Thomas County

460 farms accounting for 675,079 acres

$253.4 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture 

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF THOMAS COUNTY

15 Thomas 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
  • Dairy cattle and milk production
  • Poultry and egg production
  • Animal production, except cattle and poultry and eggs
  • Other animal food manufacturing
  • Fluid milk 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 THOMAS COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR THOMAS COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR THOMAS COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR THOMAS COUNTY

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

Impact Type             

Employment             

Value Added                   

Output

Direct Effect

640.0

$52,518,913.00

$254,082,999.00

Indirect Effect

252.0

$25,388,303.00

$43,769,056.00

Induced Effect

99.7

$6,875,986.00

$12,346,676.00

Total Effect

991.6

$84,783,202.00

$310,198,730.00