Washington– Organic Ag by the Numbers
- posted on: August 15, 2014
- posted by: 21 Acres
Published by WSU’s Green Times; July 2014
When it comes to organic farm gate value (the total value of products when they leave the farm), Washington ranks #2 in the United States at $291 million – California is #1 and Oregon is #3. More than 50 percent of Washington’s organic farm gate sales come from tree fruit. Eastern Washington has the highest number of ogranic farms in the state. The graphic shows the counties with most organic farms east and west of the Cascades. Find more organic ag by numbers here.