Ellsworth County

435 farms accounting for 381,185 acres

$51.6 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF ELLSWORTH COUNTY

16 Ellsworth 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
  • Poultry and egg production
  • Animal production, except cattle and poultry and eggs
  • Other chemical and fertilizer mineral mining
  • Animal, except poultry, slaughtering
  • Bread and bakery product, slaughtering
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Farm machinery and equipment manufacturing
  • Veterinary services
2017 FULL REPORT FOR ELLSWORTH COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR ELLSWORTH COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR ELLSWORTH COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR ELLSWORTH COUNTY

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

Impact Type               

Employment             

Value Added                 

 Output

Direct Effect

609.0

$30,242,695.00

$136,498,225.00

Indirect Effect

106.5

$6,976,537.00

$14,497,919.00

Induced Effect

100.8

$4,863,121.00

$9,833,196.00

Total Effect

816.2

$42,082,353.00

$160,829,340.00