Beans (green & wax)*: Area, Production, Farm Value, Price and Yield, Ontario, 1979 - 2017


Imperial
Year
Harvested Area (acres) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Farm Value (a) ($' 000) Average Price (cents/lb) Average Yield (lbs/acre)
2017
10,325
72,131
16,889
23.41
6,986
2016
10,338
66,040
15,444
23.39
6,388
2015
11,182
69,188
17,013
24.59
6,187
2014
9,528
69,913
15,922
22.77
7,338
2013
8,343
49,350
13,142
26.63
5,915
2012
10,599
67,059
11,980
17.86
6,327
2011
10,007
68,705
14,401
20.96
6,866
2010
10,750
66,945
12,632
18.87
6,227
2009
8,255
46,816
8,992
19.21
5,671
2008
8,000
43,000
9,800
22.79
5,375
2007
9,300
46,000
11,100
24.13
4,946
2006
9,400
48,500
11,400
23.51
5,160
2005
8,300
34,400
8,500
24.71
4,145
2004
8,900
53,800
10,400
19.33
6,045
2003
9,890
55,460
8,447
15.23
5,608
2002
10,510
46,520
9,619
20.68
4,426
2001
10,805
31,776
5,380
16.93
2,941
2000
11,705
44,720
7,755
17.34
3,821
1999
11,020
58,360
9,090
15.58
5,296
1998
9,765
50,206
8,370
16.67
5,141
1997
9,400
35,000
6,700
19.14
3,723
1996
8,805
35,595
5,430
15.25
4,043
1995
8,010
36,230
9,325
25.74
4,523
1994
7,950
37,411
10,891
29.11
4,706
1993
7,110
27,880
6,780
24.32
3,921
1992
7,715
37,105
8,606
23.19
4,809
1991
7,324
35,530
6,391
17.99
4,851
1990
6,705
35,346
5,415
15.32
5,272
1989
6,948
28,595
6,145
21.49
4,116
1988
7,486
32,856
6,568
19.99
4,389
1987
9,174
42,587
8,239
19.35
4,642
1986
6,550
30,098
7,072
23.50
4,595
1985
6,229
33,155
5,704
17.20
5,323
1984
6,159
35,284
6,269
17.77
5,729
1983
5,029
26,412
5,063
19.17
5,252
1982
5,948
30,889
5,304
17.17
5,193
1981
4,929
22,692
3,983
17.55
4,604
1980
6,109
32,811
4,378
13.34
5,371
1979
6,326
32,292
4,200
13.01
5,105

Metric
Year
Harvested Area (ha) Marketed Production (tonnes) Farm Value (a) ($' 000) Average Price ($/tonne) Average Yield (tonnes/ha)
2017
4,178
32,718
16,889
516.2
7.8
2016
4,184
29,955
15,444
515.6
7.2
2015
4,525
31,383
17,013
542.1
6.9
2014
3,856
31,712
15,922
502.1
8.2
2013
3,376
22,385
13,142
587.1
6.6
2012
4,289
30,417
11,980
393.9
7.1
2011
4,050
31,164
14,401
462.1
7.7
2010
4,350
30,366
12,632
416.0
7.0
2009
3,341
21,235
8,992
423.4
6.4
2008
3,237
19,504
9,800
502.4
6.0
2007
3,764
20,865
11,100
532.0
5.5
2006
3,804
21,999
11,400
518.2
5.8
2005
3,359
15,604
8,500
544.7
4.6
2004
3,602
24,403
10,400
426.2
6.8
2003
4,002
25,156
8,447
335.8
6.3
2002
4,253
21,101
9,619
455.9
5.0
2001
4,373
14,413
5,380
373.3
3.3
2000
4,737
20,285
7,755
382.3
4.3
1999
4,460
26,472
9,090
343.4
5.9
1998
3,952
22,773
8,370
367.5
5.8
1997
3,804
15,876
6,700
422.0
4.2
1996
3,563
16,146
5,430
336.3
4.5
1995
3,242
16,434
9,325
567.4
5.1
1994
3,217
16,969
10,891
641.8
5.3
1993
2,877
12,646
6,780
536.1
4.4
1992
3,122
16,831
8,606
511.3
5.4
1991
2,964
16,116
6,391
396.6
5.4
1990
2,713
16,033
5,415
337.7
5.9
1989
2,812
12,970
6,145
473.8
4.6
1988
3,029
14,903
6,568
440.7
4.9
1987
3,713
19,317
8,239
426.5
5.2
1986
2,651
13,652
7,072
518.0
5.2
1985
2,521
15,039
5,704
379.3
6.0
1984
2,492
16,005
6,269
391.7
6.4
1983
2,035
11,980
5,063
422.6
5.9
1982
2,407
14,011
5,304
378.6
5.8
1981
1,995
10,293
3,983
386.9
5.2
1980
2,472
14,883
4,378
294.2
6.0
1979
2,560
14,647
4,200
286.7
5.7

* Includes Romano beans
(a) Does not include government subsidy payments

Reference: Agricultural Statistics for Ontario, OMAFRA; Seasonal Fruit and Vegetable Annual Summary Reports, OMAFRA; Fruit and Vegetable Survey, Statistics Canada; Ontario Processing Vegetable Growers


Author :  
Siva Mailvaganam - Statistician - OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
10 May 2018
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E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca