Cucumbers and Gherkins*: Area, Production, Farm Value, Price and Yield, Ontario, 1979 - 2016


Imperial
Year
Harvested Area (acres) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Farm Value (a) ($' 000) Average Price (cents/lb) Average Yield (lbs/acre)
2016
4,243
91,827
18,436
20.08
21,642
2015
3,908
69,051
21,286
30.83
17,669
2014
3,587
96,449
19,471
20.19
26,888
2013
2,710
71,642
16,176
22.58
26,436
2012
2,950
72,388
14,269
19.71
24,538
2011
2,946
73,998
13,645
18.44
25,118
2010
3,156
73,056
15,764
21.58
23,148
2009
3,830
90,986
21,920
24.09
23,756
2008
2,290
42,873
9,305
21.70
18,722
2007
2,750
49,170
9,704
19.74
17,880
2006
3,520
41,480
7,307
17.62
11,784
2005
4,900
70,040
10,660
15.22
14,294
2004
6,600
109,580
18,349
16.74
16,603
2003
6,875
117,360
18,170
15.48
17,071
2002
7,600
107,100
15,890
14.84
14,092
2001
8,350
86,570
13,240
15.29
10,368
2000
7,600
103,240
14,205
13.76
13,584
1999
5,630
98,345
13,555
13.78
17,468
1998
3,865
77,720
11,500
14.80
20,109
1997
3,500
66,480
9,477
14.26
18,994
1996
3,020
66,760
8,665
12.98
22,106
1995
3,540
74,835
11,545
15.43
21,140
1994
3,305
69,484
7,545
10.86
21,024
1993
3,325
63,502
6,693
10.54
19,098
1992
3,360
56,934
7,464
13.11
16,945
1991
3,462
57,902
7,895
13.64
16,725
1990
4,405
81,426
11,923
14.64
18,485
1989
4,725
82,054
11,398
13.89
17,366
1988
5,074
79,035
9,717
12.29
15,576
1987
5,440
81,722
9,261
11.33
15,022
1986
5,399
89,530
10,079
11.26
16,583
1985
4,771
82,565
9,321
11.29
17,306
1984
4,861
87,300
9,257
10.60
17,959
1983
4,352
78,983
7,945
10.06
18,149
1982
5,073
95,612
9,990
10.45
18,847
1981
5,274
94,108
8,693
9.24
17,844
1980
5,088
87,206
7,768
8.91
17,140
1979
5,560
100,144
9,174
9.16
18,012

Metric
Year
Harvested Area (ha) Marketed Production (tonnes) Farm Value (a) ($' 000) Average Price ($/tonne) Average Yield (tonnes/ha)
2016
1,717
41,652
18,436
442.6
24.3
2015
1,582
31,321
21,286
679.6
19.8
2014
1,452
43,749
19,471
445.1
30.1
2013
1,097
32,496
16,176
497.8
29.6
2012
1,194
32,835
14,269
434.6
27.5
2011
1,192
33,565
13,645
406.5
28.2
2010
1,277
33,138
15,764
475.7
25.9
2009
1,550
41,271
21,920
531.1
26.6
2008
927
19,447
9,305
478.5
21.0
2007
1,113
22,303
9,704
435.1
20.0
2006
1,424
18,815
7,307
388.4
13.2
2005
1,983
31,770
10,660
335.5
16.0
2004
2,671
49,705
18,349
369.2
18.6
2003
2,782
53,234
18,170
341.3
19.1
2002
3,076
48,580
15,890
327.1
15.8
2001
3,379
39,268
13,240
337.2
11.6
2000
3,076
46,829
14,205
303.3
15.2
1999
2,278
44,609
13,555
303.9
19.6
1998
1,564
35,253
11,500
326.2
22.5
1997
1,416
30,155
9,477
314.3
21.3
1996
1,222
30,282
8,665
286.1
24.8
1995
1,433
33,945
11,545
340.1
23.7
1994
1,337
31,517
7,545
239.4
23.6
1993
1,346
28,804
6,693
232.4
21.4
1992
1,360
25,825
7,464
289.0
19.0
1991
1,401
26,264
7,895
300.6
18.7
1990
1,783
36,934
11,923
322.8
20.7
1989
1,912
37,219
11,398
306.2
19.5
1988
2,053
35,850
9,717
271.0
17.5
1987
2,201
37,069
9,261
249.8
16.8
1986
2,185
40,610
10,079
248.2
18.6
1985
1,931
37,451
9,321
248.9
19.4
1984
1,967
39,599
9,257
233.8
20.1
1983
1,761
35,826
7,945
221.8
20.3
1982
2,053
43,369
9,990
230.3
21.1
1981
2,134
42,687
8,693
203.6
20.0
1980
2,059
39,556
7,768
196.4
19.2
1979
2,250
45,425
9,174
202.0
20.2

(a) Does not include government subsidy payments
* Does not include greenhouse cucumber

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 :  
18 April 2017
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