Special Report

Most Important Agricultural Product From Each State

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41. South Dakota: Corn
> Value of most important product: $2.2 billion
> Total crop production: $10.2 billion (4th largest)
> Pct. of workforce in agriculture: 11.2% (12th largest)
> Other major crops: Cattle, soybeans, and sunflower

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42. Tennessee: Soybeans
> Value of most important product: $805.1 million
> Total crop production: $3.6 billion (22nd smallest)
> Pct. of workforce in agriculture: 2.7% (18th smallest)
> Other major crops: Cattle, chickens, and corn

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43. Texas: Cattle
> Value of most important product: $7.4 billion
> Total crop production: $25.4 billion (20th smallest)
> Pct. of workforce in agriculture: 2.5% (3rd largest)
> Other major crops: Chickens, corn, and sorghum

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44. Utah: Cattle
> Value of most important product: $415.1 million
> Total crop production: $1.8 billion (21st smallest)
> Pct. of workforce in agriculture: 2.6% (14th smallest)
> Other major crops: Corn, cherries, and peaches

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45. Vermont: Cattle
> Value of most important product: $62.7 million
> Total crop production: $776.1 million (12th largest)
> Pct. of workforce in agriculture: 5.8% (9th smallest)
> Other major crops: Maple Syrup and apples

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