Spinach: 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
788
x
x
..
..
2015
x
x
x
..
..
2014
753
4,660
4,058
87.08
6,189
2013
814
3,426
3,042
88.79
4,209
2012
981
5,422
4,076
75.18
5,527
2011
1,079
4,646
3,182
68.49
4,306
2010
1,042
5,570
3,678
66.03
5,345
2009
x
x
x
..
..
2008
1,160
5,370
3,100
57.73
4,629
2007
900
5,500
2,700
49.09
6,111
2006
930
4,400
2,400
54.55
4,731
2005
850
4,300
2,800
65.12
5,059
2004
965
4,985
1,400
28.08
5,166
2003
x
x
x
..
..
2002
990
4,400
2,185
49.66
4,444
2001
895
4,060
2,140
52.71
4,536
2000
1,005
4,420
2,240
50.68
4,398
1999
900
2,935
1,420
48.38
3,261
1998
700
2,070
1,150
55.56
2,957
1997
540
2,350
925
39.36
4,352
1996
550
2,210
975
44.12
4,018
1995
570
1,780
735
41.29
3,123
1994
485
1,176
253
21.51
2,425
1993
430
1,667
544
32.63
3,877
1992
490
1,490
673
45.17
3,041
1991
493
1,557
658
42.26
3,158
1990
510
2,761
1,051
38.07
5,414
1989
500
3,620
1,220
33.70
7,240
1988
532
3,662
1,168
31.90
6,883
1987
515
4,115
1,237
30.06
7,990
1986
498
2,727
852
31.24
5,476
1985
545
4,927
998
20.26
9,040
1984
798
6,378
1,850
29.01
7,992
1983
750
4,215
1,258
29.85
5,620
1982
665
3,587
842
23.47
5,394
1981
585
3,170
802
25.30
5,419
1980
711
4,725
943
19.96
6,646
1979
856
6,208
1,234
19.88
7,252

Metric
Year
Harvested Area (ha) Marketed Production (tonnes) Farm Value (a) ($' 000) Average Price ($/tonne) Average Yield (tonnes/ha)
2016
319
x
x
..
..
2015
x
x
x
..
..
2014
305
2,114
4,058
1,919.8
6.9
2013
329
1,554
3,042
1,957.5
4.7
2012
397
2,459
4,076
1,657.3
6.2
2011
437
2,107
3,182
1,509.9
4.8
2010
422
2,527
3,678
1,455.8
6.0
2009
x
x
x
..
..
2008
469
2,436
3,100
1,272.7
5.2
2007
364
2,495
2,700
1,082.3
6.8
2006
376
1,996
2,400
1,202.5
5.3
2005
344
1,950
2,800
1,435.6
5.7
2004
391
2,261
1,400
619.2
5.8
2003
x
x
x
..
..
2002
401
1,996
2,185
1,094.8
5.0
2001
362
1,842
2,140
1,162.0
5.1
2000
407
2,005
2,240
1,117.3
4.9
1999
364
1,331
1,420
1,066.6
3.7
1998
283
939
1,150
1,224.8
3.3
1997
219
1,066
925
867.8
4.9
1996
223
1,002
975
972.6
4.5
1995
231
807
735
910.3
3.5
1994
196
533
253
474.3
2.7
1993
174
756
544
719.4
4.3
1992
198
676
673
995.8
3.4
1991
200
706
658
931.7
3.5
1990
206
1,252
1,051
839.2
6.1
1989
202
1,642
1,220
743.0
8.1
1988
215
1,661
1,168
703.2
7.7
1987
208
1,867
1,237
662.7
9.0
1986
202
1,237
852
688.8
6.1
1985
221
2,235
998
446.6
10.1
1984
323
2,893
1,850
639.5
9.0
1983
304
1,912
1,258
658.0
6.3
1982
269
1,627
842
517.5
6.0
1981
237
1,438
802
557.8
6.1
1980
288
2,143
943
440.0
7.4
1979
346
2,816
1,234
438.2
8.1

(a) Does not include government subsidy payments
x Data suppressed due to confidentiality restrictions
.. Figures not available

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 :  
09 March 2017
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E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca