Arizona Agriculture Facts-AZ Farm Bureau
Arizona ranks second in the U.S. in head lettuce, leaf lettuce, romaine lettuce, cauliflower and broccoli
Arizona has more than 15,400
farms and ranches
across the state.
is Arizona's leading agricultural product.
Arizona produces enough beef
annually to feed over 4.6 million Americans.
215 pairs of jeans can be produced from 1 bale of cotton
grown in Arizona.
Yuma, Arizona is the winter lettuce capital
of the world.
Nationally, Arizona ranks second in the production of lemons
, third in
In 2010, there was an average of 177,000 milk cows
in Arizona with a yearly milk production of 23,441 pounds per cow.
Arizona has a $12.4 billion
Arizona apple growers produce 94.5 million pounds of apples