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     2006 Guide To
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              Today’s Reports for Tomorrow’s Decisions
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labor, farm numbers, and agricultural chemical usage.                   Most estimates are subject to revision, if necessary, when the next
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                                                                        re-evaluation of previous survey data when making current
An abundance of agricultural information is available to data users     estimates to improve survey to survey relationships.
through our programs. In addition to the information above,
estimates on more specialized commodities, including hop stocks,        Understanding USDA Crop Forecasts
mink, cherries, cranberries, lentils, and peppermint oil are also       The publication describes the statistical methodology used by the
available. The information is geared toward producers and can           National Agricultural Statistics Service to prepare the crop
help them plan planting, feeding, breeding, and marketing               forecasts to give users of the data a better understanding. This is
programs. The data are also used by agricultural organizations,         followed by a similar description of the world agriculture supply
services, businesses, trade groups, and financial institutions to       and demand estimates prepared by the WAOB. This publication
determine demand for inputs, resources, transportation, and             is also available in Spanish, Russian and Chinese. To obtain a
storage-related crop and livestock products. Data are used to           copy of this publication call Customer Service at 1-800-727-9540
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Contents
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NASS on the World Wide Web . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2                      Rice Stocks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
CD-ROM Products . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3             Usual Planting and Harvesting Dates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
General Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4           World Agricultural Supply & Demand Estimates . . . . . . . . . 12
Agricultural Chemicals and Pest Management                                                      WASDE Crop, Livestock, & Dairy Estimates . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     Field Crops . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5        Fruits, Nuts and Vegetables Agricultural Practices
     Fruits . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5        Cherry Production . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     Restricted Use Pesticides . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                     Citrus Fruits 2006 Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     Nursery and Floriculture . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                    Cranberries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     Vegetables . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5            Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     Postharvest Applications . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                    Mushrooms . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
     Dairy Cattle and Dairy Facilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                         Vegetables . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
     Sheep and Sheep Facilities . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                        Vegetables 2005 Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Aquaculture                                                                                     Livestock
     Catfish Processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                Cattle . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
     Catfish Production . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                U.S. Cattle Supplies and Disposition . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
     Trout Production . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                Equine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
     Census of Aquaculture . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                   Hogs and Pigs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Census of Agriculture                                                                                U.S. Hog Breeding Herd Structure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
     Introduction and Background . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                        Livestock Slaughter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
     Volume 1, Geographic Area Series . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6                            Livestock Slaughter 2005 Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
     Highlights & Profiles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7                   Meat Animals: PDI . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
     Volume 2, Subject Series . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7                      Sheep and Goats . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
     Volume 3, Special Studies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                  Poultry
     Related Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                Broiler Hatchery . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Dairy                                                                                                Hatchery Production 2005 Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
     Dairy Products . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8              Poultry Production and Value 2005 Summary . . . . . . . . 15
     Dairy Products 2005 Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                           U.S. Broiler Industry Structure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
     Milk Production . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                 U.S. Broiler and Egg Production Cycles . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
     Dairy Products Prices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                   Chickens and Eggs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
     U.S. Dairy Herd Structure . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                     Chickens and Eggs 2005 Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
Demographics                                                                                         Egg Products . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
     Farm Labor . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8              Poultry Slaughter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
     Farm Computer Usage and Ownership . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                                 Poultry Slaughter 2005 Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
     Childhood Agricultural Injuries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                         Turkeys: Hatchery & Raised . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
     Adult Agricultural Injuries . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                Final Estimates Statistical Bulletins . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
Economics                                                                                       Specialty Agriculture
     Agricultural Land Values & Cash Rents . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                               Cold Storage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
     Agricultural Prices . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                 Capacity of Refrigerated Warehouses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
     Agricultural Prices 2005 Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                            Honey . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
     Farm Production Expenditures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                          Mink . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
     Farms, Land in Farms & Livestock Operations . . . . . . . . 9                                   Floriculture Crops 2005 Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
Field Crops                                                                                          Nursery Crops 2003 Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
     Crop Production . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10             Other Reports
     Crop Production 2005 Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                             Agricultural Statistics Book 2006 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
     Acreage . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11            Price Reaction Reports . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
     Prospective Plantings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                    Livestock Track Records . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
     Small Grains . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11               Historical Track Records . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
     Winter Wheat Seedings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                 NASS and WAOB Periodicals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
     Cotton Ginnings . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11             NASS Contact Names and Phone Numbers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19
     Crop Progress . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11           Index of Estimates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
     Crop Values . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11           NTIS Order Form . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30
     Grain Stocks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
     Hop Stocks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     National Hop Report . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                   For assistance with e-mail delivery, please call 607-255-5406
     Peanut Stocks and Processing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                            or e-mail help@usda.mannlib.cornell.edu.
     Potato Stocks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     Potatoes 2005 Summary . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12


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                                                                      Another method for customers to access crops county data is via
NASS on the World Wide Web                                            pre-extracted files. The pre-extracted data files, in Comma-
                                                                      Separated Value (CSV) format, are available for the current year,
NASS has a homepage on the World Wide Web that provides               as well as historic years. These files were extracted from the Quick
easy access to the wide range of information and data produced.       Stats and contain total crop and cropping practices for each county.
Through the homepage, you can obtain copies of all reports
described in this catalog, commodity and price specialists, and       District forecasts are also available for selected States during the
more.                                                                 current year. From the Agricultural Statistics Data Base "Quick
                                                                      Stats" page, click on District forecasts to access this data.
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on Publication, then Contacts.

NASS Customer Service
NASS operates an information center, staffed 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.                              Data Users Meetings
ET Monday-Friday, to assist you with accessing reports and data                               Give Us Your Feedback!
via the Internet, or printed copies. Please call 1-800-727-9540.          NASS sponsors annual U. S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
                                                                          data users meetings in Chicago to solicit comments and suggestions
Agricultural Statistics Data Base (Quick Stats)                           from users of statistical and economic reports issued by NASS,
                                                                          World Agricultural Outlook Board, Economic Research Service,
U.S. and State information, published in NASS national reports,           Foreign Agricultural Service, and Agricultural Marketing Service.
is available in an online database via the Internet FREE OF
                                                                          These meetings provide an open forum where representatives of
CHARGE. The database allows custom extracts based on
                                                                          the data programs are available to answer questions about their
commodity, year, State, and other selection criteria and produces         agency's current programs and receive public suggestions for
an output file compatible for updating databases and                      possible changes.
spreadsheets for selected commodities. The database can be
accessed from the NASS Homepage at:                                       Proceedings are prepared from some of the meetings and provided
http://www.nass.usda.gov and select “Quick Stats”.                        to the participants.

County level data are also available via Quick Stats. The data            These meetings are announced on the Internet at the NASS Homepage
include the total crops for each county and breakouts for irrigated       http://www.nass.usda.gov under “News and Coming Events” as soon
                                                                          as they are scheduled for the upcoming year.
and non-irrigated practices for many crops, for selected States.
The database allows custom extracts based on commodity, year,             Written comments concerning the data users meetings, questions, or
selected counties within a State, or all counties in one or more          requests for additional information are welcomed. Please direct
States. The county data include totals for the Agricultural               comments or questions to Lynda Ford USDA-NASS, Room 5433
Statistics Districts (county groupings) and the State. The                South Building, Washington, DC 20250-2000. Phone (202) 720-3896,
download data files contain planted and harvested area, yield per         fax (202) 720-3578, or e-mail lynda_ford @nass.usda.gov.
acre, and production.


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                                                                                          NASS Products and Services
                                                                            Dakota and the newest state Wisconsin, beginning in the years
                 CD-ROM Products                                            indicated on the map graphic. Partial coverage is available for
                                                                            Missouri. To obtain a copy, contact NASS Customer Service at 1-
                                                                            800-727-9540 or visit the Cropland Data Layer website at
Agricultural Statistics Book 2006 CD-ROM. April 2006. Order                 http://www.nass.usda.gov/research/Cropland/SARS1a.htm
#ZAG-2006CD, $28.00. Agricultural Statistics is published each
year to meet the diverse need for a reliable reference book on
agricultural production, supplies, consumption, facilities, costs and
returns, land resources, farm programs, crop insurance, crop loans,
etc. The publication contains 10 years of U.S. data and 3 years of
State data covering a wide variety of agricultural facts through the
2005 production year. A comprehensive statistical report
(approximately 500 pages) containing current and historical
agricultural data, updated annually. Statistics cover grain and feed;
cotton, tobacco, sugar crops, and honey; oilseeds, fats, and oils,
vegetables and melons; fruits, tree nuts, and horticultural
specialties; hay, seeds and minor field crops; cattle, hogs, and
sheep; dairy and poultry statistics; farm resources, income, and
expenses; taxes, insurance, credit and cooperatives; stabilization
and price-support programs; consumption; fertilizers and
pesticides; and more.

