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NORTH CAROLINA BURLEY CROPS
1919-2012

Year Harvested Yield Production Price per Unit Value of production
Acres Pounds thousand lbs Dollars/lb Thousand Dollars
1919 2,500 565 1,412 0.31 438
1920 3,100 620 1,922 0.135 259
1921 2,100 750 1,575 0.245 386
1922 3,000 500 1,500 0.275 412
1923 3,700 700 2,590 0.225 583
1924 3,500 636 2,226 0.21 467
1925 3,800 650 2,470 0.175 432
1926 3,300 705 2,326 0.125 291
1927 2,400 720 1,728 0.235 406
1928 3,600 650 2,340 0.295 690
1929 5,500 730 4,015 0.215 863
1930 7,200 750 5,400 0.158 853
1931 7,100 710 5,041 0.092 464
1932 6,500 735 4,778 0.152 726
1933 9,200 785 7,222 0.099 715
1934 5,500 870 4,785 0.175 809
1935 5,200 925 4,810 0.213 1,025
1936 6,000 900 5,400 0.388 2,095
1937 9,000 975 8,775 0.214 1,878
1938 8,600 900 7,740 0.169 1,308
1939 8,100 1,070 8,667 0.167 1,447
1940 6,500 1,050 6,825 0.182 1,242
1941 6,200 1,075 6,665 0.314 2,093
1942 6,600 1,150 7,590 0.423 3,211
1943 8,500 1,225 10,412 0.49 5,102
1944 12,000 1,390 16,680 0.489 8,157
1945 13,000 1,500 19,500 0.383 7,468
1946 9,800 1,475 14,455 0.415 5,999
1947 9,600 1,560 14,976 0.423 6,335
1948 10,300 1,680 17,304 0.463 8,012
1949 10,800 1,440 15,552 0.434 6,750
1950 10,500 1,700 17,850 0.514 9,175
1951 12,200 1,750 21,350 0.542 11,572
1952 12,000 1,680 20,160 0.487 9,818
1953 11,400 1,800 20,520 0.537 11,019
1954 12,700 1,920 24,384 0.52 12,680
1955 9,800 1,900 18,620 0.572 10,651
1956 9,400 1,850 17,390 0.618 10,747
1957 9,600 1,975 18,960 0.584 11,073
1958 9,300 2,000 18,600 0.644 11,978
1959 9,800 2,060 20,188 0.562 11,346
1960 9,500 1,940 18,430 0.652 12,016
1961 10,400 2,090 21,736 0.66 14,346
1962 11,000 2,185 24,035 0.6 14,421
1963 11,000 2,285 25,135 0.54 13,573
1964 9,700 2,165 21,000 0.574 12,054
1965 8,900 2,030 18,067 0.673 12,159
1966 7,900 2,320 18,328 0.675 12,371
1967 7,800 2,010 15,678 0.704 11,037
1968 7,900 2,385 18,842 0.736 13,868
1969 7,900 2,570 20,303 0.686 13,928
1970 7,300 2,545 18,579 0.729 13,544
1971 7,000 2,065 14,455 0.798 11,535
1972 7,700 2,450 18,865 0.777 14,658
1973 7,500 2,440 18,300 0.917 16,781
1974 8,000 2,370 18,960 1.08 20,477
1975 9,500 2,440 23,180 1.024 23,736
1976 9,000 2,200 19,800 1.096 21,701
1977 9,600 2,450 23,520 1.122 26,389
1978 9,100 2,310 21,021 1.28 26,907
1979 8,300 1,025 8,504 1.406 11,962
1980 9,300 1,825 16,973 1.658 28,141
1981 11,500 2,415 27,773 1.791 49,741
1982 12,700 2,455 31,179 1.739 54,220
1983 10,700 2,055 21,989 1.789 39,338
1984 9,600 2,185 20,976 1.844 38,680
1985 8,700 2,145 18,662 1.568 29,262
1986 7,600 1,900 14,440 1.562 22,555
1987 7,900 1,785 14,102 1.515 21,365
1988 7,900 1,835 14,497 1.593 23,094
1989 7,700 1,680 12,936 1.666 21,551
1990 8,200 2,195 17,999 1.743 31,372
1991 9,000 2,000 18,000 1.772 31,896
1992 9,200 1,990 18,308 1.759 32,204
1993 9,000 2,280 20,520 1.779 36,505
1994 8,200 2,140 17,548 1.821 31,955
1995 8,100 1,290 10,449 1.843 19,258
1996 7,800 1,665 12,987 1.92 24,935
1997 8,400 1,585 13,314 1.86 24,764
1998 8,100 1,450 11,745 1.899 22,304
1999 7,800 1,600 12,480 1.909 23,824
2000 7,400 1,600 11,840 1.968 23,301
2001 6,700 1,600 10,720 1.95 20,904
2002 6,300 1,500 9,450 1.948 18,409
2003 5,700 1,250 7,125 1.95 13,894
2004 4,700 1,400 6,580 1.943 12,785
2005 3,000 1,650 4,950 1.56 7,722
2006 3,800 1,700 6,460 1.61 10,401
2007
4,000
1,650
6,600
1.59
10,494
2008 3,300 1,700 5.610 1.74 9,761
2009 3,400 1,840 6,256 1.72 10,760
2010
2,300
1,750
4,025
1.72
6,923
2011 2,300 1,550 3,565
1.61
5,740
2012 2,000
(projected)

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Mailing Address: 1020 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1020
Physical Address: 2 W. Edenton Street, Room 402, Raleigh NC 27601
Phone: (919) 707-3100; FAX: (919) 733-0999