What’s Your State’s 5 Most Profitable Commodities? (2)

April 11, 2019 02:00 PM
 
Check out each of the 50 states to see which five commodities provide the highest number of sales, as well as how your state stacks up in your favorite commodity.

Check out each of the 50 states to see which five commodities provide the highest number of sales, as well as how your state stacks up in your favorite commodity.

Hawaii

  1. Fruits, tree nuts and berries $144,161,000
  2. Nursery, greenhouse, floriculture and sod $100,381,000
  3. Vegetables, melons, potatoes and sweet potatoes $85,211,000
  4. Grains, oilseeds, dry beans and dry peas $83,475,000
  5. Aquaculture $74,001,000

Idaho

  1. Milk from cows $2,330,865,000
  2. Cattle and calves $1,787,255,000
  3. Vegetables, melons, potatoes and sweet potatoes $1,147,097,000
  4. Grains, oilseeds, dry beans and dry peas $1,049,101,000
  5. Other crops and hay $922,356,000

Illinois

  1. Grains, oilseeds, dry beans and dry peas $13,255,017,000
  2. Hogs and pigs $1,739,444,000
  3. Cattle and calves $826,851,000
  4. Nursery, greenhouse, floriculture and sod $363,107,000
  5. Milk from cows $350,038,000

Indiana

  1. Grains, oilseeds, dry beans and dry peas $6,728,274,000
  2. Poultry and eggs $1,357,590,000
  3. Hogs and pigs $1,354,270,000
  4. Milk from cows $708,425,000
  5. Cattle and calves $510,529,000

Iowa

  1. Grains, oilseeds, dry beans and dry peas $13,539,549,000
  2. Hogs and pigs $7,796,511,000
  3. Cattle and calves $4,760,338,000
  4. Poultry and eggs $1,579,664,000
  5. Milk from cows $868,320,000

Kansas

  1. Cattle and Calves $10,914,404,000
  2. Grains, oilseeds, dry beans and dry peas $6,058,037,000
  3. Hogs and pigs $711,689,000
  4. Milk from cows $591,154,000
  5. Other crops and hay $259,723,000

Kentucky

  1. Grains, oilseeds, dry beans and dry peas $1,870,668,000
  2. Poultry and eggs $1,310,132,000
  3. Cattle and calves $1,002,387,000
  4. Horses, ponies, mules, burros and donkeys $465,774,000
  5. Tobacco $351,234,000

Louisana

  1. Grains, oilseeds, dry beans and dry peas $1,302,199,000
  2. Poultry and eggs $648,163,000
  3. Other crops and hay $426,157,000
  4. Cattle and calves $256,959,000
  5. Cattle and calves $256,959,000

Maine

  1. Vegetables, melons, potatoes and sweet potatoes $221,265,000
  2. Milk from cows $134,560,000
  3. Nursery, greenhouse, floriculture and sod $71,401,000
  4. Aquaculture $64,070,000
  5. Fruits, tree nuts and berries $51,510,000

Maryland

  1. Poultry and eggs $1,180,970,000
  2. Grains, oilseeds, dry beans and dry peas $575,218,000
  3. Nursery, greenhouse, floriculture and sod $230,493,000
  4. Milk from cows $174,468,000
  5. Cattle and calves $75,040,000

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