Dry Onions: 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
38
39.3
1,493
16.5
246
Chatham-Kent
1,055
39.7
41,884
16.2
6,785
Elgin
99
39.4
3,901
16.4
640
Essex
380
39.0
14,820
16.7
2,475
Haldimand-Norfolk
43
39.6
1,703
16.2
276
Hamilton
11
39.3
432
16.5
71
Lambton
433
39.5
17,104
16.2
2,771
Oxford
33
39.3
1,297
16.4
213
Other
188
39.5
7,426
16.2
1,203
Southern District
2,280
39.5
90,060
16.3
14,680
Bruce
12
40.5
486
16.5
80
Grey
4
40.1
160
16.6
27
Huron
6
40.5
243
16.5
40
Perth
5
40.5
203
16.5
33
Simcoe
1,227
40.5
49,694
16.5
8,200
Waterloo
41
40.5
1,661
16.5
274
Wellington
9
40.5
365
16.5
60
Other
5
40.5
203
16.5
33
Western District
1,309
40.5
53,015
16.5
8,747
Durham
13
40.5
527
16.4
86
Hastings
7
40.5
284
16.4
47
Kawartha Lakes
6
40.5
243
16.4
40
Prince Edward
14
40.4
566
16.4
93
York
1,490
40.5
60,345
16.4
9,897
Other
10
40.5
405
16.4
66
Central District
1,540
40.5
62,370
16.4
10,229
Lennox and Addington
4
38.8
155
18.6
29
Ottawa
6
38.8
233
18.7
44
Renfrew
4
39.5
158
18.3
29
Other
12
39.0
468
18.6
87
Eastern District
26
39.0
1,014
18.6
189
Northern District
7
38.7
271
18.7
51
Province
5,162
40.0
206,730
16.4
33,896

2014
Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
36
43.1
1,552
15.3
237
Chatham-Kent
1,001
43.6
43,644
14.9
6,503
Elgin
94
43.4
4,080
15.1
616
Essex
360
42.9
15,444
15.3
2,363
Haldimand-Norfolk
41
43.4
1,779
14.9
265
Hamilton
11
43.1
474
15.3
73
Lambton
411
43.4
17,837
14.9
2,658
Oxford
31
43.2
1,339
15.3
205
Other
180
43.4
7,812
15.0
1,174
Southern District
2,165
43.4
93,961
15.0
14,094
Bruce
11
43.6
480
15.9
76
Grey
4
43.4
174
15.9
28
Huron
5
43.6
218
15.2
33
Perth
5
43.6
218
15.2
33
Simcoe
1,164
43.6
50,750
15.1
7,678
Waterloo
39
43.6
1,700
15.7
267
Wellington
8
43.6
349
15.4
54
Other
6
43.6
262
15.2
40
Western District
1,242
43.6
54,151
15.2
8,209
Durham
12
43.6
523
15.2
79
Hastings
7
43.7
306
15.1
46
Kawartha Lakes
5
43.6
218
15.1
33
Prince Edward
14
43.6
610
15.2
93
York
1,414
43.6
61,650
15.1
9,309
Other
9
43.7
393
15.1
59
Central District
1,461
43.6
63,700
15.1
9,619
Lennox and Addington
4
42.0
168
15.2
26
Ottawa
5
42.0
210
15.5
33
Renfrew
4
42.2
169
15.0
25
Other
11
42.1
463
15.3
71
Eastern District
24
42.1
1,010
15.3
155
Northern District
7
42.0
294
15.6
46
Province
4,899
43.5
213,116
15.1
32,123

2013
Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
37
35.2
1,302
15.8
206
Chatham-Kent
1,031
35.4
36,497
15.6
5,694
Elgin
97
35.7
3,463
15.8
547
Essex
371
35.0
12,985
15.8
2,052
Haldimand-Norfolk
42
34.6
1,453
15.9
231
Hamilton
11
35.5
391
15.8
62
Lambton
423
35.3
14,932
15.7
2,344
Oxford
32
35.3
1,130
15.8
179
Other
186
35.3
6,566
15.9
1,044
Southern District
2,230
35.3
78,719
15.7
12,359
Bruce
12
34.5
414
15.8
65
Grey
4
35.7
143
15.7
22
Huron
5
35.7
179
15.7
28
Perth
5
35.7
179
15.7
28
Simcoe
1,199
35.8
42,924
15.7
6,739
Waterloo
40
34.5
1,380
15.8
218
Wellington
9
34.9
314
15.7
49
Other
6
35.7
214
15.6
33
Western District
1,280
35.7
45,747
15.7
7,182
Durham
13
35.8
465
15.6
73
Hastings
7
35.8
251
15.7
39
Kawartha Lakes
5
35.8
179
15.3
27
Prince Edward
14
35.8
501
15.8
79
York
1,457
35.8
52,161
15.6
8,137
Other
10
35.8
358
15.6
56
Central District
1,506
35.8
53,915
15.6
8,411
Lennox and Addington
4
34.5
138
15.6
22
Ottawa
5
35.0
175
15.6
27
Renfrew
4
34.0
136
15.8
21
Other
12
34.5
414
15.7
65
Eastern District
25
34.5
863
15.7
135
Northern District
7
33.9
237
15.8
37
Province
5,048
35.6
179,481
15.7
28,124

