Farm Value and Harvested Area of Fruit Crops,
Ontario, 1980-2007


Farm Value of Fruit Crops

Harvested Area of Fruit Crops

Farm Value of Fruit Crops
Year
Apples
($ '000)
Sour
Cherries
($ '000)
Sweet
Cherries
($ '000)
Grapes
($ '000)
Peaches
($ '000)
Pears
($ '000)
1980
30,135
4,971
1,909
21,506
13,021
6,394
1981
36,119
2,993
660
23,585
9,847
4,960
1982
36,232
3,330
1,314
24,628
15,516
4,769
1983
37,070
6,500
1,483
32,914
14,076
4,966
1984
37,024
5,366
1,992
34,315
13,106
5,730
1985
44,250
5,270
2,162
27,359
17,814
6,405
1986
49,518
3,569
1,785
32,437
15,925
7,404
1987
47,403
2,539
1,437
31,109
18,602
6,755
1988
48,013
3,774
1,985
27,519
19,908
6,225
1989
42,570
3,940
2,037
26,205
23,070
5,937
1990
63,588
2,903
2,161
24,829
31,246
6,171
1991
59,785
5,140
2,440
28,870
23,168
8,469
1992
43,900
4,838
2,565
25,895
23,319
6,842
1993
54,589
1,521
1,973
17,551
23,189
6,445
1994
55,360
3,964
2,203
24,899
34,136
5,371
1995
82,195
1,210
2,510
30,460
34,140
5,060
1996
79,520
2,120
2,465
32,295
21,420
6,360
1997
96,085
3,420
3,025
38,043
25,730
4,520
1998
85,315
2,545
2,810
42,725
26,040
7,630
1999
101,524
6,195
4,595
49,565
25,530
7,150
2000
97,237
4,930
3,030
44,880
24,700
6,130
2001
97,430
3,450
3,585
50,850
27,870
5,115
2002
63,426
5,305
2,155
52,347
27,044
5,738
2003
81,782
5,354
3,268
29,746
29,670
5,680
2004
77,234
3,890
3,716
53,239
27,578
6,650
2005
65,574
5,089
3,180
27,030
22,948
4,682
2006
69,774
1,527
3,845
74,283
28,251
7,215
2007
92,255
4,102
3,568
78,581
32,977
5,913

 

Farm Value of Fruit Crops
Year
Plums &
Prunes
($ '000)
Raspberries
($ '000)
Strawberries
($ '000)
Other
fruits
($ '000)
Total
($ '000)
1980
2,420
1,168
10,634
151
92,309
1981
1,135
1,301
9,984
288
90,872
1982
2,771
1,753
10,769
294
101,375
1983
1,460
1,862
9,473
340
110,142
1984
2,176
1,822
11,035
676
113,241
1985
2,951
2,274
15,773
619
124,876
1986
3,003
3,062
16,132
2,581
135,415
1987
1,671
3,824
14,961
2,843
131,144
1988
1,677
3,683
12,991
2,345
128,121
1989
1,821
4,383
17,565
2,932
130,460
1990
1,473
2,712
12,086
2,823
149,992
1991
3,489
2,212
12,999
2,432
149,004
1992
1,939
2,769
15,278
3,004
130,349
1993
2,019
4,328
19,968
3,799
135,382
1994
2,204
3,696
27,461
4,815
164,109
1995
4,715
2,600
28,380
7,029
198,299
1996
2,845
2,645
14,075
5,541
169,286
1997
3,065
3,740
18,220
6,278
202,126
1998
3,365
3,505
18,070
8,916
200,921
1999
3,515
3,645
19,800
9,315
230,834
2000
2,900
3,475
19,565
9,625
216,472
2001
4,350
3,470
19,930
10,847
226,897
2002
1,875
3,850
18,975
12,895
193,610
2003
3,300
2,700
17,925
12,025
191,450
2004
2,800
3,200
16,025
12,375
206,707
2005
3,000
2,450
15,620
10,280
159,853
2006
3,900
3,230
18,758
15,835
226,618
2007
1,950
3,290
20,450
13,545
256,631

 


