Seward County

363 farms accounting for 401,816 acres

$565.3 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture 

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF SEWARD COUNTY

16 Seward County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain farming
  • Greenhouse, nursery and floriculture production
  • Cotton farming
  • 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
  • Commercial logging
  • Animal, except poultry, slaughtering
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Tortilla manufacturing
  • Veterinary services
  • Landscape and horticultural services

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

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

Impact Type              

Employment             

Value Added                  

Output

Direct Effect

3,438.7

$355,638,096.00

$2,381,848,008.00

Indirect Effect

1,041.7

$86,996,782.00

$175,275,809.00

Induced Effect

908.2

$56,936,468.00

$102,572,282.00

Total Effect

5,388.6

$499,571,346.00

$2,659,696,100.00