2002 Census of Agriculture CD-ROM Census CD-ROM Order
#AC2002-CD-VOL1, $50.00. The 2002 Census of Agriculture
State and county data are provided in this CD-ROM. The CD
includes software and manipulable data files. It also includes
Adobe Acrobat Portable Document Format (PDF) files of the
printed reports for each State and the U. S. Summary. Generalized,
digital cartographic boundary files of state- and county-level
geographic areas for which 2002 Census of Agriculture data are
reported. The cartographic boundary files can be used with
Geographic Information System (GIS) software as a base for
medium to small-scale thematic mapping. Metadata files for the
cartographic boundary files are included.

Cropland Data Layer CD-ROM. NASS is pleased to offer this
Geographic Information System (GIS) product in the public domain
and more specifically to those involved in the agricultural sector of
the nation’s economy. The Cropland Data Layer (CDL) products
are the final mosaicked output of NASS’ Cropland Data Layer
Program. A crop specific categorization created using Landsat 5
Thematic Mapper (TM) data and, for three states, a combination
of TM and Advanced Wide Field Sensor (AWiFS) data are
available on the CD-ROM’s for each state. A new one-time project
sponsored by Towson University covering 10 states in the
Chesapeake Bay watershed was released for crop year 2002. The
ten states include: Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey,
New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Virginia
and West Virginia Each set includes software for image browsing,
a digital categorized geo-referenced image of the state and
associated accuracy statistics. The images are available in
GeoTIFF and ERDAS Imagine’s .IMG formats, for easy importing
into most commercial GIS and image processing packages.
Precision referenced and mosaicked images are available for
Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Mississippi, Nebraska, North




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For Your Information                                                                                Parents, Educators, Kids!        Meet Stanley Stat and
Informative agency publications and items, other than the NASS                                     Pie Chart Pam! Check it out on the Internet
Reports Collection, are available to you just for asking.                                          http://www.nass.usda.gov; select NASS KIDS.
Call 1-800-727-9540 to request a copy.                                                             Includes games, trivia data, teacher resources, lesson
                                                                                                   plans, and more. English and Spanish. This site was
          Fact Finders of U.S. Agriculture - Discusses the                                        designed and made available on the Internet to create
        organization of the National Agricultural Statistics                                       awareness and generate interest in agriculture and
        Service, the importance of agricultural information, the                                   agricultural statistics for the younger audience.
        history of agricultural statistics, the NASS estimating
        program, the 5-year Census of Agriculture, the integrity of                                   New Lesson Plans - K - 12: The Lesson Plans are
        estimates, assistance to other organizations and other                                     geared around the Census of Agriculture for grades K
        topics.                                                                                    through 12. We hope to convey to students excitement
                                                                                                   about the important role of statistics in American
         Monthly Ag Facts Newsletter - Compendium of recent                                       agriculture. You may obtain free Lesson Plans from our
        reports highlighting current agriculture situation. Access                                 website also. See Ag For Teachers at the address below:
        the newsletter on the Internet http://www.nass.usda.gov;                                   http://www.nass.usda.gov/nasskids/resources/resou
        s e l e c t “P u b l i c a t i o n s ” ; s e l e c t “S t a t i s t i c a l                rces.htm.
        Highlights/Newsletter”; and then select “Monthly Ag
        Newsletter”.                                                                            Survey Assistance to Other Organizations
           NASS Electronic Information - Welcome to NASS -                               In addition to the many statistical activities directly related to its
        - “Get Plugged In” - - A brochure designed as a guide to                          mission, NASS conducts surveys for and lends technical expertise
        assist users accessing the NASS information on the                                to other Federal agencies, State governments, and private
        Internet. Also discusses the various ways of obtaining                            organizations on a reimbursable basis.
        other electronic information from NASS.
                                                                                          NASS provides support and assistance in the areas of questionnaire
         State Statistical Offices’ Publication Listing - A listing                      and sample design, data collection and editing, analysis of survey
        of the publications containing valuable State agricultural                        results, and training. For further information contact the Survey
        information from the NASS’s 46 field offices (FO’s).                              Administration Branch at 202-720-2248.
        This listing also discusses the State office e-mail
        subscription process for receiving the reports                                         NASS International Program Activities
        electronically.
                                                                                          NASS technical support is not confined to the domestic sphere
         Statistical Highlights - An annual publication that                             since Agency specialists frequently provide assistance and training
        brings together current economic and statistical                                  to other countries to help establish or improve their agricultural
        information on agriculture in a single summary report.                            statistics programs.

           Quick Facts - A series of individual brochures                                NASS has been involved in international training and technical
        containing colorful charts, numbers, and graphs that                              assistance activities for over 40 years. Assistance and training are
        provide an overview of the subject matter at a quick                              provided to technical staff in other countries for improvement of
        glance. These brochures were prepared as a follow-on                              individual skills and survey methodology to provide more reliable
        series to the 2002 Census of Agriculture. See list below.                         and timely agricultural information. NASS participates in
                                                                                          reimbursable international training and technical assistance because
            Farm and Ranch Irrigation Operators                                           they:
            Black or African American Farm and Ranch Operators
            Women in Agriculture                                      Allow for improvement of USDA’s own assessment of food
                                                                                          1.
            Hispanic Farm and Ranch Operators                         and fiber production capabilities and levels in foreign
            Asian Farm and Ranch Operators                            countries;
            Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders             2. Assist the U.S. Government’s efforts to help developing
            American Indian or Alaska Native Farm and Ranch           countries improve institutions that can help eliminate hunger
                                                                      and poverty; and
         Vegetation Imagery Maps - For your information and 3. Develop NASS’s human resources by exposure to other
        use, these high resolution colored maps covering major        cultures and work situations.
        field crops are available from the NASS homepage at For further information contact the NASS International Programs
        www.nass.usda.gov; Select “Statistical Research” and Office at 202-720-4505.
        locate the maps of choice and download to a color printer.



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                        Data Products                                       treated for oranges treated with pesticides following harvest. Data
                                                                            is for the 2003 production year.
NASS can prepare data to meet user specifications. Sponsors must
reimburse all costs for specially prepared work. For further                Postharvest Applications: 2003 Corn and Soybeans Summary.
information, call the NASS Data Lab at 202-720-5414.                        Order # ZPF-2004, $25.50. Chemical application rates and
                                                                            quantity treated for corn and soybeans treated with pesticides
                                                                            following harvest. Data is for the 2002 production year.

          Agricultural Chemicals &                                          Postharvest Applications: 2002 Apples and Pears Summary.
                                                                            Order # ZPF-2003, $25.50. Chemical application rates and
              Pest Management                                               quantity treated for apples and pears treated with pesticides
                                                                            following harvest. Data is for the 2001 production year.
Agricultural Chemical Usage. 3 issues. Order # SUB-PCU-
4027. 1 yr, $75.00.    Prices are subject to change. 2006
subscription includes:                                                      2001 Dairy Cattle and Dairy Facilities. Order # ZLC-2002,
                                                                            $25.50. Summary of information on chemical applications to
2005 Field Crops Summary: May 17. Available as a separate                   Dairy Cattle and associated cattle structures/facilities.
issue of the above subscription, Order # ZCU-2006, $33.00.
Chemical application rates and acres treated, 2005 crop by State            2000 Sheep and Sheep Facilities. Order # ZLS-2001, $25.50.
and U.S. for corn, upland cotton, oats, and fall potatoes. Data will        Summary of information on chemical applications to sheep and
also be published on pest management practices utilized.                    associated sheep structures/facilities.

