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Alberta

Alberta
The Potato Sector
The Canadian Province of Alberta ranks third in Canada for the production of potatoes.

In 2013 the production was 18.234 million hundredweight, grown on 51,483 acres.

Potato Production Alberta

Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM database, accessed July 18, 2014

2012 2013 2014
Seeded area (acres) 55947 52483 53334
Harvested area (acres) 54695 51083 ..
Average yield (cwt per harvested acres) 341.8 357 ..
Production (cwt x 1,000) 18695 18234 ..
Amount sold, consumed (cwt x 1,000) 17624 .. ..
Average farm price (CAD per cwt) 11.12 .. ..
Total farm value (CAD x 1,000) 195980 .. ..

Consumption Statistics

No such results in the PotatoPro database (yet) for this region

Agricultural Statistics

Potato Area Harvested in 2014: 51,742.00 acres
Potato Production in 2014: 18,690.00 (000) cwt
Potato Yield in 2014: 361.20 cwt/acre
Potato Area Harvested in 2013: 51,083.00 acres
Potato Production in 2013: 18,234.00 (000) cwt
Potato Yield in 2013: 357.00 cwt/acre
Potato Area Harvested in 2012: 54,695.00 acres