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

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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)
(Saskatchewan)
  1986 1991 1996 2001 2006
Sask.          
Total number of farms 63,431 60,840 56,995 50,598 44,329
Total fruit, berries and nuts          
Area in hectares1 143 235 468 620 751
Farm reporting 143 144 357 328 354
Percentage of total farms 0.2 0.2 0.6 0.6 0.8
Average area in hectares per farm reporting 1 2 1 2 2
Total vegetables (excluding greenhouse vegetables)          
Area in hectares1 491 422 477 397 329
Farm reporting 169 188 277 271 210
Percentage of total farms 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.5 0.5
Average area in hectares per farm reporting 3 2 2 1 2
Sod          
Area in hectares1 428 339 335 284 359
Farm reporting 18 11 12 9 13
Percentage of total farms 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Average area in hectares per farm reporting 24 31 28 32 28
Total nursery products          
Area in hectares1 505 361 391 324 440
Farm reporting 45 94 118 94 81
Percentage of total farms 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Average area in hectares per farm reporting 11 4 3 3 5
Total greenhouse products          
Area in square metres2 74,820 105,243 150,176 216,676 239,967
Farm reporting 225 238 310 298 268
Percentage of total farms 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.6
Average area in square metres per farm reporting 333 442 484 727 895