Asotin County, a land of wheat fields, highland pastures and forested mountains, is located in the
southeastern corner of Washington. The name "Asotin" is a Nez Pierce Indian word meaning "Eel Creek."
the county was created by act of the Washington Territorial Legislature on October 27, 1883.
1956 bulletin from the County Agricultural Data Series created by NASS, then known as the Crop and Livestock
Reporting Service. Links are to different chapters within the bulletin and are in Adobe PDF format.