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Meat, Poultry & Livestock

Broilers, cattle and calves, turkeys and hogs are among Virginia’s top commodities. Broilers (chickens) are ranked as Virginia’s number one agricultural commodity, generating $649,000,000 in cash receipts. Cattle and calves represent Virginia’s second leading commodity in the Commonwealth and are responsible for $434,000,000 in cash receipts. Turkeys are ranked fourth and hogs are ranked 14th among Virginia’s top twenty commodities.













Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services
Virginia Grown | 102 Governor Street | Richmond, Virginia 23219
Phone: 804.225.3663 | Fax: 804.371.7786