2005 Fruit Summary: July 26. Order # ZFU-2006, $51.00.
Chemical application rates and acres treated for selected 2005 fruit                               Aquaculture
crops in major producing States. (alternate years with vegetables).
                                                                            Catfish. 12 monthly processing issues plus two production issues.
Restricted Use Pesticides Management 2005 Summary. October 4.               Order # SUB-PCF-4024. 1 yr, $90.00. Prices are subject to
Available as a separate issue of the above subscription, Order #            change.
ZUP-2006, $25.50. Chemical application rates and acres treated
for restricted use pesticides for selected field and fruit crops in         Catfish Processing: Jan 20, Feb 21, Mar 21, Apr 21, May 22, Jun
major producing States. This report is a summary of the restricted          21, Jul 21, Aug 21, Sep 21, Oct 23, Nov 21, Dec 21. Processors’
use pesticide ingredients reported in the previous two issues of            monthly reports on farm-raised catfish. Round weight purchased,
“Agricultural Chemical Usage” for field crops, on an alternating            prices paid, inventory, quantity sold, price, imports, and exports.
basis either fruits or vegetables, and applicable livestocks chemical
use reports.                                                                Catfish Production: Feb 1, Jul 26. February 1 issue contains
                                                                            grower inventory and sales numbers by size groups for 15 selected
2003 Nursery and Floriculture Summary. Order # ZND-2004,                    States. July 26 issue includes data for major States (AL, AR, LA,
$51.00. The nursery and floriculture chemical use program                   and MS) only.
estimates chemical use in six states for production in 2003. The
estimates include, by active ingredient, to what and where the              Trout Production. February 24. Order # ZTP-2006, $23.00.
chemicals were applied, amount of chemicals applied, rate of                Number of operations, grower sales, and fish losses for selected States.
application, method of application and who made the application,
and pest management practices used on operations.
                                                                                      2002 Census of Agriculture
2004 Vegetables Summary: Order # ZVU-2005, $51.00.
Chemical application rates and acres treated for selected 2004
                                                                            The Census is conducted every 5 years to obtain agricultural
vegetable crops in major producing States. (alternate years with
                                                                            statistics for each county, State, and the Nation.
fruits).
                                                                            The Census is the leading source of statistics about the Nation’s
Postharvest Applications: 2005 Peanuts Summary.
                                                                            agricultural production and the only source of consistent,
 March 29. Order # ZPF-2006, $25.50. Chemical application
                                                                            comparable data at the county, State, and national levels. The
rates and quantity treated for peanuts treated with pesticides              Census is authorized by law under Title 7, U.S. code, and is
following harvest. Data is for the 2004 production year.                    conducted in close cooperation with the Nation’s agricultural user
                                                                            groups and farmer organizations.
Postharvest Applications: 2004 Oranges Summary. Order
# ZPF-2005, $25.50. Chemical application rates and quantity                 The Census includes all places from which $1,000 or more of
                                                                            agricultural products were produced and sold, or normally would
                                                                            have been sold, during the census year.

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Special Studies and Censuses are conducted as follow-on programs        cartographic boundary files can be used with Geographic
to the Census. They include a Farm and Ranch Irrigation Survey,         Information System (GIS) software as a base for medium to small-
an Agricultural Economics and Land Ownership Survey, a Census           scale thematic mapping. Metadata files for the cartographic
of Horticultural Specialties, and a Census of Aquaculture.              boundary files are included.

Volume 1, Geographic Area Series                                        State and County Data. Separate State reports display statistics
                                                                        for the entire State and every county or equivalent. The United
CD-ROM Census CD-ROM, Order # AC2005-CD-VOL1,                           States Summary provides national data and selected data for each
$50.00. The Census of Agriculture State and County Data are             State. Data include number of farms; farm characteristics;
provided in this CD-ROM. The CD includes software and                   livestock, poultry, and their products; crops; irrigation; operator
manipulable data files. It also includes Adobe Acrobat Portable         characteristics; ownership; income; production expenses; chemical
Document Format (PDF) files of the printed reports for each State       use; land use; and more. Reports cover 2002, with comparative
and the U. S. Summary. Generalized, digital cartographic                data for previous census years. Additional reports are presented for
boundary files of state- and county-level geographic areas for          Puerto Rico, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, the Commonwealth of
which 2002 Census of Agriculture data are reported The                  Northern Mariana Islands, and American Samoa. Available on
                                                                        Internet (www.nass.usda.gov) and CD-ROM. The reports are also
                                                                        available in printed form. Each State’s order number and price
                                                                        information is listed on page 7.




                            The 2002 Census of Agriculture Results are Here!
                            The Census of Agriculture provides consistent, comparable, detailed data for every
                            county and State in the Nation.

 The census provides the official facts representing all U.S. producers and commodities.
 First time census information is now available on:
       • Computer/Internet usage                  • Acres treated with manure
       • Production contracts/landlord shared     • Grain storage capacity
       • Multiple operators per farm              • New commodities (bison, deer, elk, lama, emus, and ostriches)
       • More detailed farm-related income        • Certified organic acreage
       • Cattle on feed inventory
       • Aquatic plants

 Data are now available at www.nass.usda.gov. For updates on the census of agriculture and other NASS programs
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                                             United States           AC2005-A51                          $44.00
State            Order Number   Price
                                             Puerto Rico             AC2005-A52                          $22.00
Alabama            AC2005-A1    $41.00       Guam                    AC2005-A53                           $6.50
Alaska             AC2005-A2    $19.00       U.S. Virgin Islands     AC2005-A54                           $6.50
Arizona            AC2005-A3    $25.00       American Samoa          AC2005-A55                           $6.50
Arkansas           AC2005-A4    $42.00       Northern Marianas       AC2005-A56                           $6.50
California         AC2005-A5    $42.00       Full Set                AC2005-VOL1                        $842.00

Colorado           AC2005-A6    $39.00
Connecticut        AC2005-A7    $24.00
Delaware           AC2005-A8    $22.00                         Highlights and Profiles
Florida            AC2005-A9    $41.00
Georgia            AC2005-A10   $57.00       State and County Highlights. Presents basic data from the
                                             Census of Agriculture including farms by size, land use, market
Hawaii             AC2005-A11   $22.00       value of sales, operator characteristics, livestock and poultry
Idaho              AC2005-A12   $34.00       inventories, and major crops for every county and by State. Data
Illinois           AC2005-A13   $49.00
Indiana            AC2005-A14   $49.00       provided for the current and previous Census years. Available on
Iowa               AC2005-A15   $49.00       the Internet.

Kansas             AC2005-A16   $51.00       State and County Profiles. Based on results of the Census of
Kentucky           AC2005-A17   $56.00       Agriculture, describes changes in several key agricultural statistics
Louisiana          AC2005-A18   $41.00       also provides the rank of each county in the State and the Nation
Maine              AC2005-A19   $26.00       in crop acreage, livestock inventories, and sales. Graphics
Maryland           AC2005-A20   $28.00       included. Available on the Internet.
Massachusetts      AC2005-A21   $25.00
Michigan           AC0205-A22   $47.00                        Volume 2, Subject Series
Minnesota          AC2005-A23   $46.00
Mississippi        AC2005-A24   $45.00       ZIP Code and Congressional District (108th Congress)
Missouri           AC2005-A25   $54.00       Tabulations. Census CD-ROM disc. Order # AC2005–CD-
                                             ZCCD, $25.00. Presents agricultural statistics by five-digit postal
Montana            AC2005-A26   $38.00
                                             ZIP Code and Congressional district (108th Congress) in two
Nebraska           AC2005-A27   $49.00
Nevada             AC2005-A28   $25.00       separate files, for all farms in all 50 States. Tables show the total
New Hampshire      AC2005-A29   $24.00       market value of products sold and the number of farms by size for
New Jersey         AC2005-A30   $28.00       land in farms, cropland harvested, selected crops, and inventory
                                             of cattle, calves, hogs, and pigs. Crops vary by State, and tables
New Mexico         AC2005-A31   $32.00       show number of farms by acres harvested for commodities such as
New York           AC2005-A32   $40.00       tobacco, cotton, soybeans for beans, peanuts for nuts, and land in
North Carolina     AC2005-A33   $51.00       orchards.
North Dakota       AC2005-A34   $38.00
Ohio               AC2005-A35   $48.00
                                             Agricultural Atlas of the United States. Order # AC2005-SU-
Oklahoma           AC2005-A36   $45.00       1, $25.00. Features 276 thematic maps highlighting agricultural
Oregon             AC2005-A37   $33.00       activities and characteristics such as farm number and size,
Pennsylvania       AC2005-A38   $42.00       selected crops harvested, livestock and poultry inventories and
Rhode Island       AC2005-A39   $22.00       number sold, agricultural sales, production expenses, land use,
South Carolina     AC2005-A40   $35.00       irrigation patterns, fertilizer and chemical use, and machinery and
                                             equipment on farms. Displays some changes from 1997-2002.
South Dakota       AC2005-A41   $40.00
                                             Covers the United States, States, and counties. All maps are
Tennessee          AC2005-A42   $48.00
Texas              AC2005-A43   $64.00       available on the Internet and a subset of 60 maps are in a printed
Utah               AC2005-A44   $29.00       report.
Vermont            AC2005-A45   $24.00
                                             Census of Agriculture History. Order # AC2005-SU-4,
Virginia           AC2005-A46   $50.00       $25.00. Provides a description of the planning and conduct of the
Washington         AC2005-A47   $33.00       2002 Census of Agriculture. It explains the history of the
West Virginia      AC2005-A48   $36.00       agriculture census, farm definition, data collection and processing,
Wisconsin          AC2005-A49   $43.00       data dissemination, research, and the census of agriculture in
Wyoming            AC2005-A50   $26.00       outlying areas. Available on the Internet and as a printed report.




