Celebrating Minnesota Agriculture

Agriculture is Minnesota’s second-largest industry, behind manufacturing. Agriculture represents over 342,000 jobs (10% of Minnesota jobs) and billions of dollars in our state.

Whether you live in the city or country, it’s a sure bet many of your friends or neighbors rely on agriculture for jobs.


What is it?

What Is It?
  • Answer
  • Sunflower - Minnesota is the nation's 6th-largest sunflower-producing state. Sunflower seed can be crushed for oil, used for birdseed or for a variety of food products.



Soybeans: 1 acre of soybeans can produce 82,368 crayons.


What do you get when you cross a cow with a trampoline?

  • Answer
  • A milkshake!