Ellis County

603 farms accounting for 501,699 acres

$65.01 million in crop and livestock sales in 2017

Data according to the USDA 2017 Census of Agriculture

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF ELLIS COUNTY

24 Ellis 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
Fluid milk 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
Meat processed from carcasses
Oilseed farming
Other animal food manufacturing
Other snack food manufacturing
Poultry and egg production
Rendering and meat byproduct processing
Roasted nuts and peanut butter manufacturing
Support activities for agriculture and forestry
Vegetable and melon farming
Veterinary services

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

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

Contribution Type         

Employment             

Value Added                 

Output

Direct Effect

1,087

$30,200,000

$112,500,000

Indirect Effect

170

$11,100,000

$28,600,000

Induced Effect

200

$12,900,000

$25,100,000

Total Effect

1,457

$54,200,000

$166,200,000