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                Volume 3, Special Studies                                 Jan 18, Feb 17, Mar 17, Apr 18, May 17, Jun 16, Jul 18, Aug 17,
                                                                          Sep 18, Oct 18, Nov 17, Dec 18. Number of milk cows,
Farm and Ranch Irrigation Survey. Order # AC2005-SP-1,                    production per cow, and total milk production during preceding
$25.00. Displays results from a sample survey of farm and ranch           month, for major States and U.S. in all issues.
operators who reported using irrigation in the 2002 Census.               .
Includes acres irrigated; yields of specified crops; method of            January, April, July, October: Number of milk cows and
distribution; quantity and source of water used; number and depth         production, quarterly, by States and U.S.
of wells; pumps used in moving water; energy use; and
expenditures for maintenance and investments for each State, 20           February: Number of milk cows, production per cow, and milk
water resources areas, and the United States. Includes some               production revised by months, 2004 and 2005 by States and U.S.
comparative data from 1998. Available on the Internet and as a            Number of milk cow operations and licensed dairy herd by State
printed report.                                                           and U.S.

2005 Census of Aquaculture. Fall 2006. Order # A2006-SP-3,                Milk Production, Disposition, and Income 2005 Summary: April
$25.00. Provides data on size of operation, methodology, sales            27. Also available as a separate report, Order # ZMP-2006,
by category, losses, irrigation, and other topics. Available on the       $23.00. Annual number of milk cows, production per cow, and
Internet and as a printed report.                                         production for the year by State and U.S. 2004-05. Amount of
                                                                          milk used on farms and amount sold, cash receipts, and value of
1998 Census of Horticultural Specialties. Order # AC97-SP-2,              production by State and U.S.
$25.00. Presents tabulations on number of establishments, value
of sales, type of horticultural products, and other data items for        Dairy Products Prices. Weekly on Friday, U.S. Cheddar cheese,
horticultural operations. Covers the United States, each State, and       butter, nonfat dry milk, and dry whey prices and sales volumes.
leading counties. Available on Internet and as a printed report.
                                                                          Regional Cheddar cheese prices and sales volumes.
1999 Agriculture Economics and Land Ownership Survey
                                                                          U.S. Dairy Herd Structure. September 26, 2003. Provides
(AELOS). Order # AC97-SP-4, $25.00. Provides data for land
                                                                          information on the makeup of the U.S. dairy herd by size of
ownership, production and capital expenses, farm acres, farm debt,
and farm related incomes at the U.S. Regional and State levels.           operation and location. This is available on the Internet only and
                                                                          is being provided to the dairy industry and data users to aid in
                                                                          understanding structural changes that have occurred within the
                      Related Services                                    industry.
Agriculture Research Laboratory. Provides access and analysis
of microdata for each State by researchers desiring to explore
relationships among agricultural variables relevant to                                        Demographics
environmental, resource management, and productivity trends and
developments. For information, call 202-720-5414 or                       Farm Labor. 4 issues. Order # SUB-PFL-4014. 1 yr, $45.00.
e-mail nass@nass.usda.gov.                                                Prices are subject to change.

                                                                          February 17, May 19, August 18, November 17. Regional and
                            Dairy                                         national data for hired workers, hours worked, and wage rates at
                                                                          the U.S. level are published quarterly. Estimates are made in
Dairy Products. 12 issues plus annual summary. Order # SUB-               January, April, July, and October for the week including the 12th
PDP-4017. 1 yr, $83.00. Prices are subject to change.                     of the month. Selected annual average wage rates by States and
                                                                          hired worker numbers by region are published in November.
Jan 5, Feb 3, Mar 3, Apr 4, May 5, Jun 2, Jul 3, Aug 4, Sep 1, Oct
4, Nov 3, Dec 1. Production of butter, cheese, frozen products,           Farm Computer Usage and Ownership. Order # ZCO-
evaporated, condensed, and dry milk and whey products.                    2005, $8.00. Report of computer ownership and usage for farm
Shipments, stocks, and prices of dry milk and whey products,              businesses, including internet access. Comparison between
major States, and U.S.                                                    computer usage 1997, 1999, 2001, 2003, and 2005.

Dairy Products 2005 Summary: April 27. Also available as a                2001 Childhood Agricultural Injuries. Order # ZCA-2004,
separate issue, Order # ZDP-2006, $29.50. Summary of                      $8.00. National Institute of Occupational (NIOSH), an agency
production for manufactured dairy products for 2005 and revised           of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, sponsored
data for 2004.                                                            this survey to better understand the magnitude and scope of
                                                                          childhood agricultural injuries.
Milk Production. 12 issues plus supplement. Order # SUB-
PMP-4010. 1 yr, $68.00. Prices are subject to change.                     2001 Adult Agricultural Injuries. National Institute of
                                                                          Occupational (NIOSH), an agency of the Centers for Disease


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Control and Prevention, sponsored this survey to better                    Crop Production report. Value of all cattle and calves and sheep
understand the magnitude and scope of adult agricultural                   as of January 1, 2006; hogs and pigs as December 1, 2005 are
injuries. Available on the Internet only.                                  published in the Meat Animals Production, Disposition, and
                                                                           Income summary.

                        Economics                                          June 29: Revised marketing year average prices for sweet
                                                                           potatoes. Revised U.S. monthly prices, marketing year average
Agricultural Land Values and Cash Rents. 2006 Summary,                     prices, and marketing percents for wheat, barley, and oats.
August 4. Order # ZLR-2006, $23.00. State, regions, and U.S.
agricultural land values for January 1, 2006, with 2005 revisions.         July 31: Marketing year average prices for sugarbeets and
Estimates are on a per acre basis and include value of all land and        sugarcane. Marketing year average prices for cranberries and
buildings, cropland, and pasture. Cropland and pasture cash rents          revised monthly prices for fresh apples, peaches, grapes, and pears
per acre for selected States, regions, and U.S. Estimates are for          are published in the Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts Summary.
the 2006 crop or grazing year with revisions for 2005. Cash rents
on irrigated cropland for selected States.                                 August 31: Revised monthly prices, marketing year prices, and
                                                                           marketing percents for small grains, hay, and peanuts. Year-to-
Agricultural Prices. 12 monthly issues plus annual summary.                date U.S. monthly prices, marketing year average prices, and
Order # SUB-PAP-4026. 1 yr, $120.00. Prices are subject to                 marketing percents for rice.
change.
                                                                           September 28: Revised monthly prices, marketing year average
All issues present prices received by farmers for principal crops,         prices, and marketing percents for sorghum and soybeans.
livestock, and livestock products; indexes of prices received by           Revised U.S. monthly prices, marketing year average prices, and
farmers; parity prices; prices paid for feeder livestock; indexes of       marketing percents for corn, Austrian winter peas, dry edible peas,
prices paid by farmers; and livestock/poultry feed price ratios and        and lentils. Marketing year average prices and revised monthly
component prices.                                                          prices for citrus are published in Citrus Fruits Summary.
                                                                           Marketing year average and revised monthly prices for potatoes
January, April, July, October: Revised four-year historical series         are now published in the Potato Summary.
of prices received and prices paid indexes.
                                                                           October 31: Marketing year average prices for upland and
January 31: Also, a description of parity prices including:                American-Pima cotton; revised monthly prices for upland cotton
authority for, method of computation, and prices used in parity            and cottonseed and monthly marketings of upland cotton.
computations. Revised monthly prices for apples, peaches, pears,
grapes, and rice; marketing year average prices for rice and sweet         November 30: Revised monthly prices, marketing year prices, and
potatoes. Grazing fee rates on privately owned non-irrigated land          marketing percents for corn, dry beans, flaxseed, sunflower, and
for 17 western states.                                                     chickpeas.

