lmpact of Agriculture on Manitowoc County
Agriculture works hard for Manitowoc County every day. Family-owned farms, food processors and agriculture-related businesses generate thousands of jobs and millions of dollars of economic activity while contributing to local income and tax revenues.
Manitowoc County is an agricultural powerhouse. The county is home to about 110,000 dairy cattle compared to approximately 81,000 people. Dairy farms of all sizes dot the rural landscape. Herd sized range from fewer than 20 cows to more than 5,000 c