Ellis County

645 farms accounting for 496,526 acres

$99.6 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF ELLIS COUNTY

19 Ellis County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain 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
  • Commercial logging
  • Commercial hunting and trapping
  • Animal, except poultry, slaughtering
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Other snack food manufacturing
  • Breweries
  • Food product machinery manufacturing
  • Veterinary services
  • Landscape and horticultural services

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

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

Impact Type              

Employment             

Value Added                 

Output

Direct Effect

915.6

$25,779,387.00

$97,841,779.00

Indirect Effect

218.7

$12,239,706.00

$23,451,617.00

Induced Effect

211.8

$11,760,957.00

$24,017,705.00

Total Effect

1,346.0

$49,780,049.00

$145,311,101.00