Archived - Area of fruit, berries and nuts, vegetables, sod, nursery and greenhouse products, by province (Census of Agriculture, 1986 to 2006) (Newfoundland and Labrador)

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Archived - Area of fruit, berries and nuts, vegetables, sod, nursery and greenhouse products, by province (Census of Agriculture, 1986 to 2006)
(Newfoundland and Labrador)
  1986 1991 1996 2001 2006
N.L.          
Total number of farms 651 725 742 643 558
Total fruit, berries and nuts          
Area in hectares1 251 340 839 617 892
Farm reporting 56 78 87 84 77
Percentage of total farms 8.6 10.8 11.7 13.1 13.8
Average area in hectares per farm reporting 4 4 10 7 12
Total vegetables (excluding greenhouse vegetables)          
Area in hectares1 393 485 538 440 432
Farm reporting 202 202 246 189 154
Percentage of total farms 31.0 27.9 33.2 29.4 27.6
Average area in hectares per farm reporting 2 2 2 2 3
Sod          
Area in hectares1 x 49 123 151 266
Farm reporting 4 17 19 24 30
Percentage of total farms 0.6 2.3 2.6 3.7 5.4
Average area in hectares per farm reporting x 3 6 6 9
Total nursery products          
Area in hectares1 7 11 22 33 30
Farm reporting 11 16 27 28 26
Percentage of total farms 1.7 2.2 3.6 4.4 4.7
Average area in hectares per farm reporting 1 1 1 1 1
Total greenhouse products          
Area in square metres2 27,563 34,925 38,045 57,706 64,810
Farm reporting 63 79 98 110 88
Percentage of total farms 9.7 10.9 13.2 17.1 15.8
Average area in square metres per farm reporting 438 442 388 525 736