This layer shows the estimated agricultural use of pesticide compounds for counties in the contiguous lower 48 states. Total pesticide use was calculated per area and for area in agricultural land. Additional layers for glyphosate, metolachlor, atrazine, acetochlor, 2,4-D were also calculated and available in the maproom as separate layers!
This layer displays the value of agricultural products sold directly for human consumption. This figure includes sales from roadside stands, farmers’ markets, pick-your-own sites, etc.