Apples: Area, Production and Farm Value by County and District, Ontario, 2008


Counties and Districts Harvested
Area
(acres)
Marketed
Production
('000 lbs)
Average
Price
(cents/lb)
Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
158
3,994
17.3
692
Chatham-Kent
351
9,091
17.2
1,564
Elgin
1,396
36,156
17.3
6,255
Essex
1,297
33,592
17.2
5,778
Haldimand-Norfolk
2,321
59,650
17.1
10,200
Hamilton
519
13,235
17.3
2,290
Lambton
482
12,339
17.1
2,110
Middlesex
733
18,618
17.2
3,202
Niagara
672
17,136
17.3
2,965
Oxford
355
9,088
17.2
1,563
Southern District
8,284
212,899
17.2
36,619
Bruce
70
1,764
17.2
303
Dufferin
21
525
17.9
94
Grey
3,518
90,061
17.0
15,310
Halton
263
6,601
17.7
1,168
Huron
138
3,491
17.2
600
Peel
284
7,242
17.2
1,246
Perth
10
252
17.3
44
Simcoe
385
9,730
17.3
1,683
Waterloo
168
4,250
17.3
735
Wellington
125
3,125
17.3
541
Western District
4,982
127,041
17.1
21,724
Durham
1,056
27,139
17.7
4,804
Hastings
178
4,450
17.6
783
Northumberland
844
21,944
17.6
3,862
Prince Edward
165
4,158
17.9
744
York
214
5,457
18.0
982
Other
29
742
18.0
134
Central District
2,486
63,890
17.7
11,309
Lanark
42
1,046
17.9
187
Leeds & Grenville
160
3,984
17.9
713
Ottawa
71
1,775
18.0
320
Prescott & Russell
53
1,257
18.0
226
Renfrew
97
2,474
18.1
448
Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry
188
4,681
17.7
829
Other
91
2,266
17.9
406
Eastern District
702
17,483
17.9
3,129
Manitoulin
33
851
18.4
157
Other
13
336
18.4
62
Northern District
46
1,187
18.4
219
Province
16,500
422,500
17.3
73,000

 

Reference: Statistics Canada: Fruit and Vegetable Production, 2006 Census of Agriculture


Author:
Siva Mailvaganam - Statistician/OMAFRA
Last Reviewed: 05 February 2010