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Genesee County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan

Genesee County Agricultural and Farmland Protection Plan

Dairy Cow Numbers Inch

Dairy Cow Numbers Inch Higher in Genesee County. 1,000 Cows 50 40 30 20 Number of Milk Cows for Genesee, Orleans, and Wyoming Counties: 1987 and 1997. 1987 1997 18 21 35 45 The number of dairy cows in Genesee County increased from 18,000 head in 1987 to 21,000 head in 1997. In contrast, Orleans County dairy cows slid modestly from 5,000 to 3,000 while Wyoming County posted a 10,000 cow increase between 1987 and 1997. 10 0 5 Genesee Orleans Wyoming 3 Source: U.S. Census of Agriculture. Agricultural Trends Profile for Genesee County, New York 22

Traditional Crops – Harvested Acreage of Row and Hay Crops Grow in Genesee County. 1,000 Acres 110 100 90 80 70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0 Harvested Acreage of Major Field Crops for Genesee County, 1987 and 1997. Corn Wheat Oats/Barley Soybeans Hay +10% 1987 1997 In the last 10 years, total harvested acreage of corn, soybeans, wheat, oats, barley and hay has increased 10 percent in Genesee County – slightly less than the increase seen in Orleans (+25%), but more than the change for Wyoming County (loss of 6%). Some of the increased acreage in Genesee County came from fewer acres of potatoes and dry beans. Source: U.S. Census of Agriculture. The percent change in crop acreage between 1997 and 1987 is shown on the chart. Agricultural Trends Profile for Genesee County, New York 23

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