Agriculture is one of the region’s most important industries. In Spokane County alone, it generates $587 million in annual economic impact and supports 1,576 jobs*.
Let’s take a look at some facts and figures from the agriculture industry:
Greater Spokane Incorporated’s Agri-Business Council convenes agriculture industry leaders quarterly for an informational program, and also hosts Spokane Ag Expo and Pacific Northwest Farm Forum each year.
*Source: U.S. Department of Agriculture and Washington State Department of Agriculture