Russell County

504 farms accounting for 435,529 acres

$56.8 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture 

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF RUSSELL COUNTY

15 Russell County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain farming
  • Vegetable and melon farming
  • Greenhouse, nursery, and floriculture 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
  • Other animal food manufacturing
  • 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 RUSSELL COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR RUSSELL COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR RUSSELL COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR RUSSELL COUNTY

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

Impact Type             

Employment             

Value Added                     

Output

Direct Effect

688.2

$41,800,724.00

$246,667,222.00

Indirect Effect

152.8

$11,903,664.00

$25,772,081.00

Induced Effect

125.4

$6,843,294.00

$13,328,897.00

Total Effect

966.3

$60,547,681.00

$285,768,201.00