Brown County

510 farms accounting for 311,595 acres

$131.8 million in crop and livestock sales in 2017

Data according to the USDA 2017 Census of Agriculture

25 Brown 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
Dog and cat food manufacturing
Farm machinery and equipment manufacturing
Food product machinery manufacturing
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 BROWN COUNTY
2019 FULL REPORT FOR BROWN COUNTY
2018 FULL REPORT FOR BROWN COUNTY
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2016 FULL REPORT FOR BROWN COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR BROWN COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR BROWN COUNTY

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

Impact Type              

Employment              

Value Added                  

Output

Direct Effect

1,271

$150,600,000

$623,100,000

Indirect Effect

456

$38,600,000

$88,800,000

Induced Effect

239

$18,600,000

$35,400,000

Total Effect

1,966

$207,900,000

$747,400,000