Top Ten Rankings

Top 10 Rankings - By County
2019 Corn Production
County Production (1,000 bushels)
Kossuth 61,593
Plymouth 50,320
Pottawattamie 48,253
Crawford 47,992
Woodbury 43,961
Webster 42,100
Buchanan 41,655
Franklin 41,559
Carroll 40,100
Fayette 39,763
2019 Soybean Production
County Production (1,000 bushels)
Kossuth 11,656
Pottawattamie 10,710
Woodbury 8,670
Crawford 8,639
Benton 8,564
Sioux 8,314
Shelby 7,878
Sac 7,715
Jasper 7,553
Cherokee 7,536
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:
2017 Hogs & Pigs Marketed
County Marketed during 2017 (head)
Washington 3,945,063
Lyon 3,896,247
Sioux 3,291,664
Hamilton 2,274,212
Plymouth 2,110,780
Carroll 1,727,747
Buchanan 1,625,095
O'Brien 1,489,880
Kossuth 1,460,387
Hardin 1,398,698
2017 Cattle & Calves Sold for Slaughter
County Marketed during 2017 (head)
Sioux 352,857
Lyon 161,301
Dubuque 83,357
Plymouth 82,175
Delaware 82,065
Carroll 71,127
Jackson 60,681
Woodbury 55,464
Pottawattamie 49,215
Clinton 48,175
2017 Sheep & Lambs Marketed
County Marketed during 2017 (head)
Sioux 36,124
Plymouth 6,966
Lyon 5,379
Washington 4,820
Jefferson 4,625
O'Brien 4,511
Johnson 4,057
Fayette 3,856
Poweshiek 3,714
Sac 3,667

Last Modified: 12/17/2020