Republic County Ag Impact 2017

Estimated Economic Impact of Agriculture, Food, and Food Processing Sectors – http://agriculture.ks.gov/docs/default-source/ag-marketing/county-ag-stats/county-stats-2017/republic-ag-contribution-2017.pdf

575 farms accounting for 361,076 acres

$197.3 million in crop and livestock sales in 2012

Data according to the USDA 2012 Census of Agriculture

CENSUS OF AGRICULTURE OVERVIEW OF REPUBLIC COUNTY

17 Republic 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
  • All other crop farming
  • Beef cattle ranching and farming, including feedlots and dual-purpose ranching and farming
  • Poultry and egg production
  • Animal production, except cattle and poultry and eggs
  • Bread and bakery product, except frozen, manufacturing
  • Frozen cakes and other pastries manufacturing
  • All other food manufacturing
  • Sawmills
  • Farm machinery and equipment manufacturing
  • Veterinary services
  • Landscape and horticultural services

Republic Ag Contribution 2017
2016 FULL REPORT FOR REPUBLIC COUNTY
2015 FULL REPORT FOR REPUBLIC COUNTY
2014 FULL REPORT FOR REPUBLIC COUNTY

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

Impact Type
Employment
Value Added
Output
Direct Effect 757.0 $45,282,175.00 $197,493,698.00
Indirect Effect 252.8 $16,089,860.00 $30,144,037.00
Induced Effect 215.8 $11,689,053.00 $22,941,444.00
Total Effect 1,225.6
$73,061,087.00
$250,549,179.00