New Hampshire is the 5th smallest by land area and the 9th least populous of the 50 United States. Concord is the state capital, while Manchester is the largest city in the state and in northern New England, including Vermont and Maine. It has no general sales tax, nor is personal income (other than interest and dividends) taxed at either the state or local level.
The Bureau of Economic Analysis estimates that New Hampshire’s total state product in 2014 was $66 billion, ranking 40th in the United States. Median household income in 2008 was $49,467, the seventh highest in the country. Its agricultural outputs are dairy products, nursery stock, cattle, apples and eggs.
The mission of the New Hampshire Department of Agriculture, Markets & Food is to promote agriculture in the public interest and to serve farmers and consumers in the marketplace. The department assures safe and healthy food supplies, provides accurate information on prices and availability of farm commodities and crops and develops markets for the state’s farmers.
New Hampshire Made: New Hampshire’s leading promoter of great things made here. It’s Mission is to strengthen New Hampshire’s state economy by increasing the awareness of and demand for New Hampshire made products and services, and providing the support programs local businesses need to grow.
New Hampshire’s Premier Expo: The Made In NH “Try It & Buy It” Expo is the only Expo that showcases the wide variety of quality products and services made right here in the Granite State.