Agricultural Development in Marathon County Wisconsin
Identify the major agricultural products of the county in which you live or another county that you would like to learn about.
Provide data and discussion concerning the major agricultural products. Was and/or is farming important to your chosen county?
How much of the economy is agricultural? Where are these products sold - within the country, the entire state, or beyond? Are most of the farmers in your area specialized? Why or why not? Are most part-time or full-time farmers? What are some dominant features of the agricultural landscape of your area? And most important, from an economic perspective, how important is farming to this county? Be sure to include data to back up your claims.