Ness County

523 farms accounting for 668,404 acres

$60.78 million in crop and livestock sales in 2017

Data according to the USDA 2017 Census of Agriculture 

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF NESS COUNTY

17 Ness 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
Commercial logging
Farm machinery and equipment manufacturing
Forestry, forest products, and timber tract production
Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
Grain farming
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
Veterinary services


2020 FULL REPORT FOR NESS COUNTY
2019 FULL REPORT FOR NESS COUNTY
2018 FULL REPORT FOR NESS COUNTY
2017 FULL REPORT FOR NESS COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR NESS COUNTY 
2015 FULL REPORT FOR NESS COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR NESS COUNTY

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

Contribution Type        

Employment             

Value Added                   

Output

Direct Effect

570

$24,100,000

$107,800,000

Indirect Effect

86

$6,500,000

$16,400,000

Induced Effect

51

$3,600,000

$6,800,000

Total Effect

707

$34,300,000

$131,000,000