The Food and Fiber System and Production Agriculture's Contributions to the Texas Economy

Date of Publication
December 7, 2021
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Production agriculture in Texas ranked fourth in 2019 among all states in cash receipts and is one component of the larger food and fiber system that serves Texas' 29 million consumers as well as millions of consumers beyond the state. The production, processing, distribution, and consumption activities associated with meeting these consumer needs provide the impetus for significant economic activity contributing to the state's economy. (4 pages).

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