Harper County

482 farms accounting for 506,006 acres

$109.6 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF HARPER COUNTY

19 Harper County Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors:

  • Oilseed farming
  • Grain farming
  • Vegetable and melon farming
  • Fruit farming
  • Tree nut farming
  • Greenhouse, nursery, and floriculture production
  • Cotton farming
  • All other crop farming
  • Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots and dual-purpose ranching and farming
  • Dairy cattle and milk production
  • Poultry and egg production
  • Animal production, except cattle and poultry and eggs
  • Commercial logging
  • Commercial hunting and trapping
  • Animal, except poultry, slaughtering
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • Farm machinery and equipment manufacturing
  • Veterinary services
2018 FULL REPORT FOR HARPER COUNTY
2017 FULL REPORT FOR HARPER COUNTY
2016 FULL REPORT FOR HARPER COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR HARPER COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR HARPER COUNTY

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

Impact Type             

Employment              

Value Added                  

Output

Direct Effect

647.0

$33,559,821

$173,298,735

Indirect Effect

212.8

$14,062,849

$27,321,641

Induced Effect

43.7

$2,928,962

$5,251,559

Total Effect

903.5

$50,551,631

$205,871,934