Gray County

418 farms accounting for 547,153 acres

$939.4 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF GRAY COUNTY

16 Gray County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain farming
  • Vegetable and melon farming
  • Greenhouse, nursery and floriculture production
  • Cotton farming
  • 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
  • Bread and bakery product manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Farm machinery and equipment manufacturing
  • Lawn and garden equipment manufacturing
  • Veterinary services
  • Landscape and horticultural services
2017 FULL REPORT FOR GRAY COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR GRAY COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR GRAY COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR GRAY COUNTY

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

Impact Type             

Employment             

Value Added                     

Output

Direct Effect

835.8

$141,230,931.00

$594,314,497.00

Indirect Effect

568.5

$51,629,188.00

$88,529,932.00

Induced Effect

325.0

$21,195,472.00

$39,709,223.00

Total Effect

1,729.3

$214,055,591.00

$722,553,652.00