I'm Bruce Clevenger and I've worked for OSU Extension, Defiance County since 1994. Defiance County has 263,168 acres with 79% (209,000 acres) used for Agriculture. Crop production is our major farm cash receipt with soybeans and corn generating 69% of the total cash receipts. I invite you to contact me with questions.
Who was the County Ag Agent in 1918, 1960, or 1990? Answer.
The Ag and Food Economic Sector
#1 employer in Defiance County and #2 contributor to the Gross County Product. It's a $287 Million Industry.
Regional Corn Production
What is the potential corn supply in the Defiance Region for Ethanol Production? A 50-mile radius from Defiance could yield nearly 182 Million bushels annually. Click to see details.
Agricultural Facts about Defiance County, OH
|Crop||Acres||2021 County Yields||5-Year Ave (2021)|
|Beef Cattle (12/21)||10,200|
|Milk Cows (12/21)||4,500|
2021 Cash Receipts from Marketing
Download an MS Excel spreadsheet containing Ag Statistics data from 1987-2009.