Mitchell County

415 farms accounting for 438,999 acres

$153.5 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture 

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF MITCHELL COUNTY


17 Mitchell County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain farming
  • Fruit farming
  • Tree nut farming
  • Greenhouse, nursery, and floriculture production
  • All other crop farming
  • Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots and dual-purpose ranching and farming
  • Poultry and egg production
  • Animal production, except cattle and poultry and eggs
  • Commercial hunting and trapping
  • Other animal food manufacturing
  • Meat processed from carcasses
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Farm machinery and equipment manufacturing
  • Veterinary services
  • Landscape and horticultural services

2017 FULL REPORT FOR MITCHELL COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR MITCHELL COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR MITCHELL COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR MITCHELL COUNTY

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

Impact Type             

Employment            

Value Added                  

Output

Direct Effect

1,228.0

$78,126,419.00

$355,829,290.00

Indirect Effect

401.6

$35,695,571.00

$62,571,376.00

Induced Effect

260.1

$15,626,082.00

$28,580,161.00

Total Effect

1,889.7

$129,448,071.00

$446,980,827.00