Washington County

732 farms accounting for 490,063 acres

$135.9 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture 

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF WASHINGTON COUNTY

17 Washington County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain farming
  • Vegetable and melon farming
  • Fruit farming
  • Tree nut 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
  • Bread and bakery product manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Breweries
  • Farm machinery and equipment manufacturing
  • Veterinary services
  • Landscape and horticultural services
2017 FULL REPORT FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR WASHINGTON COUNTY

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

Impact Type               

Employment             

Value Added                    

Output

Direct Effect

924.1

$76,083,148.00

$279,964,992.00

Indirect Effect

163.3

$9,854,218.00

$22,601,811.00

Induced Effect

127.1

$7,148,680.00

$13,764,283.00

Total Effect

1,214.6

$93,086,046.00

$316,331,086.00