Agriculture & Technology
The long growing season and the irrigated land make the High Ground region ideally suited for the growing of any number of crops. Some of the best quality corn used in corn chip production is grown in the region. A variety of vegetables, in addition to all major field crops, are produced in the High Ground. The well-suited conditions provide excellent potential for the development of high value specialty crops in the area.
More than 25 crop varieties are produced commercially in the High Ground region. Primary crops include wheat, sorghum, corn, sugar beets, hay, soybeans, cotton and vegetables.