Environment, Agriculture and Energy in Lithuania
(edition 2022)

Crop production

 

  Foto by Pixabay.com

Utilised agricultural land

 

In 2021, utilised agricultural area amounted to 2.9 million hectares. Arable land accounted for the largest share (2.3 million hectares). In 2021, against 2020, utilised agricultural area decreased by 0.2 per cent.

 

Agricultural land, 2017–2021
Thous. ha

 

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

Agricultural land by purpose, 2017–2021
Thous. ha


The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

Agricultural land by county, by purpose, 2021
Thous. ha

 

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.


 Foto by Pixabay.com

Agricultural crops

 

In 2021, sown area of agricultural crops amounted to 2.2 million hectares. Sown area of farmers’ and family farms made up 83.9, that of agricultural companies and enterprises – 16.1 per cent of total sown area. Compared to 2020, sown area increased by 0.9 per cent.The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

Agricultural crop area, 2021

 

The share of grain crops accounted for 69.3 per cent
of total sown area (of which wheat – 43 per cent
 


Perennial grasses under 5 years old – 10.8 per cent


Rape – 14.3 per cent

 


The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

Cereals, 2017–2021
Thous. ha

 

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

In 2021, against 2020, grain harvest decreased by 18.9 per cent due to a decrease in yield (by 18.6 per cent) and harvested area (by 0.4 per cent).

 

 

Grain harvest and harvested area, 2017–2021

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

Harvest of winter cereals decreased by 15.2 per cent. This was determined by an decrease in yield and harvested area – by 13.7 and 1.6 per cent respectively. Harvest of spring cereals decreased by 27.8 per cent. This was determined by a 26.1 per cent decrease in yield and a 2.4 per cent decrease in harvested area.

 

Cereals, 2017–2021
Thous. tonnes

 

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

Structure of harvest of winter and spring cereals, 2021
Thous. tonnes

Winter cereals

Spring cereals

 

 

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

 

Rape harvest decreased by 6.5 per cent due to an decrease in yield (by14.7 per cent), although harvested area increased by 9.5 per cent.

 

 

Rape harvest and harvested area, 2017–2021

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

 

A decrease in sugar beet harvest (9.7 per cent) was determined by a 13.9 per cent decrease in yield, although harvested area increased by 5 per cent.

 

 

Sugar beet harvest and harvested area, 2017–2021

 

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

Harvest of potatoes decreased by 32.4 per cent due to a decrease in yield and harvested area – by 17.2 and 18.7 per cent respectively.

 

 

Harvest and harvested area of potatoes, 2017–2021

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

Harvest of agricultural crops by county, 2021
Thous. tonnes

 

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.


Foto by Pixabay.com

Field vegetables

 

 

In 2021, against 2020, harvest of field vegetables increased by 6.4 per cent due to an increase in yield (by 8.5 per cent), although harvested area decreased by 2.4 per cent.

 

Harvest and harvested area of field vegetables, 2017–2021
 

Harvest of field vegetables and mushrooms, 2017–2021
Tonnes

 

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

Harvest of field vegetables, 2021


The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.


Foto by Pixabay.com

Orchards and berry plantations

 

Harvest of orchards and berry plantations in 2021, compared to 2020, decreased by 22.1 per cent due to a decrease in yield (by 20.2 per cent) and production area (by 2.2 per cent).


Harvest and production area of orchards and berry plantations, 2017–2021

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

Harvest of apples, 2017–2021
Tonnes

 

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

Harvest of blueberries, 2017–2021
Tonnes

 

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.


Foto by Pixabay.com

Purchase of crop products

 

Purchase of crop products, 2017–2021
Thous. tonnes


The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

Purchase prices of grain and rapeseed, 2017–2021
EUR t

 

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.

 

Purchase prices of potatoes, vegetables, fruit and berries, 2017–2021
EUR t

 

The latest and detailed data are available in the Database of Indicators.


For more terms and explanations, please see the Dictionary of Statistical Terms.