February 28: Revised monthly and annual average prices for                 December 28: Marketing year average prices for hops. Prices
meat animals, potatoes and noncitrus fruits. Equivalent on tree            paid index for beef cattle production. Annual average prices paid
returns for selected fruit crops. Annual average prices received           for feeder livestock. Periodic features calendar of “Agricultural
for wool and mohair are published in January Sheep and Goat                Prices.”
publication.
                                                                           Agricultural Prices 2005 Summary: July 21. Also available as a
March 30: No special features.                                             separate issue of above subscription, Order # ZAP-2006, $51.00.
                                                                           Summary of indexes of prices received and paid by farmers; prices
April 28: Revised monthly and marketing year average prices                received for farm commodities by States and prices paid for
for poultry and eggs. Revised monthly and annual indexes of                production items by region and U.S., 2005 and earlier years.
prices paid by farmers. Average prices paid for feed, fuel, and
fertilizer published by U.S. and farm production or fertilizer             Farm Production Expenditures.          2005 Summary, August
region; retail seeds, agricultural chemicals, and new machinery for        3. Order # ZPE-2006, $25.50. Revised 2004 and preliminary,
U.S. only. Prices paid regions defined. Revised monthly prices for         2005: Estimates of farm production expenditures by U.S. farm
vegetables. Revised monthly and annual milk prices and fat tests           production regions, type of farm, and economic class for major
are published in Milk, Production, Disposition, and Income                 expenses.
Summary.
                                                                           Farms, Land in Farms, and Livestock Operations. January 31.
May 31: Historical monthly and marketing year average feed                 Order # ZFL-2006, $23.00. Number of farms in operation, land
price ratios. Monthly price revisions for 2004 for tobacco.                in farms, and average size (acreage) of farms during 2005, and
Market year average prices for tobacco are published in the May            revisions for 2004; individual States and U.S. totals. Selected
                                                                           States sales class estimates for number of farms and land in farms.

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The number of operations keeping cattle, beef cows, milk cows,            and 2005-06 citrus fruits; hops area strung for harvest by variety;
hogs and sheep by State and U.S. The number of operations and             papaya acreage and production; 2006 maple syrup production,
percent of inventory by size group is available for major States          2005 maple syrup price and value. Revisions for acreage, yield,
and U.S. Additional U.S. data includes the percent of U.S. hog            and production of 2005 sugarbeets and sugarcane. Revised
inventory raised under contract and the percent of milk production        planted and harvested acres, yield, and production for 2005 sweet
by size of operation. Prior to 2005, information concerning farm          potatoes. Revised 2005 maple syrup production, revised 2004
numbers was published in "Farm Numbers and Land in Farms."                maple syrup price and value.
Information on livestock operations was previously published in
individual commodity inventory reports.                                   July 12: Indicated area harvested, yield, and production as of July
                                                                          1 for winter wheat, Durum wheat, other spring wheat, oats, barley,
                                                                          flue-cured tobacco, and summer potatoes. Planted and harvested
                      Field Crops                                         area by State for dry edible peas, Austrian winter peas and lentils.
                                                                          Planted acres and indicated area harvested for fall potatoes.
Crop Production. 12 monthly issues plus annual summary and                Percent of acreage planted for 2006 fall potatoes by types (11
four supplements. Order # SUB-PCP-4019. 1 yr, $120.00.                    major States). Acreage entered for certified seed potatoes (fall
Prices are subject to change.                                             States). Indicated production of wheat by class, apricots, peaches,
                                                                          almonds, grapes (CA) and 2005-06 citrus fruits, papaya acreage
January 12: Hay stocks on farms December 1, 2005; indicated               and production. Objective survey data for winter wheat number
production of 2005-06 citrus fruits; papaya acreage and                   of heads per square foot.
production, and winter potatoes. Revised acreage, yield, and
production for 2005 spring potatoes.                                      August 11: Updated planted acreage - all crops, if changed;
                                                                          indicated area harvested, yield, and production as of August 1 for
February 9: Indicated production of 2005-06 citrus fruits; papaya         corn for grain, winter wheat, Durum wheat, other spring wheat,
acreage and production. Area harvested, yield, and production of          oats, barley, cotton, rice, hay, sorghum for grain, dry edible beans,
sugarcane for 2005.                                                       soybeans for beans, peanuts for nuts, tobacco (by class and type),
                                                                          sugarbeets, sugarcane for sugar and seed, and hops; indicated
March 10: Indicated production of 2005-06 citrus fruits; papaya           cottonseed production. Indicated U.S. production of wheat and
acreage and production. Area harvested, yield, and production of          rice by class, commercial apples, peaches, pears, grapes, olives
sugarcane for 2005.                                                       (CA), prunes and plums (ID, MI, OR, WA); papaya acreage and
                                                                          production. Revised acreage, yield, and production of tobacco
April 10: Indicated production of 2005-06 citrus fruits, papaya           Type 32 for 2005. Revised production of 2005-06 coffee.
acreage and production; area planted and harvested, yield, and            Objective survey data for winter wheat number of heads per
production of winter and spring potatoes. Revised production of           square foot. Indicated harvested acreage, yield and production of
2004-05 citrus fruits. Revised acreage, yield, and production of          ginger root (HI) for 2005-06. Planted acres by commercial class
2005 summer potatoes.                                                     for dry edible beans and planted acres for chickpeas.

May 12: Winter wheat indicated area harvested, yield, production,         September 12: Updated planted acreage - cotton, peanuts, and
and U.S. production by class as of May 1. Indicated area                  rice, if changed; indicated area harvested, yield, and production
                                                                          as of September 1 for corn for grain, cotton, rice, sorghum for
harvested, yield, and production for Durum wheat (AZ and CA)
                                                                          grain, soybeans for beans, peanuts for nuts, tobacco (by class and
and area planted, harvested, yield, and production of spring
                                                                          type), sugarbeets, sugarcane for sugar and seed; indicated
potatoes; indicated production of 2005-06 citrus fruits; papaya
                                                                          cottonseed production. Indicated U.S. production of rice by class,
acreage and production; Hay stocks on farms May 1. Monthly
                                                                          hazelnuts, and walnuts; papaya acreage and production. Revised
percent marketings of tobacco by farmers for 2005. Revised 2005           area planted and harvested, yield, and production of 2005 potatoes
tobacco acreage, yield, production, and price (by class and type).        (all seasons). Indicated area planted and harvested, yield and
Revised 2005 acreage, yield, production, and bales ginned of              production summer potatoes 2006, indicated area planted and
cotton. Revised 2005 and final revisions for 2004 production and          harvested fall potatoes 2006. Indicated production of 2006-07
disposition of cottonseed; revision of 2005 almond production.            California Navel oranges and revised U.S. 2004-05 and 2005-06
Revised acreage, yield, and production of 2005 crop bananas,              all orange crops. Objective survey data for selected States; corn
guavas, papayas, and taro. Objective survey data for cotton               plant populations and number of ears per acre, soybeans number
number of cumulative large bolls and harvest loss. Indicated 2005         of pods with beans per 18 square feet, and cotton cumulative boll
production of peaches (CA) and almonds (CA).                              counts.

