Sweet Cherry: Area, Production, Farm Value, Price and Yield, Ontario, 1979 - 2017


Imperial

Year Harvested Area (acres) Marketed Production ('000 lbs) Farm Value (a) ($' 000) Average Price (cents/lb) Average Yield (lbs/acre)
2017
341
1,726
3,249
188.24
5,062
2016
408
1,726
3,582
207.53
4,230
2015
351
1,173
2,167
184.74
3,342
2014
445
1,138
1,991
174.96
2,557
2013
465
1,328
2,158
162.50
2,856
2012
422
297
729
245.45
704
2011
546
1,638
2,399
146.46
3,000
2010
398
1,260
1,892
150.16
3,166
2009
505
1,761
2,550
144.80
3,487
2008
660
2,160
3,120
144.44
3,273
2007
685
2,700
3,568
132.15
3,942
2006
800
3,544
3,845
108.49
4,430
2005
685
2,916
3,180
109.05
4,257
2004
655
3,386
3,716
109.75
5,169
2003
750
3,838
3,268
85.15
5,117
2002
785
1,682
2,155
128.12
2,143
2001
805
3,710
3,585
96.63
4,609
2000
775
3,225
3,030
93.95
4,161
1999
810
4,630
4,595
99.24
5,716
1998
810
4,146
2,810
67.78
5,119
1997
800
3,050
3,025
99.18
3,813
1996
855
3,125
2,465
78.88
3,655
1995
945
2,845
2,510
88.22
3,011
1994
970
3,351
2,203
65.74
3,455
1993
980
3,176
1,973
62.12
3,241
1992
900
3,250
2,565
78.92
3,611
1991
895
3,674
2,440
66.41
4,105
1990
835
2,825
2,161
76.50
3,383
1989
890
2,405
2,037
84.70
2,702
1988
910
2,475
1,985
80.19
2,720
1987
1,048
2,750
1,437
52.26
2,624
1986
1,030
3,048
1,785
58.55
2,959
1985
1,047
3,464
2,162
62.40
3,309
1984
1,044
5,129
1,992
38.84
4,913
1983
1,035
4,040
1,483
36.70
3,903
1982
1,052
3,030
1,314
43.36
2,880
1981
1,070
1,570
660
42.04
1,467
1980
1,324
5,651
1,909
33.78
4,268
1979
1,331
4,150
1,438
34.65
3,118


Metric

Year Harvested Area (ha) Marketed Production (tonnes) Farm Value (a) ($' 000) Average Price ($/tonne) Average Yield (tonnes/ha)
2017
138
783
3,249
4,149.9
5.7
2016
165
783
3,582
4,575.3
4.7
2015
142
532
2,167
4,072.8
3.7
2014
180
516
1,991
3,857.1
2.9
2013
188
602
2,158
3,582.5
3.2
2012
171
135
729
5,411.3
0.8
2011
221
743
2,399
3,228.9
3.4
2010
161
572
1,892
3,310.4
3.5
2009
204
799
2,550
3,192.4
3.9
2008
267
980
3,120
3,184.5
3.7
2007
277
1,225
3,568
2,913.4
4.4
2006
324
1,608
3,845
2,391.9
5.0
2005
277
1,323
3,180
2,404.2
4.8
2004
265
1,536
3,716
2,419.5
5.8
2003
304
1,741
3,268
1,877.2
5.7
2002
318
763
2,155
2,824.6
2.4
2001
326
1,683
3,585
2,130.3
5.2
2000
314
1,463
3,030
2,071.3
4.7
1999
328
2,100
4,595
2,188.0
6.4
1998
328
1,881
2,810
1,494.2
5.7
1997
324
1,383
3,025
2,186.5
4.3
1996
346
1,417
2,465
1,739.0
4.1
1995
382
1,290
2,510
1,945.0
3.4
1994
393
1,520
2,203
1,449.4
3.9
1993
397
1,441
1,973
1,369.6
3.6
1992
364
1,474
2,565
1,740.0
4.0
1991
362
1,667
2,440
1,464.1
4.6
1990
338
1,281
2,161
1,686.4
3.8
1989
360
1,091
2,037
1,867.3
3.0
1988
368
1,123
1,985
1,768.0
3.0
1987
424
1,247
1,437
1,152.1
2.9
1986
417
1,383
1,785
1,290.8
3.3
1985
424
1,571
2,162
1,375.8
3.7
1984
422
2,326
1,992
856.2
5.5
1983
419
1,833
1,483
809.1
4.4
1982
426
1,374
1,314
955.8
3.2
1981
433
712
660
926.8
1.6
1980
536
2,563
1,909
744.8
4.8
1979
539
1,882
1,438
763.9
3.5

(a) Does not include government subsidy payments

Reference: Agricultural Statistics for Ontario, OMAFRA; Seasonal Fruit and Vegetable Annual Summary Reports, OMAFRA; Fruit and Vegetable Survey, Statistics Canada; Tender Fruit Producers' Marketing Board Annual Reports


Author :  
Siva Mailvaganam - Statistician/OMAFRA
Last Reviewed :  
04 May 2018
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E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca