Plum & Prunes: 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
756
3,818
4,895
128.21
5,050
2015
774
3,856
4,826
125.16
4,982
2014
571
3,826
4,630
121.01
6,701
2013
651
5,094
5,751
112.90
7,825
2012
627
2,060
3,545
172.09
3,285
2011
620
3,060
3,579
116.96
4,935
2010
589
4,342
3,486
80.29
7,372
2009
660
3,662
3,805
103.90
5,548
2008
800
2,900
2,300
79.31
3,625
2007
800
2,500
1,950
78.00
3,125
2006
850
5,000
3,900
78.00
5,882
2005
850
3,700
3,000
81.08
4,353
2004
950
4,100
2,800
68.29
4,316
2003
1,050
5,250
3,300
62.86
5,000
2002
1,000
4,080
1,875
45.96
4,080
2001
1,100
5,506
4,350
79.00
5,005
2000
1,100
4,366
2,900
66.42
3,969
1999
1,100
6,560
3,515
53.58
5,964
1998
1,255
6,305
3,365
53.37
5,024
1997
1,300
5,540
3,065
55.32
4,262
1996
1,380
5,870
2,845
48.47
4,254
1995
1,600
8,470
4,715
55.67
5,294
1994
1,770
5,839
2,204
37.75
3,299
1993
1,735
4,685
2,019
43.09
2,700
1992
1,730
5,143
1,939
37.70
2,973
1991
1,730
8,476
3,489
41.16
4,899
1990
1,350
3,772
1,473
39.05
2,794
1989
1,430
4,881
1,821
37.31
3,413
1988
1,470
5,254
1,677
31.92
3,574
1987
1,686
7,100
1,671
23.53
4,211
1986
1,650
10,876
3,003
27.61
6,592
1985
1,824
7,204
2,951
40.96
3,950
1984
1,411
6,658
2,176
32.67
4,719
1983
1,402
5,927
1,460
24.63
4,228
1982
1,444
8,571
2,771
32.33
5,936
1981
1,497
4,428
1,135
25.63
2,958
1980
1,466
9,387
2,420
25.78
6,403
1979
1,466
8,562
1,987
23.21
5,840

Metric
Year
Harvested Area (ha) Marketed Production (tonnes) Farm Value (a) ($' 000) Average Price ($/tonne) Average Yield (tonnes/ha)
2016
306
1,732
4,895
2,826.5
5.7
2015
313
1,749
4,826
2,759.2
5.6
2014
231
1,735
4,630
2,667.9
7.5
2013
263
2,311
5,751
2,489.0
8.8
2012
254
934
3,545
3,793.9
3.7
2011
251
1,388
3,579
2,578.5
5.5
2010
238
1,970
3,486
1,770.0
8.3
2009
267
1,661
3,805
2,290.7
6.2
2008
324
1,315
2,300
1,748.5
4.1
2007
324
1,134
1,950
1,719.6
3.5
2006
344
2,268
3,900
1,719.6
6.6
2005
344
1,678
3,000
1,787.5
4.9
2004
384
1,860
2,800
1,505.6
4.8
2003
425
2,381
3,300
1,385.8
5.6
2002
405
1,851
1,875
1,013.2
4.6
2001
445
2,497
4,350
1,741.8
5.6
2000
445
1,980
2,900
1,464.4
4.4
1999
445
2,976
3,515
1,181.3
6.7
1998
508
2,860
3,365
1,176.6
5.6
1997
526
2,513
3,065
1,219.7
4.8
1996
558
2,663
2,845
1,068.5
4.8
1995
647
3,842
4,715
1,227.2
5.9
1994
716
2,649
2,204
832.2
3.7
1993
702
2,125
2,019
950.1
3.0
1992
700
2,333
1,939
831.2
3.3
1991
700
3,845
3,489
907.5
5.5
1990
546
1,711
1,473
860.9
3.1
1989
579
2,214
1,821
822.5
3.8
1988
595
2,383
1,677
703.7
4.0
1987
682
3,221
1,671
518.8
4.7
1986
668
4,933
3,003
608.7
7.4
1985
738
3,268
2,951
903.1
4.4
1984
571
3,020
2,176
720.4
5.3
1983
567
2,688
1,460
542.9
4.7
1982
584
3,888
2,771
712.8
6.7
1981
606
2,009
1,135
565.1
3.3
1980
593
4,258
2,420
568.4
7.2
1979
593
3,884
1,987
511.6
6.5

(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


Author :  
Siva Mailvaganam - Statistician/OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
15 March 2017
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