Agriculture is the #1 industry in Skagit County with 93,000 acres of active farmlands. The Skagit Maritime Valley is home to 90 different crops from blueberries, raspberries, strawberries to specialty potatoes, jonagold apples, and green peas. The Valley has numerous dairy & cheese farms along with ranches offering homegrown ranch meat. Fisheries is also an important industry in Skagit County. Our bountiful Salish Sea is famous for Wild Salmon, Halibut, Dungeness Crab, and Oysters.
Whether you are stopping at a farmer’s stand, visiting a working farm, or dining in one of our local restaurants, the bounty of the Skagit Valley will make your taste buds come alive. Savor the Skagit Valley!