Certified organic operations in Nebraska sold $96 million in organic products in 2016, up 33% from 2015, according to the 2016 Certified Organic Survey conducted by USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. The number of certified organic operations in Nebraska totaled 162, up 1% from 2015, on 107,371 acres.
The survey is a census of all known U.S. farmers and ranchers with certified organic production in 2016. The survey collected acreage production, and sales data for a variety of certified organic crop and livestock commodities.
This report comes from UNL CropWatch.