Learn more about Ohio’s top agricultural commodities, based on cash receipts.
According to the Ohio Soybean Council, there are 26,000 soybean farmers in Ohio, the state ranks sixth in the nation in soybean production and the annual economic impact from soybean production is $5.3 billion. Soybeans brought the state $2.6 billion in annual cash receipts.
FARM FACT: Soybeans are an important ingredient in crayons. In fact, just 1 acre of soybeans can make 82,368 crayons.