Agriculture

Iredell County’s rich farmland supports nearly 1,000 farms and sustains the greatest concentration of dairy production in North Carolina. Iredell County also houses regional milling facilities and fertilizer manufacturers.

Top 5 Employers

CompanySectorEmploymentWebsite
Bay State MillingFlower milling1-99bay state
Rocky Creek VeterinaryDairy1-99Rocky Creek
Southern Farming AssociationDairy Farms1-99
Perdue FarmsFarm1-99Perdue Farms
Crop ProductionAgriculture1-99

Source: Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW), Bureau of Labor Statistics