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Pennsylvania Ranks Seventh Nationally in Pumpkins
Pennsylvania Ag Connection - 11/09/2017

Pennsylvania pumpkin production is estimated at 735 thousand cwt, down 7 percent from the 2015 estimate, according to King Whetstone, director of USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service, Northeastern Regional Field Office. This ranks Pennsylvania seventh nationally in pumpkin production.

The average yield per acre is estimated at 171 cwt, 16 cwt above the 2015 average yield of 155 cwt per acre.

Area harvested is estimated at 4,300 acres, down 17 percent from last year. The value of production totaled 14.6 million dollars, down slightly from 2015.

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