Edwards County

292 farms accounting for 394,445 acres

$151.7 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture 

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF EDWARDS COUNTY

15 Edwards County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain farming
  • Vegetable and melon 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
  • Soybean and other oilseed processing
  • Animal, except poultry, slaughtering
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Sawmills
  • Landscape and horticultural services

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

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

Impact Type             

Employment              

Value Added                   

Output

Direct Effect

488.1

$56,787,389.00

$439,785,385.00

Indirect Effect

223.9

$15,119,785.00

$35,042,566.00

Induced Effect

128.6

$7,461,731.00

$14,475,275.00

Total Effect

840.6

$79,368,904.00

$489,303,226.00