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Tatiara District Council area

Agriculture

In 2015/16, the total value of agricultural output in Tatiara District Council area was $243m. The largest commodity produced was Livestock slaughterings, which accounted for 35.5% of Tatiara District Council area’s total agricultural output in value terms.

Agricultural production is a very important contributor to Australia's economy, and is a key industry in many rural and regional areas, as well as some outer metropolitan areas.

The data presented here are sourced from the 2015-16 Agricultural Census, run by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data show the gross value of agricultural commodities in broad categories, measured across two Agricultural Census periods.

Agriculture value data should be viewed in conjunction with the Industry Sector Analysis page for the Agriculture sector, which has modelled estimates of the size of the industry on an annual basis. The Employment Locations page will show where agricultural activity is taking place and the Workforce Profiles section will reveal the characteristics of agricultural workers.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) - Value of Agricultural Commodities Produce 2015-16

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Value of agricultural production
Tatiara District Council area2015/16
Commodity
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$%Regional SA%Tatiara District Council area as a % of Regional SA
Cereal crops18,108,0977.522.91.4
Other broadacre crops9,482,8303.96.52.5
Nurseries & cut flowers1,423,1220.60.46.0
Crops for Hay26,687,16911.04.510.2
Vegetables42,817,48117.65.712.9
Citrus fruit--------
Grapes (wine and table)19,864,2698.28.44.1
Other fruit8290.00.90.0
Nuts--------
Wool31,307,35812.97.67.1
Milk6,581,6642.73.63.1
Eggs196,5730.10.31.1
Livestock slaughterings86,135,91935.532.54.6

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Value of Agricultural Commodities Produced, Australia, 2015-16. Cat. No. 7503.0

Value of agricultural production 2015/16
Value of agricultural production 2015/16 Cereal crops, Regional SA: 22.9% Other broadacre crops, Regional SA: 6.5% Nurseries & cut flowers, Regional SA: 0.4% Crops for Hay, Regional SA: 4.5% Vegetables, Regional SA: 5.7% Grapes (wine and table), Regional SA: 8.4% Other fruit, Regional SA: 0.9% Wool, Regional SA: 7.6% Milk, Regional SA: 3.6% Eggs, Regional SA: 0.3% Livestock slaughterings, Regional SA: 32.5% Cereal crops, Tatiara District Council area: 7.5% Other broadacre crops, Tatiara District Council area: 3.9% Nurseries & cut flowers, Tatiara District Council area: 0.6% Crops for Hay, Tatiara District Council area: 11.0% Vegetables, Tatiara District Council area: 17.6% Grapes (wine and table), Tatiara District Council area: 8.2% Other fruit, Tatiara District Council area: 0.0% Wool, Tatiara District Council area: 12.9% Milk, Tatiara District Council area: 2.7% Eggs, Tatiara District Council area: 0.1% Livestock slaughterings, Tatiara District Council area: 35.5%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Value of Agricultural Commodities Produced, Australia, 2015-16. Cat. No. 7503.0
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