Carrots*: Area, Production and Farm Value by County and District, Ontario, 2010-2015


2015
Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
6
49.5
297
11.0
33
Chatham-Kent
2,295
48.7
111,767
10.5
11,736
Elgin
509
49.5
25,196
10.3
2,595
Essex
239
49.9
11,926
10.4
1,240
Haldimand-Norfolk
416
48.8
20,301
10.5
2,132
Hamilton
20
49.5
990
11.2
111
Middlesex
466
48.0
22,368
10.7
2,393
Oxford
20
47.0
940
11.5
108
Other
60
48.8
2,928
10.5
307
Southern District
4,031
48.8
196,713
10.5
20,655
Grey
5
49.6
248
10.5
26
Huron
9
49.6
446
10.5
47
Perth
5
49.6
248
10.5
26
Simcoe
1,180
49.7
58,646
10.5
6,158
Waterloo
51
47.5
2,423
10.5
254
Wellington
6
47.7
286
10.6
30
Other
8
49.6
397
10.5
42
Western District
1,264
49.6
62,694
10.5
6,583
Durham
15
50.0
750
10.2
77
Hastings
6
50.0
300
10.1
30
Kawartha Lakes
4
47.8
191
10.4
20
Northumberland
43
50.7
2,180
10.0
218
Peterborough
43
49.5
2,129
10.4
221
York
2,451
50.0
122,550
10.2
12,500
Other
5
50.0
250
10.2
26
Central District
2,567
50.0
128,350
10.2
13,092
Leeds & Grenville
5
47.0
235
11.8
28
Ottawa
22
47.2
1,038
11.5
119
Prescott and Russell
9
48.0
432
11.3
49
Renfrew
6
47.6
286
11.4
33
Other
7
47.4
332
11.5
38
Eastern District
49
47.4
2,323
11.5
267
Northern District
12
48.2
578
11.0
64
Province
7,923
49.3
390,658
10.4
40,661

2014
Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
5
37.5
188
10.8
20
Chatham-Kent
2,121
37.1
78,689
10.6
8,341
Elgin
470
37.5
17,625
10.5
1,851
Essex
221
37.7
8,332
10.5
875
Haldimand-Norfolk
385
37.2
14,322
10.6
1,518
Hamilton
19
37.5
713
10.9
78
Middlesex
431
37.1
15,990
10.7
1,711
Oxford
19
36.9
702
11.0
77
Other
56
37.2
2,083
10.8
225
Southern District
3,727
37.2
138,644
10.6
14,696
Grey
4
37.5
150
10.9
16
Huron
8
37.5
300
10.8
32
Perth
4
37.5
150
10.9
16
Simcoe
1,091
37.5
40,913
10.9
4,460
Waterloo
47
37.5
1,763
11.0
194
Wellington
5
37.4
187
11.0
21
Other
8
37.5
300
10.4
31
Western District
1,167
37.5
43,763
10.9
4,770
Durham
14
37.7
528
10.7
56
Hastings
5
37.7
189
10.6
20
Kawartha Lakes
4
37.4
150
10.8
16
Northumberland
39
37.7
1,470
10.4
153
Peterborough
40
37.7
1,508
10.8
163
York
2,266
37.7
85,428
10.6
9,055
Other
5
37.7
189
10.6
20
Central District
2,373
37.7
89,462
10.6
9,483
Leeds & Grenville
4
36.0
144
11.0
16
Ottawa
20
36.0
720
10.9
78
Prescott and Russell
8
36.8
294
10.8
32
Renfrew
5
36.4
182
10.9
20
Other
8
36.2
290
10.9
32
Eastern District
45
36.2
1,630
10.9
178
Northern District
11
37.0
407
10.7
44
Province
7,323
37.4
273,906
10.6
29,170

2013
Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
6
42.9
257
9.7
25
Chatham-Kent
2,273
42.9
97,512
9.3
9,069
Elgin
504
43.0
21,672
9.6
2,081
Essex
236
42.6
10,054
9.6
965
Haldimand-Norfolk
412
42.9
17,675
9.4
1,661
Hamilton
20
42.6
852
9.9
84
Middlesex
462
43.0
19,866
9.5
1,887
Oxford
20
41.9
838
10.5
88
Other
58
42.9
2,488
9.4
234
Southern District
3,991
42.9
171,214
9.4
16,094
Grey
5
43.0
215
9.4
20
Huron
9
43.0
387
9.8
38
Perth
5
43.0
215
9.8
21
Simcoe
1,169
43.0
50,267
9.8
4,926
Waterloo
50
43.0
2,150
9.9
213
Wellington
6
43.0
258
9.8
25
Other
7
43.0
301
9.8
29
Western District
1,251
43.0
53,793
9.8
5,272
Durham
15
43.7
656
9.4
62
Hastings
6
43.7
262
9.4
25
Kawartha Lakes
4
43.5
174
9.4
16
Northumberland
42
43.7
1,835
9.4
172
Peterborough
43
43.7
1,879
9.4
177
York
2,427
43.7
106,060
9.4
9,970
Other
5
43.7
219
9.3
20
Central District
2,542
43.7
111,085
9.4
10,442
Leeds & Grenville
5
42.5
213
10.8
23
Ottawa
21
41.8
878
10.8
95
Prescott and Russell
9
41.8
376
10.7
40
Renfrew
6
42.5
255
10.8
28
Other
8
42.0
336
10.8
36
Eastern District
49
42.0
2,058
10.8
222
Northern District
12
42.2
506
10.8
55
Province
7,845
43.2
338,656
9.5
32,085

