Number of Cattle by County, July 2010

  Bulls (>1 yr.) Dairy cows Dairy heifers (>1 yr.) Beef cows Beef heifers for breeding (>1 yr.) Beef heifers for slaughter (>1 yr.) Steers (>1 yr.) Calves (<1 yr.) Total cattle
Brant
150
4,500
1,900
2,000
400
900
600
4,000
14,450
Chatham-Kent
150
600
300
2,000
300
1,300
3,200
3,400
11,250
Elgin
350
8,000
3,900
4,000
700
2,100
2,800
7,500
29,350
Essex
50
1,000
400
1,000
100
600
800
1,500
5,450
Haldimand-Norfolk
500
5,900
2,600
6,800
900
2,100
1,600
8,900
29,300
Hamilton
300
2,300
1,000
2,200
600
800
900
3,400
11,500
Lambton
500
4,600
2,000
7,500
800
4,400
8,500
9,100
37,400
Middlesex
750
11,600
5,000
11,400
1,500
5,400
16,700
27,400
79,750
Niagara
200
2,800
1,800
1,800
400
400
400
3,900
11,700
Oxford
550
32,700
14,100
4,900
700
4,300
2,700
19,200
79,150
Southern Ontario
3,500
74,000
33,000
43,600
6,400
22,300
38,200
88,300
309,300
Bruce
1,400
11,500
6,000
27,100
4,900
22,900
41,500
44,100
159,400
Dufferin
400
3,000
1,900
7,000
1,100
2,600
4,200
10,500
30,700
Grey
1,450
8,500
5,300
27,800
4,200
12,600
34,000
35,300
129,150
Halton
100
400
300
1,200
400
2,200
2,000
1,700
8,300
Huron
700
16,200
7,000
14,500
2,400
21,300
31,100
30,100
123,300
Peel
150
3,000
1,800
1,800
600
900
2,400
3,700
14,350
Perth
900
32,600
16,400
7,700
1,600
9,000
14,500
33,600
116,300
Simcoe
1,000
5,800
3,400
14,600
2,400
5,000
8,400
15,800
56,400
Waterloo
350
15,100
7,500
3,200
500
10,600
31,600
22,700
91,550
Wellington
1,350
24,500
15,600
12,400
2,000
8,400
31,500
34,300
130,050
Western Ontario
7,800
120,600
65,200
117,300
20,100
95,500
201,200
231,800
859,500
Durham
550
8,100
4,100
10,200
1,300
2,200
3,200
12,800
42,450
Haliburton
50
-
-
300
50
50
-
350
800
Hastings
550
5,200
3,300
9,800
1,400
2,000
1,800
9,400
33,450
Kawartha Lakes
750
4,000
1,700
17,800
2,300
3,800
4,000
16,600
50,950
Muskoka
50
-
-
700
100
100
100
450
1,500
Northumberland
500
5,400
2,600
9,700
1,100
1,000
1,700
8,400
30,400
Parry Sound
150
200
100
2,900
400
100
200
1,800
5,850
Peterborough
600
3,600
2,000
12,500
1,600
1,200
1,600
10,600
33,700
Prince Edward
150
2,700
1,400
2,700
400
200
400
3,200
11,150
York
200
2,000
1,100
3,300
400
1,000
5,100
3,100
16,200
Central Ontario
3,550
31,200
16,300
69,900
9,050
11,650
18,100
66,700
226,450
Frontenac
400
2,600
1,900
7,000
1,200
700
600
6,000
20,400
Lanark
500
2,400
1,300
7,600
1,200
600
1,700
7,100
22,400
Leeds and Grenville
950
9,700
4,600
9,300
1,900
700
1,500
10,300
38,950
Lennox and Addington
350
3,500
1,900
5,800
1,000
600
1,400
5,500
20,050
Ottawa
450
11,600
5,300
5,400
1,100
1,000
1,700
10,500
37,050
Prescott and Russell
500
22,100
9,300
3,000
500
1,000
1,200
10,700
48,300
Renfrew
1,100
5,700
2,600
18,100
3,000
2,500
3,600
17,800
54,400
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry
900
26,600
12,600
8,400
1,600
1,700
1,700
24,100
77,600
Eastern Ontario
5,150
84,200
39,500
64,600
11,500
8,800
13,400
92,000
319,150
Algoma
150
700
300
3,200
450
700
1,200
2,900
9,600
Cochrane
150
300
200
2,300
350
200
200
1,600
5,300
Greater Sudbury
50
-
-
400
50
50
100
300
950
Kenora
50
100
50
900
100
100
100
800
2,200
Manitoulin
300
450
200
5,900
950
1,100
2,300
4,600
15,800
Nipissing
150
650
500
1,600
350
200
200
1,600
5,250
Rainy River
600
550
250
7,600
1,400
1,000
1,700
6,700
19,800
Sudbury
100
650
400
1,300
200
100
100
1,300
4,150
Thunder Bay
100
2,200
1,200
800
200
200
300
2,000
7,000
Timiskaming
350
4,400
1,900
5,600
900
1,100
900
6,300
21,450
Northern Ontario
2,000
10,000
5,000
29,600
4,950
4,750
7,100
28,100
91,500
Ontario
22,000
320,000
159,000
325,000
52,000
143,000
278,000
506,900
1,805,900

Note: The above are estimates by OMAFRA, not a product of Statistics Canada

Related links:

Number of Cattle on Farms, July 1986 to January 2012

Cattle Supply and Disposition, 2008-2011

 

Reference: Statistics Unit, OMAFRA, Statistics Canada, Census of Agriculture 2011


Author :  
Kumuduni Kulasekera - Economist /OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
9 July 2012
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