Written by Jonathan Eisenthal
How important are export markets to Minnesota farmers?
- $539.5 million in annual sales of grain and grain products
- $1.2 billion in total economic output generated
- $381.7 million of the Gross State Product (GSP)
- 3,988 Minnesota jobs supported by export sales
(source: Value of Trade Study, 2014, US Grains Council)
“We have grown a tremendous crop this year,