2012
Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
6
53.8
323
7.0
23
Chatham-Kent
2,637
53.9
142,134
6.8
9,665
Elgin
585
53.2
31,122
7.1
2,210
Essex
274
53.5
14,659
7.2
1,055
Haldimand-Norfolk
478
53.6
25,621
7.2
1,845
Hamilton
23
53.5
1,231
7.8
96
Middlesex
536
53.5
28,676
7.5
2,151
Oxford
23
52.8
1,214
7.9
96
Other
69
53.7
3,705
7.2
267
Southern District
4,631
53.7
248,685
7.0
17,408
Grey
6
53.5
321
7.1
23
Huron
10
53.0
530
7.1
38
Perth
6
53.0
318
7.0
22
Simcoe
1,356
54.7
74,173
7.1
5,266
Waterloo
58
53.0
3,074
7.1
218
Wellington
6
53.0
318
7.1
23
Other
9
54.6
491
7.1
35
Western District
1,451
54.6
79,225
7.1
5,625
Durham
18
54.0
972
7.2
70
Hastings
6
54.0
324
7.1
23
Kawartha Lakes
5
54.0
270
7.0
19
Northumberland
49
54.0
2,646
6.8
180
Peterborough
50
54.0
2,700
7.1
192
York
2,816
54.0
152,064
7.0
10,644
Other
6
54.0
324
7.0
23
Central District
2,950
54.0
159,300
7.0
11,151
Leeds & Grenville
6
52.8
317
8.2
26
Ottawa
25
52.8
1,320
8.2
108
Prescott and Russell
10
53.2
532
7.7
41
Renfrew
6
52.8
317
8.2
26
Other
9
52.9
476
8.1
39
Eastern District
56
52.9
2,962
8.1
240
Northern District
14
52.8
740
8.1
60
Province
9,102
53.9
490,911
7.0
34,484

2011
Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
6
51.9
311
7.8
24
Chatham-Kent
2,601
54.6
142,015
7.5
10,651
Elgin
577
55.1
31,793
7.4
2,353
Essex
271
53.0
14,363
7.5
1,077
Haldimand-Norfolk
472
53.5
25,252
7.5
1,894
Hamilton
23
52.8
1,214
7.8
95
Middlesex
528
50.9
26,875
7.6
2,043
Oxford
23
53.5
1,231
7.5
92
Other
68
54.0
3,672
7.5
275
Southern District
4,569
54.0
246,726
7.5
18,504
Grey
5
51.1
256
7.6
19
Huron
10
53.8
538
7.6
41
Perth
5
51.1
256
7.6
19
Simcoe
1,339
53.9
72,172
7.6
5,485
Waterloo
57
52.2
2,975
7.6
226
Wellington
6
51.1
307
7.7
24
Other
9
53.8
484
7.6
37
Western District
1,431
53.8
76,988
7.6
5,851
Durham
17
50.9
865
7.8
67
Hastings
6
50.9
305
8.0
24
Kawartha Lakes
5
53.2
266
7.4
20
Northumberland
48
51.3
2,462
7.4
182
Peterborough
49
51.0
2,499
7.5
187
York
2,779
53.5
148,677
7.5
11,151
Other
5
53.4
267
7.4
20
Central District
2,909
53.4
155,341
7.5
11,651
Leeds & Grenville
5
51.0
255
9.0
23
Ottawa
26
51.0
1,326
8.9
118
Prescott and Russell
10
51.6
516
8.9
46
Renfrew
6
50.9
305
9.0
27
Other
9
51.1
460
8.9
41
Eastern District
56
51.1
2,862
8.9
255
Northern District
14
50.9
712
9.0
64
Province
8,979
53.8
482,629
7.5
36,325

2010
Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Chatham-Kent
1,687
62.7
105,775
8.6
9,097
Essex
211
62.4
13,166
8.7
1,145
Haldimand-Norfolk
286
61.7
17,646
9.5
1,676
Lambton
67
62.8
4,207
8.7
365
Middlesex
534
62.3
33,268
8.6
2,861
Other
371
62.5
23,188
8.7
2,017
Southern District
3,156
62.5
197,250
8.7
17,161
Simcoe
2,270
62.0
140,740
8.3
11,681
Waterloo
56
62.0
3,472
8.3
288
Other
177
62.0
10,974
8.3
911
Western District
2,503
62.0
155,186
8.3
12,880
Durham
34
62.3
2,117
8.4
178
York
2,165
62.3
134,880
8.4
11,330
Other
79
62.3
4,922
8.4
413
Central District
2,278
62.3
141,919
8.4
11,921
Ottawa
14
61.0
854
9.5
81
Other
30
61.0
1,830
9.5
174
Eastern District
44
61.0
2,684
9.5
255
Northern District
16
60.6
970
9.5
92
Province
7,997
62.3
498,009
8.5
42,309

* Includes baby carrots
Note: The above are estimates by OMAFRA, not a product of Statistics Canada

Reference: Fruit and Vegetable Production and 2006 & 2011 Census of Agriculture, Statistics Canada


Author :  
Siva Mailvaganam - Statistician/OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
30 May 2017
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