Meade County

407 farms accounting for 587,924 acres

$233.4 million in crop and livestock sales in 2017

Data according to the USDA 2017 Census of Agriculture

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF MEADE COUNTY

22 Meade County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

All other crop farming
Animal production, except cattle and poultry and eggs
Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots and dual-purpose ranching and farming
Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
Commercial hunting and trapping
Commercial logging
Dairy cattle and milk production
Farm machinery and equipment manufacturing
Forestry, forest products, and timber tract production
Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
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 MEADE COUNTY
2019 FULL REPORT FOR MEADE COUNTY
2018 FULL REPORT FOR MEADE COUNTY     
2017 FULL REPORT FOR MEADE COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR MEADE COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR MEADE COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR MEADE COUNTY

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

Impact Type              

Employment             

Value Added                  

Output

Direct Effect

675

$51,000,000

$236,000,000

Indirect Effect

242

$21,000,000

$49,600,000

Induced Effect

139

$10,200,000

$20,800,000

Total Effect

1,056

$82,300,000

$306,500,000