Top Ten Rankings

Top 10 Rankings - By County
2017 Corn Production
County Production (1,000 bushels)
Kossuth 63,323
Pottawattamie 46,399
Sioux 46,121
Crawford 45,273
Clinton 41,342
Franklin 41,109
Benton 41,002
Plymouth 40,715
Buchanan 40,415
Hardin 40,137
2017 Soybean Production
County Production (1,000 bushels)
Kossuth 13,030
Plymouth 11,536
Pottawattamie 11,010
Sioux 9,988
Woodbury 9,876
Webster 9,152
Crawford 9,067
Benton 9,052
O'Brien 8,621
Jasper 8,480
January 1, 2018 Milk Cow Inventory
County Inventory (head)
Sioux 26,500
Dubuque 19,900
Winneshiek 16,100
Allamakee 13,000
Clayton 12,000
Delaware 11,500
Lyon 10,500
O'Brien 8,900
Fayette 8,700
Osceola 5,100
The following commodities are available by County through the Census only:
2012 Hogs & Pigs Marketed
County Marketed during 2012 (head)
Sioux 3,201,399
Washington 2,355,836
Lyon 2,139,782
Plymouth 1,924,023
Hamilton 1,619,549
Hardin 1,451,386
Kossuth 1,350,407
Buena Vista 1,310,795
O'Brien 1,193,027
Carroll 1,070,438
2012 Cattle & Calves Sold for Slaughter
County Marketed during 2012 (head)
Sioux 352,485
Lyon 128,321
Carroll 97,570
Dubuque 69,064
Woodbury 64,783
Plymouth 58,645
Delaware 54,588
Mitchell 50,847
Pottawattamie 47,713
Jackson 47,334
2012 Sheep & Lambs Marketed
County Marketed during 2012 (head)
Sioux 37,139
Plymouth 9,847
Lyon 6,963
Davis 5,970
Washington 4,348
Fayette 4,310
Cherokee 4,139
Johnson 3,969
O'Brien 3,946
Marshall 3,868

Last Modified: 05/17/2018