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Hibbard, Benjamin Horace, 1870-1955 / The history of agriculture in Dane County, Wisconsin
(1904)

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HIBBARD-HISTORY OF AGRICULTURE IN DANE COUNTY. 211
TABLE I-Principal farm crops.
             CORN.
       Acres. |Bushels.
1840............    3,080
1850............  122,290
1887    16,847    525,800
1860    ..        570,500
1865.... 2S,164   390,174
1870........       938,000
1875.... 71.592.1 -.      ----1
1880....  89,940    2,279,000
1885....  81,716 I 2,770,OOG
1890....  85,000   2,164,000
1959....1 87,300    2,095,000
1900.... 109,800    4,048,000
    BARLEY.
Acres. I Bushels.
1. 1
........   ...19,080
1,362    M23,931
(1861)   (1861)
2,523    84,520
21,208 ............
.... ....  .148,700
13,507 ............
22,775   402,400
34,197   964,000
31,000 f   784,000
12,700   205,000
11,800   431,800
       Riz.
Acres.  Bushels.
.. ..... ............
........ ............
    97     1,570
........ 14,043
1,050     9,181
........ ...15,600
2,997  ............
4,748    69,000
3,011    78,000
4, 90    64,000
3,968    4,500
8,762    46,165
                     TABLE II-Principalfarm stock.
                              No. of    No. of     No. of      No. of   
No. of
                              horses.    cattle.     cows.      hogs.   
 sheep.
1840.......................       101       510   ............    628   
           5
1850.......................     2,056     14,493..       ......... 1 3,585
      S,1ZI
1857.......................     7,196    30,773 .    ...........14,351  
    24, 93
18S0.......................     8,959    26.000      14,319     19,290  
    17,700
1865........                   11,254    26,639 .    ...........20,569  
    65,000
1870.......................    19, 416   35,900      17,890    28,000   
    65,590
1875....   ................... 18,260    45,400 .    ........... 29,179 
    64,314
1880.....                 19,900          54,459    21,665     57,900   
    79,400
1595.                         20,000     61,000     24,646     "1,000
       51,000
18i0.                         25,480     88,890     83,590     97,200   
    87,052
18995.....          ....      22, 00     64,700     37,584     31, 000  
    36,500
                                                     (1901)
1900   .......................19,000     69,000     41,8 3     41,40    
    3!1,1
OATS.
Acres.
17,801
32,336
63,431
72,150
75,541
91,000
116,000
118,!900
Bushels.
    10, 250
(and rye)
   24, 700
   637,000
   900,800
   760,446
 1,491,000
 1,919,900
 2,246,0
 3 085,000
 2,29=,000
 3,291,009
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