June 9: Winter wheat indicated area harvested, yield, production,         October 12: Updated, planted acreage - dry edible beans, canola,
and U.S. production by class as of June 1; Durum wheat indicated          corn, sorghum, soybeans, and sunflower, if changed; indicated
area harvested, yield and production for AZ and CA; indicated             area harvested, yield, and production as of October 1 for corn for
production of peaches (CA, GA, SC), Bartlett pears (CA, OR,               grain, cotton, rice, sorghum for grain, hay, dry edible beans,
WA), sweet cherries (CA, OR, WA), apricots (CA), prunes (CA),             soybeans for beans, peanuts for nuts, sunflower, canola, tobacco


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(by class and type), sugarbeets, sugarcane for sugar and seed;               Prospective Plantings: March 31. Expected plantings as of
indicated cottonseed production. Indicated U.S. production of rice           March 1 for corn, all wheat, winter wheat, Durum wheat, other
by class, commercial apples, grapes, pecans, and 2006-07 citrus              spring wheat, oats, canola, barley, cotton, rice by length of grain,
fruits; papaya acreage and production. Revised peanut and                    all sorghum, sweet potatoes, dry edible beans, soybeans,
sunflower acreage, yield, and production for 2005. Revised                   sunflower, flaxseed, peanuts, and sugarbeets; acreage for harvest
acreage, yield, and production for winter potatoes. Objective                of hay, and tobacco (by class and type).
survey data for selected States; corn number of ears per acre,
soybean number of pod with beans per 18 square feet, and cotton              Small Grains 2006 Summary: September 29. Acreage, yield, and
cumulative boll counts.                                                      production of wheat, oats, barley, and rye for 2006, including
November 9: Indicated area harvested, yield, and production as               revised data for 2005 and U. S. production of wheat by class.
of November 1 for corn for grain, cotton, rice, sorghum for grain,           Objective survey data for Durum, other spring and winter wheat
soybeans for beans, peanuts for nuts, sugarbeets, and sugarcane              number of heads per square foot.
for sugar and seed; indicated cottonseed production. Planted
acres, indicated area harvested, yield, and production of fall               Winter Wheat Seedings: January 12. Seeded acreage of 2006
potatoes. Indicated area planted, harvested, yield, and production           winter wheat; seedings of Durum wheat (AZ and CA).
for dry edible peas, Austrian winter peas, and lentils. Percent of
2006 fall potatoes planted by variety. Indicated U.S. production of          Cotton Ginnings. 13 issues mailed approximately twice per
rice by class; papaya acreage and production. Revised acreage,               month during Aug-Mar ginning season, plus annual summary.
yield and production for dry edible peas, Austrian winter peas, and          Order # SUB-PCG-4021. 1 yr, $83.00. Prices are subject to
lentils for 2005. Objective survey data for selected States; corn            change.
plant population, number of ears, and row width distribution,
soybean row width distribution and number of pods with beans per             Jan 12, Jan 25, Feb 9, Mar 22, Aug 11, Sep 12, Sep 25, Oct 12,
18 square feet, and cotton cumulative large boll counts.                     Oct 25, Nov 9, Nov 24, Dec 11, Dec 22. Running bales ginned to
                                                                             date for all cotton and American-Pima cotton by State. County
December 11: Indicated area harvested, yield, and production as              ginnings, relating to first-of-month, are released with mid-month
of December 1 for cotton, sugarcane for sugar, sugarcane for                 State ginnings. The March report contains running bales ginned,
seed, sugarcane for sugar and seed, dry edible beans, and                    480-pound bales ginned, and average bale weight for 2005 by
chickpeas; also planted acreage and production by commercial                 State.
class for dry edible beans. Indicated production of cottonseed,
pecans, and 2006-07 citrus fruits; papaya acreage and production.            Cotton Ginnings 2005 Summary: May 12. Also available as
Revised acreage, yield, production, and production by commercial             separate issue, Order # ZCG-2006, $27.00. Running bales
class of dry edible beans for 2005. Revised sugarcane acreage,               ginned, 480-pound bales produced, average bale weight, and
yield, and production for 2005. Production of 2006-07 coffee.                number of active cotton gins by State and county for the ginning
Objective survey data for selected States; cotton cumulative large           period.
boll counts.
                                                                             Crop Progress. 35 issues, Mondays during growing season, Apr-
Crop Production 2005 Summary: January 12: Also available as                  Nov. Order # SUB-PCR-4018. 1 yr, $150.00. Prices are
a separate issue of the above subscription, Order # ZCC-2006,                subject to change. Issued weekly during the growing season; this
$33.00. Acreage, yield, and production data for 2005 and                     report lists planting, selected development stages, and harvesting
revised for 2004. Objective survey data for selected States; corn            progress and overall condition of selected crops in major
number of ears per acre, soybean number of pods with beans per               producing States. The data, summarized by crop and by State, are
18 square feet, and Durum and other spring wheat number of                   republished along with any corrections in the Weekly Weather and
heads per square foot. (State estimates for noncitrus fruits and nuts        Crop Bulletin.
are included in “Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts—Preliminary.”)

Acreage: June 30. Planted area by State for corn, soybeans, all                           Weekly Weather and Crop Bulletin
wheat, winter wheat, other spring wheat, Durum wheat, oats,                   Annual subscriptions: domestic first class $45, foreign $55
barley, rye, sorghum, rice by length of grain, peanuts, oil and non-          (in U.S. Funds by international money order or check drawn
oil sunflower, flaxseed, canola, rapeseed, safflower, mustard seed,           on U.S. bank) payable to U.S. Department of Commerce,
cotton, proso millet, dry beans, summer potatoes, sweet potatoes,             NOAA. Address to Weekly Weather and Crop Bulletin,
and sugarbeets; harvested area for corn for grain, soybeans for               NOAA/USDA, Joint Agri-Weather Facility, USDA South
beans, all wheat, winter wheat, other spring wheat, Durum wheat,              Building, Room 4441, Washington, DC 20250. Order
oats, barley, rye, sorghum for grain, rice by length of grain,                subscriptions from the office and address listed above. First
peanuts, oil and non-oil sunflower, flaxseed, canola, rapeseed,               class postage paid at Washington, DC, and additional
safflower, mustard seed, dry beans, summer potatoes, sweet                    mailing offices.
potatoes, and sugarbeets; harvested area only for all hay, alfalfa
hay, other hay, tobacco (by class and type), and sugarcane.                  Crop Values. 2005 Summary, February 15. Order # ZCV-2006,
Percent of area planted to biotechnology varieties in the U.S. and           $25.50. Marketing year average prices and value of production of
selected States for corn, soybeans, and upland cotton.                       principal crops, preliminary 2006 and revised 2005 and 2004.


