Welcome to the County of Berks
Agricultural Facts

The 2017 USDA Agricultural Census data for Berks County is summarized in the County Profile. The complete 2017 USDA Agricultural Census data may be found here.


The agricultural commodities are Berks County are diverse, with top leading sectors as follows:

(1) nursery, greenhouse, Christmas trees, and sod; 

(2) poultry and eggs;

(3) milk from cows

                                                                                            Information from USDA 2017 Census of Agriculture


USDA Census of Agriculture National Agriculture Statistics Service

Find full agricultural census data and other information here.


2017 Berks County Food Access Study

Maps and info on food deserts, food outlets distribution, and an interactive farmers' market map