Rush County

528 farms accounting for 453,137 acres

$66.8 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture 

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF RUSH COUNTY

11 Rush County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain 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
  • Meat processed from carcasses
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
  • Farm machinery and equipment manufacturing
  • Veterinary services

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

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


Impact Type              

Employment             

Value Added                  

Output

Direct Effect

627.1

$29,072,632.00

$152,158,741.00

Indirect Effect

90.1

$4,441,778.00

$10,464,635.00

Induced Effect

44.2

$2,492,643.00

$4,862,045.00

Total Effect

761.4

$36,007,053.00

$167,485,421.00