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7123.2.55.001 - Agricultural State Profile, Victoria, 2004-05  
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In Victoria, winter cereals such as wheat, barley and oats are the principal crops grown in terms of area and production. In recent years however, alternative winter crops such as canola and field peas have been introduced to the crop rotation in some areas.

Victoria also produces a range of small-area intensive fruit and vegetable crops.


PRINCIPAL CROPS, Victoria, 2004-05

Production
'000 t
Area
'000 ha
Yield
t/ha

Barley for grain
1,305.1
924.3
1.4
Canola
342.5
284.2
1.2
Oats for grain
284.5
149.9
1.9
Triticale for grain
^ 200.3
125.2
1.6
Wheat for grain
1,927.1
1,327.1
1.5

^ data subject to sampling variability between 10% and 25%
Source: Agricultural Commodities, Australia (cat. no. 7121.0).


This section contains the following subsection :
      Apples
      Pears
      Potatoes
      Tomatoes
      Viticulture
      Wheat

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