Acreages of different crops, as reported by the Agricultural Census in 1871.

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Agricultural Census Crop Categories, 1871- 1871
Barley 2,890 Show data context
Bere 12 Show data context
Pease 293 Show data context
Turnips 17,635 Show data context
Mangel Wurzel 268 Show data context
Beet Root 1 Show data context
Parsnips 3 Show data context
Cabbage 1,291 Show data context
Vetches 950 Show data context
Other Green Crops 870 Show data context
Rape 3 Show data context
Meadow and Clover 48,441 Show data context
Date: Source:
1871 General Register Office, Agricultural Statistics of Ireland (HM Stationery Office) ,

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The Agricultural Census used this set of crops in its main tabulation by county for 1871.

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Date accessed: 19th August 2022