Cloud County

461 farms accounting for 321,962 acres

$80.04 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF CLOUD COUNTY

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

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain farming
  • Vegetable and melon farming
  • Fruit 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
  • Animal, except poultry, slaughtering
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Sawmills
  • All other industrial machinery manufacturing
  • Veterinary services
  • Landscape and horticultural services
2017 FULL REPORT FOR CLOUD COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR CLOUD COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR CLOUD COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR CLOUD COUNTY 

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

Impact Type               

Employment              

Value Added                 

Output

Direct Effect

567.8

$34,358,124.00

$138,255,354.00

Indirect Effect

158.6

$10,701,393.00

$22,103,087.00

Induced Effect

157.6

$8,823,138.00

$17,061,471.00

Total Effect

884.0

$53,882,656.00

$177,419,912.00