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Note: State estimates for fruits and nuts are included in “Noncitrus        Potatoes 2005 Summary: September 21. Also available as a
Fruits and Nuts, Preliminary.” State estimates for vegetables are           separate issue of the above subscription, Order # ZPO-2006,
included in “Vegetables 2005 Summary.”                                      $23.00. Production, farm disposition, value, and stocks by States,
                                                                            and utilization of potatoes for the United States, 2005 crop.
Grain Stocks. 4 issues. Order # SUB-PGS-4015. 1 yr, $45.00.
Prices are subject to change.                                               Rice Stocks. 4 issues. Jan 12, Mar 31, Aug 30, Oct 27. Order
                                                                            # SUB-PRS-4004. 1 yr, $45.00. Prices are subject to change.
January 12: On and off farm stocks of all wheat, Durum wheat,               Rough and milled rice stocks on and off farms, December 1, 2005,
corn, sorghum, oats, barley, and soybeans on December 1, 2005,
                                                                            March, August, and October (CA only) by States; and stocks by
by States; revisions of all wheat, Durum wheat, corn, oats, barley,
                                                                            length of grain classes (five Southern States and CA). October
sorghum, soybeans, flaxseed, rye, and sunflower for 2005.
Number and capacity of off-farm storage facilities and capacity of          report is for CA only.
on-farm storage facilities on December 1, 2005. On and off farms
stocks of dry peas, lentils, Austrian winter peas, and chickpeas on         Usual Planting and Harvesting Dates. NASS handbook. Order
December 1, 2005 and revision for June 1, 2005 for the U.S.                 # HPH-97, $27.00. This handbook documents the usual planting
                                                                            and harvesting date for major field crops. Data are presented by
March 31: On and off farm stocks of all wheat, Durum wheat,                 States and commodities.
corn, sorghum, oats, barley, soybeans, and sunflower on March 1
by States and previous quarter revisions.                                   World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates. WAOB
                                                                            subscription. 12 issues. Order # SUB-WASDE-4041. 1 yr,
June 30: On and off farm stocks of all wheat, Durum wheat, corn,            $69.00. Issued monthly, WASDE provides the most current
oats, barley, sorghum, soybeans, flaxseed, canola, rapeseed, and            USDA forecasts of U.S. and world supply-use balances of
rye on June 1 by States and previous quarter revisions. On and off          major grains, soybeans and products, and cotton; and U.S. supply
farms stock of dry edible peas, lentils, Austrian winter peas, and          and use of sugar and livestock products.
chickpeas on June 1 for the U.S.
                                                                            WASDE Crop, Livestock, and Dairy Estimates. WAOB, two
September 29: On and off farm stocks of all wheat, Durum                    3.5" disks. Order # WAOB-95501, $45.00. All U.S. crop
wheat, corn, oats, barley, soybeans, sorghum, sunflower,                    estimates from the World Agricultural Supply and Demand
safflower, and mustard seed on September 1 by States and                    Estimates (WASDE) report for issues 1-296 (1973-94) and all
previous quarter revisions. Revised 2005 soybean acreage, yield,            U.S. estimates for livestock and dairy from 1982-94. Data are
and production                                                              those actually published, beginning with marketing year 1973/74.
                                                                            Contents include data for cotton, rice, long grain rice, short- and
Hop Stocks. 2 issues, March 20 and September 19. Order #                    medium-grain rice, soybeans, soymeal, soyoil, total feed grains,
SUB-PHS-4012. 1 yr, $45.00. Grower, dealer, and brewer                      corn, sorghum, barley, oats, wheat, and wheat by class (hard
stocks March 1 and September 1 for the U.S.                                 winter, hard spring, soft red, white, and durum). Livestock and egg
                                                                            data on an annual basis and dairy on a fiscal year basis. Red meats
National Hop Report. December 15. Area harvested, yield,                    include beef, pork, veal, lamb, and mutton. 1/95.
production, price, and value by State and U.S. Available on
Internet and Washington State only.
                                                                                    Fruits, Nuts, and Vegetables
Peanut Stocks and Processing. 12 issues. Order # SUB-PPS-
4008. 1 yr, $68.00. Prices are subject to change.
                                                                            Cherry Production. June 22 (tentative). Order # ZCP-2006,
                                                                            $8.00. Mid-June production forecast for 2006 crop, tart and sweet
Jan 27, Feb 28, Mar 30, Apr 28, May 28, Jun 29, Jul 28, Aug 31,
                                                                            cherries. Prices are subject to change.
Sep 29, Oct 31, Nov 29, Dec 29. The reports include the stocks at
end of previous month; millings, production, and disappearance of
                                                                            Citrus Fruits. 2006 Summary, September 21. Order # ZCF-
milled products, previous month for the U. S. Preliminary season
                                                                            2006, $23.00. Annual summary of acreage, yield, production, use,
totals shown in August release. Revised season totals shown in
                                                                            price, and value 2005-06 crop and revised 2004-05 crop.
September release.
                                                                            Cranberries. August 15 (tentative). Order # ZCR-2006,
Potato Stocks. 7 issues plus annual summary. Order # SUB-
                                                                            $8.00. Indicated 2006 production by States; production, for 2004
PPO-4007. 1 yr, $60.00. Prices are subject to change.
                                                                            and 2005 crops by States. Released at 1:00 P.M. ET.
Jan 17, Feb 15, Mar 15, Apr 13, May 16, Jun 14, Dec 15.
                                                                            Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts. 2 issues. Order # SUB-PNF-4009.
Grower, processor, and local dealer storage stocks in fall
                                                                            1 yr, $45.00. Prices are subject to change.
producing areas, first of the month by States. The December
release also includes acreage, yield, and production estimates as
of December 1, harvest loss, hills per acre, and size and grade for
selected fall potato States.

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Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts Preliminary: January 24. Preliminary                   September 7: Acreage, yield, production, and value for spring.
summary of acreage, yield, production, use, price, and value of 2005             Acreage, yield, and production for processing vegetables: snap
crop by States.                                                                  beans, sweet corn, and tomatoes. Acreage, yield, and production
                                                                                 marketing year average price, and utilization, for asparagus.
Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts 2005 Summary: July 6. Annual summary of
acreage, yield, production, use, price, and value of 2005 crop by States.        October 4: Fall season acres for harvest for snap beans, broccoli,
Includes data for apples, peaches, pears, apricots, avocados, bananas,           cabbage, cantaloup, carrots, cauliflower, celery, sweet corn,
berries, cherries, cranberries, dates, figs, grapes, guavas, kiwifruit,          cucumbers, honeydews, head lettuce, bell peppers, tomatoes, and
nectarines, olives, papayas, pineapples, plums, strawberries, almonds,           watermelon. Acreage, yield, and production for summer storage
hazelnuts, macadamias, pecans, pistachios, and walnuts.                          onions.

Mushrooms.           August 16. Order # ZMU-2006, $23.00.                        Vegetable 2005 Summary: January 27. Also available as a
Agaricus mushrooms: Area in production, volume of sales,                         separate issue of the above subscription, Order # ZVG-2006,
utilization, price per pound, value of sales, and number of growers              $29.50. End-of-season 2005 fresh market estimates of acreage,
by selected States and U.S. for July 1, 2005 - June 30, 2006, and                yield, production, marketing year average price, and value for
intentions for the next season. Brown mushrooms: Number of                       artichokes, snap beans, cabbage, cantaloup, carrots, celery, sweet
growers, volume of sales, and value of sales, by region and U.S.                 corn, garlic, honeydews, head lettuce, leaf lettuce, onions, romaine
for July 1, 2005 - June 30, 2006. Specialty mushrooms: Number                    lettuce, bell peppers, chile peppers, pumpkins, spinach, squash,
of growers, production, volume of sales, price per pound, and                    tomatoes, and watermelon. Acreage, yield, production, marketing
value of sales by variety and U.S. Also, area in production which                year average price, value, and utilization for asparagus, broccoli,
includes natural wood outdoor logs, natural wood undercover and                  cauliflower, and strawberries. Estimates for processing vegetables:
indoor logs, and all other production media by variety and U.S.                  lima beans, snap beans, carrots, sweet corn, cucumbers, green
Sales of all certified organic mushroom and number of certified                  peas, spinach, and tomatoes. Revision of 2003 and 2004
growers at the U.S. level.                                                       vegetable estimates. Acreage, yield, production, and value of
                                                                                 cucumbers for pickles. End-of-season pickle stocks.
Vegetables. 5 issues plus annual summary. Order # SUB-
PVG-4002. 1 yr, $53.00. Prices are subject to change.

January 9: Winter season acres for harvest for snap beans,                                                Livestock
broccoli, cabbage, carrots, cauliflower, celery, sweet corn, head
lettuce, bell peppers, spinach, tomatoes, spring onions (GA and                  Cattle. 2 Cattle reports plus 12 issues of Cattle on Feed, also
TX), and strawberries (FL). Planted and harvested acres for                      2 U.S. & Canadian Cattle. Order # SUB-PCT-4023. 1 yr,
strawberries (FL and OR).                                                        $68.00. Prices are subject to change.
April 3: Spring season acres for harvest for asparagus, snap                     January 27: Also available as a separate issue of the above
beans, broccoli, cabbage, cantaloup, carrots, cauliflower, celery,               subscription, Order # ZCT-2006, $25.50. Inventory number
sweet corn, cucumbers, honeydews, head lettuce, bell peppers,                    by class of all cattle and calves as of January 1, 2006, and
tomatoes, watermelon, spring onions, and strawberries. Planted                   number of calves born during 2005 by State and U.S. Number
acres for spring and/or intentions for summer onions. Acreage,                   of all cattle and number by classes July 1, 2005, U.S. Total
yield, and production for strawberries (CA, FL, and OR) and                      number on feed January 1, 2006, by State and U.S.
spring onions (GA and TX). Intentions to plant processing
vegetables: snap beans, sweet corn, cucumbers, green peas, and                   July 21: Inventory number of all cattle and calves and number
tomatoes. Processing tomato production.                                          by classes, U.S., July 1, 2006. Expected 2006 calf crop, U. S.
July 10: Summer season acres for harvest for snap beans,                         Cattle on Feed: Jan 20, Feb 24, Mar 24, Apr 21, May 19, Jun 23,
broccoli, cabbage, cantaloup, carrots, cauliflower, celery, sweet                Jul 21, Aug 18, Sep 22, Oct 20, Nov 17, Dec 22. All issues
corn, cucumbers, honeydews, head lettuce, bell peppers, tomatoes,                present monthly total number on feed, placements by weight
watermelon, summer onions, storage. Acreage, yield, and                          group, marketings, and other disappearance for feedlots with
production for strawberries, and spring and summer non-storage                   1,000 head or more capacity for major States and U.S. Number
onions. Planted acreage for processing vegetables: snap beans,                   on feed by class, shown for feedlots with 1,000 head or more
sweet corn, cucumbers, and tomatoes. Production of processing                    capacity for major States and the U.S. in January, April, July, and
tomatoes. Acreage, yield, and production for green peas and                      October reports. Number of feedlots and fed cattle marketings
spring onions, and summer nonstorage onions. Annual onion                        during 2005 and January inventory 2006 by size groups for major
revisions, all types.                                                            States in February report.




