January 1, 2016

Laurel County Farm Data

Number of Farms: 1,006 (24th)
Total Farm Acres: 96,054 (67th)
% Area Farm Acres: 34.4% (91st)
Total Ag Sales: $15,278,000 (71st)

Corn Acres: 1,526 (76th) Sales: $836,000 (74th)
Wheat Acres: 52 (80th) Sales: $0
Soybean Acres: 262 (92nd) Sales: $153,000  (89th)
Tobacco Acres: 254 (67th) Sales: $960,000 (60th)
Vegetables/Melons Acres: 92 (20th) Farms: 26 Sales: $303,000 (23rd)
Fruit/Berries/Tree Nuts Farms: 20 (16th) Sales: $104,000 (19th)
Hay Acres: 26,038 (33rd) Sales: $2,601,000 (16th)
Poultry Number: 1,979 (52nd) Sales: $40,000 (46th)
Cattle Number – All Types: 21,148 (40th)
Beef Cattle Sales: $7,109,000 (48th)
Milk Sales: $177,000 (50th)
Hogs Number: 4,135 (11th) Sales: $1,270,000 (12th)
Sheep/Goats Number Sheep: 490 Number Goats: 772  Sales: Not Reported
Horses/Mules Number: 1,900 (39th) Sales: $212,000 (39th)
Aquaculture Sales: $0


On-Farm Jobs: 2,050 (33rd) % of Workforce: 6.9% (89th)
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Extension office: http://laurel.ca.uky.edu

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