Peppers: Area, Production and Farm Value by County and District, Ontario, 2011-2016

2016

Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
81
23.1
1,871
33.9
634
Chatham-Kent
884
23.3
20,597
33.6
6,921
Elgin
1,028
23.2
23,850
33.5
7,990
Essex
201
23.5
4,724
34.3
1,620
Haldimand-Norfolk
1,091
22.8
24,875
33.8
8,408
Hamilton
33
22.8
752
33.9
255
Middlesex
29
22.8
660
33.5
221
Niagara
44
22.8
1,003
34.5
346
Other
101
23.1
2,333
33.8
789
Southern District
3,492
23.1
80,665
33.7
27,184
Bruce
3
23.1
69
34.3
24
Dufferin
2
23.1
46
33.6
15
Grey
3
23.1
69
33.7
23
Halton
13
23.0
299
33.7
101
Huron
143
23.4
3,346
34.0
1,138
Peel
13
23.1
300
33.7
101
Perth
4
23.3
93
34.0
32
Simcoe
11
23.1
254
34.1
87
Waterloo
5
23.1
116
34.3
40
Wellington
6
23.0
138
34.4
47
Western District
203
23.3
4,730
34.0
1,608
Durham
10
22.8
228
34.2
78
Hastings
7
22.7
159
34.2
54
Kawartha Lakes
5
23.0
115
34.1
39
Northumberland
11
22.7
250
34.0
85
Prince Edward
11
22.6
249
34.3
85
York
28
22.6
633
34.7
220
Other
5
22.7
114
34.3
39
Central District
77
22.7
1,748
34.3
600
Leeds and Grenville
5
22.6
113
34.0
38
Ottawa
6
22.8
137
34.0
47
Prescott and Russell
7
22.7
159
33.7
54
Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry
3
22.6
68
34.0
23
Other
8
22.6
181
33.9
61
Eastern District
29
22.7
658
33.9
223
Algoma
2
22.7
45
34.1
15
Other
5
22.7
114
34.1
39
Northern District
7
22.7
159
34.1
54
Province
3,808
23.1
87,960
33.7
29,669

 

2015

Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
94
20.6
1,934
33.6
650
Chatham-Kent
666
20.7
13,786
33.3
4,591
Elgin
906
20.8
18,845
33.3
6,275
Essex
144
20.8
2,995
34.2
1,024
Haldimand-Norfolk
903
20.3
18,331
33.7
6,178
Hamilton
56
20.6
1,154
33.7
389
Lambton
6
20.6
124
34.0
42
Middlesex
50
20.6
1,030
33.5
345
Niagara
44
20.5
902
33.8
305
Oxford
3
20.6
62
33.5
21
Southern District
2,872
20.6
59,163
33.5
19,820
Grey
7
20.8
146
33.7
49
Halton
15
20.3
305
33.9
103
Peel
6
20.8
125
33.7
42
Waterloo
7
20.4
143
33.8
48
Wellington
14
20.6
288
34.0
98
Other
120
20.9
2,508
33.7
845
Western District
169
20.8
3,515
33.7
1,185
Durham
17
20.1
342
33.9
116
Hastings
10
19.8
198
34.0
67
Northumberland
6
20.1
121
33.9
41
Prince Edward
13
20.4
265
33.5
89
York
29
19.8
574
34.2
196
Other
7
20.0
140
33.9
47
Central District
82
20.0
1,640
33.9
556
Frontenac
4
20.3
81
34.5
28
Ottawa
10
20.4
204
34.6
71
Prescott and Russell
5
20.1
101
34.1
34
Other
13
20.3
264
34.5
91
Eastern District
32
20.3
650
34.5
224
Northern District
3
20.1
60
33.8
20
Province
3,158
20.6
65,028
33.5
21,805

 

2014

Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
95
21.7
2,062
29.5
608
Chatham-Kent
674
22.2
14,963
29.0
4,339
Elgin
915
22.0
20,130
29.0
5,838
Essex
146
22.2
3,241
30.6
992
Haldimand-Norfolk
913
21.6
19,721
29.5
5,818
Hamilton
57
21.6
1,231
30.0
369
Lambton
6
21.7
130
30.5
40
Middlesex
51
21.7
1,105
29.4
325
Niagara
44
21.6
950
30.1
286
Oxford
3
21.7
65
29.4
19
Southern District
2,904
21.9
63,598
29.3
18,634
Grey
7
23.6
165
29.5
49
Halton
16
23.0
368
30.5
112
Peel
7
23.5
165
29.5
49
Waterloo
7
23.0
161
30.0
48
Wellington
14
23.4
328
31.0
102
Other
120
23.6
2,832
29.6
838
Western District
171
23.5
4,019
29.8
1,198
Durham
17
21.7
369
30.0
111
Hastings
10
21.5
215
30.2
65
Northumberland
7
21.6
151
29.8
45
Prince Edward
13
21.8
283
29.4
83
York
30
21.5
645
30.3
195
Other
6
21.6
130
30.0
39
Central District
83
21.6
1,793
30.0
538
Frontenac
4
21.8
87
31.7
28
Ottawa
10
22.0
220
31.7
70
Prescott and Russell
5
21.7
109
31.3
34
Other
13
21.9
285
31.6
90
Eastern District
32
21.9
701
31.6
222
Northern District
3
21.7
65
29.8
19
Province
3,193
22.0
70,176
29.4
20,611

