Butler County

1,353 farms accounting for 768,149 acres

$282.34 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF BUTLER COUNTY

21 Butler 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
  • 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
  • Breweries
  • Wineries
  • Fertilizer mixing
  • Veterinary services
  • Landscape and horticultural services

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

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

Impact Type                

Employment            

Value Added                   

Output

Direct Effect

2,210.2

$104,974,029.00

$365,009,551.00

Indirect Effect

784.7

$25,260,334.00

$61,815,444.00

Induced Effect

356.4

$21,618,404.00

$40,925,080.00

Total Effect

3,351.3

$151,852,766.00

$467,750,075.00