Area, Production and Farm Value of Specified Commercial Vegetable Crops, Ontario, 2016 - 2017

2017
Crop
Area Harvested (acres) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value (a) ($'000)
Asparagus
3,418
14,926
200.8
29,966
Beans, Green and Wax (b)
10,325
72,131
23.4
16,889
Beets
1,393
21,910
16.2
3,543
Broccoli
4,360
36,852
90.8
33,465
Brussels Sprouts
628
6,254
68.7
4,294
Cabbage, Chinese
1,678
11,702
61.2
7,163
Cabbage, Other
3,391
82,190
19.3
15,880
Total Cabbage
5,069
93,892
24.5
23,043
Carrots, Baby
x
x
..
x
Carrots, Other
x
x
..
x
Total Carrots
8,149
398,156
10.4
41,321
Cauliflower
1,029
12,714
34.2
4,343
Celery
631
x
..
x
Corn, Sweet
19,003
226,992
16.7
37,854
Cucumbers and Gherkins
3,775
88,794
23.5
20,896
Cucumbers, Greenhouse (c)
...
569,902
48.0
273,513
Garlic
x
x
..
x
Leeks (d)
148
2,130
75.1
1,600
Lettuce, Head
x
x
..
x
Lettuce, Leaf
x
x
..
x
Total Lettuce
460
x
..
x
Lettuce, Greenhouse (c)
...
..
..
..
Mushrooms
...
139,118
223.8
311,346
Onions, Dry
5,639
202,290
16.3
33,008
Onions, Green (e)
458
x
..
x
Parsley
183
2,526
..
x
Parsnips
363
8,250
30.4
2,510
Peas, Green
14,450
60,581
23.3
14,137
Peppers
4,180
98,950
41.2
40,741
Peppers, Greenhouse (c)
...
210,402
132.9
279,522
Pumpkins
4,577
100,982
12.9
13,052
Squash and Zucchini
3,858
56,342
31.3
17,633
Pumpkins and Squash (f)
8,435
157,324
19.5
30,685
Radishes
317
4,738
30.6
1,450
Rhubarb
71
462
138.5
640
Rutabagas (g)
1,592
40,404
23.3
9,432
Spinach
723
5,288
95.7
5,060
Tomatoes, Field
13,408
1,029,598
9.1
93,293
Tomatoes, Greenhouse (c)
...
420,211
84.3
354,254

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.

2016

Crop
Area Harvested (acres) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value (a) ($'000)
Asparagus
3,558
16,416
179.6
29,491
Beans, Green and Wax (b)
10,338
66,040
23.4
15,444
Beets
1,128
23,402
18.1
4,244
Broccoli
4,175
32,376
69.5
22,489
Brussels Sprouts
536
5,544
73.0
4,046
Cabbage, Chinese
1,562
17,406
53.0
9,224
Cabbage, Other
3,669
120,542
19.0
22,904
Total Cabbage
5,231
137,948
23.3
32,128
Carrots, Baby
x
x
..
x
Carrots, Other
x
x
..
x
Total Carrots
9,201
417,094
10.3
43,156
Cauliflower
1,226
19,088
38.1
7,278
Celery
498
25,708
25.9
6,651
Corn, Sweet
22,270
219,522
15.7
34,408
Cucumbers and Gherkins
4,514
92,722
20.4
18,911
Cucumbers, Greenhouse (c)
...
570,242
43.9
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
...
134,664
213.8
287,959
Onions, Dry
5,742
199,004
17.3
34,526
Onions, Green (e)
348
x
..
x
Parsley
191
2,334
92.7
2,163
Parsnips
307
6,350
34.6
2,200
Peas, Green
15,529
65,198
19.2
12,520
Peppers
4,699
92,100
33.9
31,212
Peppers, Greenhouse (c)
...
201,510
129.5
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
492
5,964
35.0
2,090
Rhubarb
62
x
..
x
Rutabagas (g)
1,667
37,950
27.0
10,238
Spinach
788
x
..
x
Tomatoes, Field
15,343
1,073,276
8.6
92,651
Tomatoes, Greenhouse (c)
...
405,259
83.3
337,565

Note: Harvested area, marketed production and farm value figures in the table above were revised in March 2018, 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 :  
21 August 2018
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E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca