Area, Production and Farm Value of Specified Commercial Vegetable Crops, Ontario, 2015 - 2016

2016
Crop
Area Harvested (acres) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value (a) ($'000)
Asparagus
2,956
13,638
179.7
24,501
Beans, Green and Wax (b)
10,208
65,593
26.2
17,159
Beets
1,339
37,598
14.6
5,475
Broccoli
4,175
32,376
69.5
22,489
Brussels Sprouts
469
4,846
73.0
3,537
Cabbage, Chinese
2,249
25,066
53.0
13,283
Cabbage, Other
3,418
117,296
19.1
22,351
Total Cabbage
5,667
142,362
25.0
35,634
Carrots, Baby
x
x
..
x
Carrots, Other
x
x
..
x
Total Carrots
9,032
409,386
10.3
42,366
Cauliflower
1,226
19,088
38.1
7,278
Celery
494
25,500
25.9
6,597
Corn, Sweet
21,834
216,958
15.4
33,450
Cucumbers and Gherkins
4,243
91,827
20.1
18,436
Cucumbers, Greenhouse (c)
...
540,582
46.3
250,153
Garlic
750
1,322
369.7
4,887
Leeks (d)
151
x
..
x
Lettuce, Head
x
x
..
x
Lettuce, Leaf
x
x
..
x
Total Lettuce
593
9,032
44.8
4,050
Lettuce, Greenhouse (c)
...
..
..
..
Mushrooms
...
139,340
213.3
297,203
Onions, Dry
5,401
186,958
18.0
33,720
Onions, Green (e)
505
x
..
x
Parsley
191
2,334
92.7
2,163
Parsnips
307
6,350
34.6
2,200
Peas, Green
15,507
65,149
18.2
11,829
Peppers
3,808
87,960
33.7
29,669
Peppers, Greenhouse (c)
...
200,767
130.0
260,997
Pumpkins
4,971
95,394
13.1
12,541
Squash and Zucchini
4,614
65,694
22.8
14,948
Pumpkins and Squash (f)
9,585
161,088
17.1
27,489
Radishes
517
6,264
44.7
2,799
Rhubarb
62
x
..
x
Rutabagas (g)
1,630
37,108
27.0
10,011
Spinach
788
x
..
x
Tomatoes, Field
15,223
993,976
9.2
91,192
Tomatoes, Greenhouse (c)
...
405,259
83.3
337,565

Note: Harvested area, marketed production and farm value figures in the table above are based on the Fall Fruit and Vegetable Survey and other administrative data.

2015

Crop
Area Harvested (acres) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value (a) ($'000)
Asparagus
2,753
11,932
177.6
21,188
Beans, Green and Wax (b)
11,078
68,746
24.1
16,582
Beets
1,410
38,950
17.0
6,603
Broccoli
3,942
33,954
75.9
25,766
Brussels Sprouts
456
3,885
62.0
2,410
Cabbage, Chinese
2,600
32,100
48.3
15,520
Cabbage, Other
3,085
107,648
19.0
20,481
Total Cabbage
5,685
139,748
25.8
36,001
Carrots, Baby
x
x
..
x
Carrots, Other
x
x
..
x
Total Carrots
8,623
434,033
10.5
45,598
Cauliflower
1,120
19,982
38.4
7,666
Celery
552
x
..
x
Corn, Sweet
23,120
253,717
15.1
38,274
Cucumbers and Gherkins
3,908
69,051
30.8
21,286
Cucumbers, Greenhouse (c)
...
551,942
41.9
231,166
Garlic
650
1,382
359.7
4,971
Leeks (d)
x
x
..
x
Lettuce, Head
x
x
..
x
Lettuce, Leaf
x
x
..
x
Total Lettuce
520
9,046
44.9
4,062
Lettuce, Greenhouse (c)
...
..
..
..
Mushrooms
...
128,662
200.1
257,466
Onions, Dry
5,162
206,730
16.4
33,896
Onions, Green (e)
x
x
..
x
Parsley
195
2,750
78.2
2,150
Parsnips
370
9,398
..
x
Peas, Green
16,573
68,185
19.3
13,176
Peppers
3,558
73,254
33.5
24,575
Peppers, Greenhouse (c)
...
203,164
136.6
277,428
Pumpkins
4,357
89,528
13.5
12,067
Squash and Zucchini
4,066
63,868
21.8
13,945
Pumpkins and Squash (f)
8,423
153,396
17.0
26,012
Radishes
406
7,966
35.1
2,797
Rhubarb
66
x
..
x
Rutabagas (g)
1,558
34,844
23.3
8,129
Spinach
x
x
..
x
Tomatoes, Field
13,698
864,350
8.2
70,609
Tomatoes, Greenhouse (c)
...
394,557
79.0
311,705

Note: Harvested area, marketed production and farm value figures in the table above were revised in April 2017, following the release of the Fall Fruit and Vegetable Survey data.

(a) Does not include government subsidy payments
(b) Includes Romano beans
(c) Does not include commissions, packaging charges or Board fees
(d) Includes all other alliaceous vegetables
(e) Includes bunching onions and shallots
(f) Includes zucchini
(g) Includes turnips

.. Figures not available
... Figures not appropriate or applicable
x Data suppressed due to confidentiality restrictions

Reference: Fruit and Vegetable Survey, Statistics Canada; Ontario Processing Vegetable Growers


Author :  
Siva Mailvaganam - Statistician/OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
12 July 2017
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