Allen County

650 farms accounting for 245,315 acres

$38.12 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF ALLEN COUNTY

17 Allen County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain farming
  • Vegetable and melon 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
  • Commercial logging
  • Confectionery manufacturing from purchased chocolate
  • Meat processed from carcasses
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Farm machinery and equipment manufacturing
  • Veterinary services

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

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

Impact Type

             Employment

              Value Added

             Output


Direct Effect

             1,207.6

              $48,853,834.46

             $280,128,028.48


Indirect Effect

             175.5

              $14,145,085.64

             $29,461,849.99


Induced Effect

             201.2

              $12,183,791.84

             $23,104,749.66


Total Effect

             1,584.3 

              $75,182,711.94

             $332,694,628.13