Harvested Area of Fruit Crops
Year Apples
(acres)
Sour
Cherries
(acres)
Sweet
Cherries
(acres)
Grapes
(acres)
Peaches
(acres)
Pears
(acres)
1980
24,453
2,258
1,324
26,526
7,845
3,883
1981
25,871
2,500
1,070
22,819
7,970
3,505
1982
26,825
2,207
1,052
23,401
6,875
3,483
1983
25,620
2,161
1,035
23,299
6,777
3,315
1984
25,603
2,253
1,044
23,308
6,777
3,249
1985
25,907
2,166
1,047
23,398
7,483
3,322
1986
26,198
2,130
1,030
23,064
7,200
3,500
1987
26,641
2,152
1,048
23,059
7,492
3,506
1988
27,190
2,010
910
19,820
8,500
3,280
1989
27,540
1,900
890
16,340
8,300
3,080
1990
30,970
1,845
835
14,290
8,320
3,440
1991
31,050
1,825
895
12,425
8,295
3,440
1992
31,700
1,805
900
13,300
8,330
3,460
1993
31,820
1,810
980
13,365
8,340
3,475
1994
32,200
1,880
970
13,490
7,900
3,600
1995
30,750
1,805
945
15,000
7,665
3,370
1996
28,580
1,900
855
14,700
6,725
3,205
1997
27,150
1,850
800
14,815
6,500
3,040
1998
25,300
1,900
810
14,670
5,900
2,700
1999
25,000
1,910
810
15,125
5,500
2,300
2000
23,000
1,950
775
15,400
5,400
2,300
2001
21,000
2,050
805
15,600
5,600
2,300
2002
17,000
1,670
785
15,450
5,450
2,250
2003
18,000
1,860
750
15,240
5,800
2,050
2004
17,400
2,100
655
16,025
5,650
1,850
2005
18,600
1,775
685
14,270
5,050
1,800
2006
18,600
2,055
800
18,340
5,406
2,000
2007
17,000
2,015
685
16,460
6,000
2,050

 

Harvested Area of Fruit Crops
Year Plums &
Prunes
(acres)
Raspberries
(acres)
Strawberries
(acres)
Other
fruits
(acres)
Total
fruits
(acres)
1980
1,466
597
2,889
109
71,350
1981
1,497
582
3,130
113
69,057
1982
1,444
645
3,283
106
69,321
1983
1,402
606
3,233
113
67,561
1984
1,411
642
3,432
207
67,926
1985
1,824
847
4,115
228
70,337
1986
1,650
1,067
4,378
754
70,971
1987
1,686
1,186
4,264
783
71,817
1988
1,470
940
3,890
654
68,664
1989
1,430
950
3,850
696
64,976
1990
1,350
1,100
4,155
1,180
67,485
1991
1,730
1,116
4,115
1,191
66,082
1992
1,730
1,130
4,230
1,545
68,130
1993
1,735
1,075
4,695
1,455
68,750
1994
1,770
1,090
4,750
2,025
69,675
1995
1,600
1,070
5,120
1,935
69,260
1996
1,380
1,250
4,235
1,974
64,804
1997
1,300
1,100
4,200
2,040
62,795
1998
1,255
1,110
4,100
1,785
59,530
1999
1,100
1,100
4,100
2,030
58,975
2000
1,100
1,100
4,100
2,020
57,145
2001
1,100
1,100
4,100
2,180
55,835
2002
1,000
1,100
4,100
2,230
51,035
2003
1,050
1,100
3,600
2,290
51,740
2004
950
950
3,100
2,225
50,905
2005
850
800
2,950
2,035
48,815
2006
850
770
3,053
2,685
54,559
2007
800
735
3,475
2,495
51,715

 

 

 

References: Agricultural Statistics for Ontario, OMAFRA; Seasonal Fruit and Vegetable Annual Summary Reports, OMAFRA; Apple Marketing Survey, OMAFRA; Fruit and Vegetable Production, Statistics Canada; Tender Fruit Producers' Marketing Board; Grape Growers of Ontario; Ontario Apple Growers


Author:
Siva Mailvaganam - Statistician/OMAFRA
Last Reviewed: 22 September 2009