 

2013

Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
88
20.8
1,830
32.3
591
Chatham-Kent
624
21.0
13,104
31.9
4,180
Elgin
850
21.0
17,850
31.9
5,694
Essex
135
20.6
2,781
34.5
959
Haldimand-Norfolk
847
20.9
17,702
32.3
5,718
Hamilton
52
20.1
1,044
32.5
339
Lambton
5
21.0
105
32.0
34
Middlesex
47
20.5
964
32.3
311
Niagara
41
20.0
820
33.0
271
Oxford
3
21.0
63
32.3
20
Southern District
2,692
20.9
56,263
32.2
18,117
Grey
7
19.6
137
34.5
47
Halton
14
19.7
276
34.5
95
Peel
6
19.7
118
34.5
41
Waterloo
7
20.0
140
34.5
48
Wellington
13
19.6
255
34.5
88
Other
111
19.7
2,187
34.5
755
Western District
158
19.7
3,113
34.5
1,074
Durham
16
19.8
317
32.5
103
Hastings
9
19.6
176
33.0
58
Northumberland
6
19.6
118
34.0
40
Prince Edward
12
19.9
239
32.5
78
York
28
19.6
549
32.5
178
Other
6
19.7
118
32.6
38
Central District
77
19.7
1,517
32.6
495
Frontenac
4
20.0
80
34.5
28
Ottawa
9
20.7
186
34.2
64
Prescott and Russell
5
20.2
101
33.0
33
Other
12
20.4
245
34.0
83
Eastern District
30
20.4
612
34.0
208
Northern District
3
20.0
60
32.5
20
Province
2,960
20.8
61,565
32.3
19,914

 

2012

Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
96
21.3
2,045
31.9
652
Chatham-Kent
679
21.4
14,531
31.8
4,621
Elgin
923
21.5
19,845
31.7
6,291
Essex
147
21.1
3,102
32.6
1,011
Haldimand-Norfolk
921
21.4
19,709
32.0
6,307
Hamilton
57
21.2
1,209
32.0
387
Lambton
6
21.2
127
32.4
41
Middlesex
51
21.2
1,081
32.3
349
Niagara
45
21.0
945
32.7
309
Oxford
3
21.5
65
31.0
20
Southern District
2,928
21.4
62,659
31.9
19,988
Grey
7
20.0
140
32.0
45
Halton
16
20.6
330
32.0
106
Peel
7
20.2
141
32.3
46
Waterloo
7
20.3
142
32.4
46
Wellington
14
20.2
283
32.5
92
Other
121
20.3
2,456
32.3
793
Western District
172
20.3
3,492
32.3
1,128
Durham
17
20.7
352
32.0
113
Hastings
10
20.0
200
32.3
65
Northumberland
7
20.0
140
32.3
45
Prince Edward
13
20.8
270
32.1
87
York
30
20.0
600
32.2
193
Other
7
20.4
143
32.2
46
Central District
84
20.3
1,705
32.2
549
Frontenac
4
20.5
82
32.0
26
Ottawa
10
20.4
204
33.0
67
Prescott and Russell
5
20.4
102
32.9
34
Other
13
20.5
267
32.9
88
Eastern District
32
20.5
655
32.9
215
Northern District
3
20.0
60
32.9
20
Province
3,219
21.3
68,571
31.9
21,900

 

2011

Counties and Districts
Harvested Area (acres) Average Yield ('000lbs/acre) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Average Price (cents/lb) Farm Value ($'000)
Brant
92
21.3
1,960
29.0
568
Chatham-Kent
653
21.4
13,974
28.4
3,969
Elgin
888
21.5
19,092
28.3
5,403
Essex
142
21.1
2,996
28.7
860
Haldimand-Norfolk
885
21.4
18,939
28.6
5,417
Hamilton
55
21.2
1,167
29.0
338
Lambton
6
21.2
127
29.2
37
Middlesex
49
21.2
1,039
28.8
299
Niagara
43
21.0
903
29.3
265
Oxford
3
21.5
65
29.5
19
Southern District
2,816
21.4
60,262
28.5
17,175
Grey
7
22.7
159
28.7
46
Halton
15
22.7
341
29.8
102
Peel
6
22.7
136
29.6
40
Waterloo
7
22.7
159
29.7
47
Wellington
14
22.7
318
30.0
95
Other
116
22.7
2,633
29.6
779
Western District
165
22.7
3,746
29.6
1,109
Durham
17
21.3
362
29.2
106
Hastings
10
21.0
210
30.0
63
Northumberland
6
21.0
126
30.0
38
Prince Edward
13
21.4
278
29.8
83
York
29
21.4
621
29.6
184
Other
6
21.3
128
29.7
38
Central District
81
21.3
1,725
29.7
512
Frontenac
4
21.1
84
28.5
24
Ottawa
10
21.2
212
31.0
66
Prescott and Russell
5
21.2
106
28.7
30
Other
12
21.0
252
30.0
76
Eastern District
31
21.1
654
30.0
196
Northern District
3
21.0
63
29.8
19
Province
3,096
21.5
66,450
28.6
19,011

Note: The above are estimates by OMAFRA, not a product of Statistics Canada

Reference: Fruit and Vegetable Production and 2006, 2011 and 2016 Census of Agriculture, Statistics Canada


Author :  
Siva Mailvaganam - Statistician/OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
24 July 2018


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