Agriculture

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Los Angeles County Information

California remained the No. 1 state in cash farm receipts in 2009, with its $34.8 billion in revenue representing 12.3 percent of the U.S. total. The state accounted for 16.5 percent of national receipts for crops, and 6.5 percent of the U.S. revenue for livestock and livestock products.

Value of agricultural production, 2010: $189,560,000 (state ranking: 32nd)

Top Five Crops, by Value, 2010

  • Woody Ornamentals……$71,698,100
  • Vegetable Crops……..$29,639,000
  • Bedding Plants………$24,549,000
  • Nursery Products…….$15,415,000
  • Fruits & Nuts……….$13,009,000

County Agricultural Commissioner

12300 Lower Azusa Rd., Arcadia, CA 91006
Phone: (626) 575-5451 Fax: (626) 350 -3243
Web site: acwm.co.la.ca.us

U.C. Cooperative Extension County Farm Advisor

4800 E. Cesar E. Chavez Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90022
Phone: (323) 260-2267 Fax: (323) 260 -5208
Web site: celosangeles.ucdavis.edu E-mail: celosangeles@ucdavis.edu

U.S. Department of Agriculture Service Center

44811 N. Date Ave., Ste. B, Lancaster, CA 93534 -3152
Phone: (661) 942-9549 Fax: (661) 942 -5503