Morton County

323 farms accounting for 456,844 acres

$169.7 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF MORTON COUNTY

10 Morton County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain farming
  • Fruit farming
  • Tree nut farming
  • Cotton farming
  • All other crop farming
  • Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots and dual-purpose ranching and farming
  • Animal production, except cattle and poultry and eggs
  • Commercial logging
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
2017 FULL REPORT FOR MORTON COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR MORTON COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR MORTON COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR MORTON COUNTY

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

Impact Type             

Employment              

Value Added                    

Output

Direct Effect

492.7

$15,536,025.00

$78,135,429.00

Indirect Effect

70.2

$5,329,979.00

$11,057,944.00

Induced Effect

68.0

$4,252,500.00

$8,173,278.00

Total Effect

630.9

$25,118,504.00

$97,366,352.00