Tennessee agriculture commodities include soybeans, corn, cotton, tobacco and wheat. Here are some facts and stats about which counties grow which crops, how many acres are grown and how many bushels are harvested.

tennessee top crops infographic

Livestock also plays an important role in Tennessee agriculture, as beef cattle is the state’s top agricultural commodity, and Tennessee ranks second in the nation in meat goat production. Broilers (chickens raised for meat), dairy and swine round out the state’s top livestock.

Tennessee top livestock

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