Agriculture’s Impact on Mendocino County

The total gross agricultural value for all commodities produced in 2021 was $200,556,316, which represents a 10% decrease compared to the 2020 value of $222,875,410. Wine grapes were back on top as the leading commodity, with a value of $84,484,842, a decrease of 28.2%. Fruits and nuts combined totaled $96,478,985, an increase of 3.9%. Agricultural production, excluding timber, totaled $133,427,635. Timber was the second leading commodity, with a gross “at mill” value of $67,128,681, a 28.5% decrease over the previous year’s total of $93,855,560. Mendocino County ranked 7th in the State in timber volumes and produced roughly 4.8% of the State’s total timber harvest in 2021.

For more information about Mendocino County agriculture and to view current and past crop reports, please visit the Mendocino County Agricultural Department .