Russell County

500 farms accounting for 492,456 acres

$50.05 million in crop and livestock sales in 2017

Data according to the USDA 2017 Census of Agriculture 

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF RUSSELL COUNTY

20 Russell 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
Breweries
Commercial hunting and trapping
Commercial logging
Farm machinery and equipment manufacturing
Forestry, forest products, and timber tract production
Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
Grain farming
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
Vegetable and melon farming
Veterinary services


2018 FULL REPORT FOR RUSSELL COUNTY
2017 FULL REPORT FOR RUSSELL COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR RUSSELL COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR RUSSELL COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR RUSSELL COUNTY

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

Contribution Type        

Employment             

Value Added                     

Output

Direct Effect

680

$39,000,000

$221,100,000

Indirect Effect

138

$9,300,000

$26,400,000

Induced Effect

45

$2,900,000

$5,800,000

Total Effect

863

$51,200,000

$253,300,000