Corn

7%

Top Commodities of Texas:

Dairy Products

​10%

Texas leads the nation in 

cattle, cotton, hay, ​​sheep, ​​

goats ​​and ​​mohair ​production.

The U.S. is the largest exporter of farm products, which account for about 35% of farm income.

Broilers

​10%

What's the Dirt?

Sorghum

​3%

Nursery

​10%

It's not just "cows, sows and plows." Science plays a vital role in discovering solutions that enable crops to grow and combat the stresses of drought, floods, diseases, and pests. 

Texas Conservation Association for Water and Soil

​​​​​1 in every 7 working

Texans is employed in the agriculture industry.

​​​​​​​​​WHAT IS AGRICULTURE?

Cotton

​14%

Cattle

46%​

The economic impact of the food and fiber industry totals $100 billion annually.