Lyon County

946 farms accounting for 534,673 acres

$111.4 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture 

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF LYON COUNTY

  24 Lyon County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain farming
  • Vegetable and melon farming
  • Fruit farming
  • Tree nut farming
  • Greenhouse, nursery and floricultural production
  • All other crop farming
  • Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots and dual-purpose ranching and farming
  • Dairy cattle and milk production
  • Poultry and egg production
  • Animal production, except cattle and poultry and eggs
  • Dog and cat food manufacturing
  • Other animal food manufacturing
  • Soybean and other oilseed processing
  • Animal, except poultry, slaughtering
  • Meat processed from carcasses
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Breweries
  • Wineries
  • Sawmills
  • All other industrial machinery manufacturing
  • Veterinary services
  • Landscape and horticultural services
2017 FULL REPORT FOR LYON COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR LYON COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR LYON COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR LYON COUNTY

Impact of Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors on the Lyon County Economy

Impact Type            

Employment             

Value Added                   

Output

Direct Effect

3,209.1

$301,231,476.00

$2,134,137,785.00

Indirect Effect

1,435.4

$101,792,458.00

$228,556,682.00

Induced Effect

693.6

$45,207,772.00

$82,477,691.00

Total Effect

5,338.1

$448,231,706.00

$2,445,172,158.00