Douglas County

945 farms accounting for 210,676 acres

$43.8 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF DOUGLAS COUNTY

24 Douglas 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
  • Commercial logging
  • Commercial hunting and trapping
  • Dog and cat food manufacturing
  • Frozen specialties manufacturing
  • Dehydrated food products manufacturing
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Cookie and cracker manufacturing
  • Roasted nuts and peanut butter manufacturing
  • Breweries
  • Farm machinery and equipment manufacturing
  • Veterinary services
  • Landscape and horticultural services
2017 FULL REPORT FOR DOUGLAS COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR DOUGLAS COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR DOUGLAS COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR DOUGLAS COUNTY

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

Impact Type              

Employment             

Value Added                  

Output

Direct Effect

1,783.0

$98,253,088.00

$399,067,153.00

Indirect Effect

415.6

$28,898,353.00

$59,807,243.00

Induced Effect

334.8

$21,122,519.00

$38,414,241.00

Total Effect

2,533.4

$148,273,959.00

$497,288,637.00