1
452.1
517
Ontario
9,700
2,275
22,011
9,984
205.1
452.1
45,139

In most cases, marketed production and farm value per pound statistics have been assembled by the Ontario Flue-Cured Tobacco Growers' Marketing Board according to the historical location of farm reference numbers.

Reference: Statistics Canada; Ontario Flue-Cured Tobacco Growers' Marketing Board; and Economic Development Policy Branch, OMAFRA


Author:
Bill McGee - Coordinator, Statistics Section/OMAFRA
Last Reviewed: 07 June 2009