1,012 farms accounting for 255,404 acres

$75.73 million in crop and livestock sales in 2017

Data according to the USDA 2017 Census of Agriculture 

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF JEFFERSON COUNTY

24 Jefferson County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

All other crop farming
Animal production, except cattle and poultry and eggs
Animal, except poultry, slaughtering
Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots and dual-purpose ranching and farming
Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
Breweries
Commercial hunting and trapping
Commercial logging
Dairy cattle and milk production
Forestry, forest products, and timber tract production
Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
Fruit farming
Grain farming
Greenhouse, nursery, and floriculture production
Landscape and horticultural services
Oilseed farming
Other animal food manufacturing
Other snack food manufacturing
Poultry and egg production
Roasted nuts and peanut butter manufacturing
Support activities for agriculture and forestry
Tree nut farming
Vegetable and melon farming
Veterinary services
 

2020 FULL REPORT FOR JEFFERSON COUNTY
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Jefferson County

Contribution of Agriculture and Agriculture Related Industries to the Jefferson County Economy

Contribution Type       

Employment             

Value Added                

Output

Direct Effect

1,160

$37,400,000

$181,000,000

Indirect Effect

180

$9,400,000

$26,500,000

Induced Effect

20

$1,500,000

$2,900,000

Total Effect

1,360

$48,300,000

$210,400,000