2012
Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
43
34.0
1,462
14.8
216
Chatham-Kent
1,220
34.0
41,480
14.8
6,139
Elgin
115
33.0
3,795
15.3
581
Essex
439
34.0
14,926
14.8
2,209
Haldimand-Norfolk
50
32.0
1,600
16.0
256
Hamilton
13
34.0
442
15.3
68
Lambton
500
34.5
17,250
15.0
2,588
Oxford
38
33.1
1,257
15.3
192
Other
220
34.0
7,480
14.9
1,115
Southern District
2,638
34.0
89,692
14.9
13,364
Bruce
14
32.1
449
15.0
67
Grey
5
32.0
160
15.0
24
Huron
6
31.0
186
15.0
28
Perth
6
31.0
186
15.2
28
Simcoe
1,419
34.6
49,097
15.0
7,365
Waterloo
47
33.9
1,593
15.0
239
Wellington
10
32.0
320
15.1
48
Other
7
34.5
242
15.0
36
Western District
1,514
34.5
52,233
15.0
7,835
Durham
15
30.6
459
14.8
68
Hastings
8
30.5
244
14.9
36
Kawartha Lakes
6
30.6
184
14.8
27
Prince Edward
17
31.0
527
14.8
78
York
1,724
34.5
59,478
14.8
8,803
Other
11
34.0
374
14.8
55
Central District
1,781
34.4
61,266
14.8
9,067
Lennox and Addington
5
30.3
152
16.2
25
Ottawa
6
30.2
181
16.2
29
Renfrew
5
30.0
150
16.2
24
Other
14
30.0
420
16.2
68
Eastern District
30
30.1
903
16.2
146
Northern District
8
30.2
242
16.0
39
Province
5,971
34.2
204,336
14.9
30,451

2011
Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
42
37.0
1,554
13.6
212
Chatham-Kent
1,188
36.3
43,124
13.4
5,779
Elgin
112
35.8
4,010
13.6
545
Essex
428
36.5
15,622
13.3
2,078
Haldimand-Norfolk
49
36.0
1,764
13.6
240
Hamilton
13
35.5
462
13.6
63
Lambton
487
36.2
17,629
13.4
2,362
Oxford
37
36.7
1,358
13.3
181
Other
214
36.3
7,768
13.4
1,041
Southern District
2,570
36.3
93,291
13.4
12,501
Bruce
14
35.3
494
13.5
67
Grey
5
35.1
176
13.5
24
Huron
6
35.1
211
13.4
28
Perth
5
35.1
176
13.4
24
Simcoe
1,382
37.2
51,410
13.4
6,889
Waterloo
46
36.0
1,656
13.3
220
Wellington
10
35.4
354
13.6
48
Other
7
35.1
246
13.3
33
Western District
1,475
37.1
54,723
13.4
7,333
Durham
14
37.1
519
13.2
69
Hastings
8
37.0
296
13.4
40
Kawartha Lakes
6
37.1
223
13.2
29
Prince Edward
16
37.1
594
13.2
78
York
1,679
37.1
62,291
13.2
8,222
Other
11
37.1
408
13.2
54
Central District
1,734
37.1
64,331
13.2
8,492
Lennox and Addington
5
35.1
176
12.9
23
Ottawa
6
35.1
211
12.9
27
Renfrew
5
35.0
175
12.8
22
Other
13
35.1
456
12.9
59
Eastern District
29
35.1
1,018
12.9
131
Northern District
8
35.1
281
12.9
36
Province
5,816
36.7
213,644
13.3
28,493

2010
Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
60
31.0
1,860
16.9
314
Chatham-Kent
1,336
29.7
39,679
16.9
6,706
Essex
444
29.5
13,098
16.8
2,200
Haldimand-Norfolk
21
30.9
649
17.9
116
Lambton
558
29.7
16,573
16.9
2,801
Niagara
75
29.5
2,213
17.2
381
Other
323
29.7
9,593
16.9
1,621
Southern District
2,817
29.7
83,665
16.9
14,139
Simcoe
1,671
31.1
51,968
16.8
8,731
Other
186
31.1
5,785
16.8
972
Western District
1,857
31.1
57,753
16.8
9,703
Durham
20
31.0
621
16.7
104
York
1,315
31.1
40,897
16.7
6,830
Other
35
31.1
1,089
16.6
181
Central District
1,370
31.1
42,607
16.7
7,115
Eastern District
29
29.5
856
18.1
155
Northern District
4
29.7
119
18.0
21
Province
6,077
30.4
185,000
16.8
31,133
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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