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U.S. & Canadian Cattle: Feb and Aug 2006. Order # ZCW-                     sows farrowed and pig crop for U.S., Canada, and combined.
2006, $12.00. Inventory by class of all cattle and calves and
number of calves born for U.S., Canada, and combined.                      Livestock Slaughter. 12 issues plus annual summary. Order #
                                                                           SUB-PLS-4011. 1 yr, $90.00. Prices are subject to change.
For more cattle information, see Livestock Slaughter, Meat                 Jan 20, Feb 24, Mar 24, Apr 21, May 19, Jun 23, Jul 21, Aug 25,
Animals: Production, Disposition, and Income, Agricultural                 Sep 22, Oct 20, Nov 24, Dec 22. Number of head, live weight,
Prices February issue, and Farms, Land in Farms and Livestock              and dressed weight of cattle, calves, sheep and lambs, and hogs
Operations.                                                                and pigs slaughtered in commercial plants, and number by class in
                                                                           federally inspected plants by States. Red meat production by
U.S. Cattle Supplies and Disposition. September 21, 2001. This             species by States and U.S.
report provides information on current cattle supply and
disposition numbers and trends which have implications for future          Livestock Slaughter 2005 Summary: March 3. Also available as
cattle supplies. Available on the Internet only and being provided         a separate issue, Order # ZLS-2006, $33.00. Annual summary
to the industry and data users to provide a better understanding of        for total livestock slaughter and meat production for 2005 by
the relationships within the cattle industry.                              States and months. Number of cattle, calves, sheep and lambs,
                                                                           and hogs and pigs slaughtered in federally inspected plants by
Equine. Order # ZCX-99, $8.00. This is the only NASS                       class for selected States and U.S. Number of goats, equine, and
publication of U.S. equine statistics. The report contains total           bison slaughtered in federally inspected plants in 2005, U.S.
equine inventory for 1998 and 1999, equine sold, and value of              Weekly number of head slaughtered in federally inspected plants
sales.                                                                     by species and class, U.S. Number of federally and non-federally
                                                                           inspected plants and number of head slaughtered in 2005. Also
Hogs and Pigs. 4 quarterly. Order # SUB-PHP-4013. 1 yr,                    number of head slaughtered in federally inspected plants by size
$68.00. Prices are subject to change.                                      group and species, U.S.

March 31: Inventory number by class as of March 1; December                Meat Animals: Production, Disposition, and Income. 2005
2005-February 2006 farrowings and pig crop; March-August 2006              Summary, April 27. Order # ZMA-2006, $25.50. Annual
intended farrowings for major States and U.S.                              balance sheet and income estimates for cattle, hogs, and sheep.
                                                                           Includes estimates of beginning and ending inventories, births,
June 30: Inventory number by class as of June 1; March-May                 deaths, inshipments, and marketings. Also includes total
2006 farrowings and pig crop; June-November 2006 farrowings                production and marketings in pounds, average prices, value of
intentions for major States and U.S.                                       production, cash receipts, home consumption, and gross
                                                                           marketings by State and U.S., 2004 and 2005.
September 29: Inventory number by class as of September 1;
June-August 2006 farrowings and pig crop; September 2006-                  Sheep and Goats. 2 issues. Order # SUB-PGG-4005. 1 yr,
February 2007 farrowings intentions for major States and U.S.              $40.00. Prices are subject to change. Sheep and goats inventory
                                                                           by class, by State, and U.S. for 2005 and 2006, and lamb crop for
December 27: Also available as a separate issue of the above               2004 and 2005. Number of sheep shorn, wool price, production
subscription, Order # ZHD-2006, $25.50. Inventory number by                and value by State and U.S. for 2004 and 2005. January 1
class of all hogs and pigs as of December 1; September-November            inventory of angora, milk, and meat and other goats by State and
2006 farrowings and pig crop; December 2006-May 2006                       U.S. Number of goats clipped, mohair production, and value for
farrowings intentions, major States and U. S.; annual farrowings           AZ, CA, NM, and TX for 2004 and 2005.
(December 2006 - November 2006) by State and U.S.
                                                                           January 27. Also available as a separate issue of above
For more hogs and pigs information, please see Livestock                   subscription, Order # ZGG-2006, $23.00. Sheep and lamb
Slaughter, Meat Animals: Production, Disposition and Income,               inventory by class by State and U.S., 2005 and 2006, 2004-05
and Agricultural Prices February issue, and Farms, Land in                 Lamb crop by State and U.S. January 1 inventory of angora, milk
Farms and Livestock Operations.                                            and meat and other goats. Number of sheep shorn, wool
                                                                           production, price, and value by States for 2004 and 2005. Number
U.S. Hog Breeding Herd Structure. September 22, 2004. This                 of goats clipped, mohair production, and value for AZ, CA, NM,
report provides information on the makeup of the U.S. hog                  and TX for 2004 and 2005.
breeding herd by size of operation. Available on the Internet only
and gives a brief summary of the changes in the makeup of the hog          July 21. Also available as a separate issue of above subscription,
breeding herd and trends in its efficiency. The report is provided         Order # ZSS-2006, $23.00. Sheep and Lamb inventory by class,
to the hog industry and data users to aid in understanding the             2006, and expected 2006 Lamb crop by region and U. S.
structural changes that have occurred within the industry.
                                                                           For more sheep information, see Livestock Slaughter, Meat
U.S. and Canadian Hogs and Pigs. February, April, August ,                 Animals: Production, Disposition, and Income, and Farms, Land
and October 2006. This internet only release contains inventory,           in Farms and Livestock Operations.

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                                                                                            NASS Products and Services
                                                                             Chickens and Eggs 2005 Summary: February 27. Also available
                           Poultry                                           as a separate issue in the above subscription, Order # ZLE-2006,
                                                                             $25.50. Monthly estimates of the number of layers on hand, rate
Broiler Hatchery. 52 issues, weekly plus 1 supplement. Order                 of lay and egg production States and U.S. for 2004 and 2005.
# SUB-PBH-4025. 1 yr, $225.00. Prices are subject to change.                  December 1, 2004, and 2005 chicken inventories and values by
Number of broiler chicks placed and eggs set for the previous                State, U.S., and Puerto Rico. Egg production during the month by
week, 19 selected States. Available every Wednesday or, if                   type, selected States, U.S., and Puerto Rico.
Federal holiday is on a Tuesday or Wednesday, then on Thursday.
                                                                             Egg Products. 12 issues. Order # SUB-PEP-4016. 1 yr,
Hatchery Production 2005 Summary: April 13. Also available                   $68.00.
as a separate report, Order # ZHP-2006, $25.50. U.S.
commercial hatchery data on number of broiler-type and egg-type              Jan 9, Feb 7, Mar 7, Apr 7, May 8, Jun 7, Jul 7, Aug 7, Sep 7, Oct
chicks hatched, monthly, major States and U.S. for 2005 and                  10, Nov 7, Dec 7. Federally inspected, shell eggs broken, form in
revised data for 2004. Number of eggs in incubators on the first             which broken.
of each month by region and U.S. broiler chicks placed and eggs
set by weeks for the 19 selected States. Turkey eggs set and                 Poultry Slaughter. 12 issues plus annual summary. Order #
poults placed by region and U.S. Capacity of chicken and turkey              SUB-PPY-4006. 1 yr, $75.00.
hatcheries, by region and U.S.
                                                                             Jan 31, Feb 28, Mar 31, Apr 28, May 31, Jun 30, Jul 31, Aug 31,
Poultry: Production and Value 2005 Summary: April 27.                        Sep 29, Oct 31, Nov 30, Dec 29. Number of head and pounds
Order # ZPV-2006, $23.00. Estimates of production and value                  slaughtered under Federal inspection by type, for the U.S. Total
for commercial broilers, eggs, turkeys raised, and chickens                  liveweight of poultry slaughtered, and condemnations by selected
(excluding commercial broilers) sold for 2004-05 by State and                States and U.S.
U.S.    Estimates of production and value for eggs and
chickens(excluding commercial broilers) for Puerto Rico.                     Poultry Slaughter 2005 Summary: Feb 28. Also available as a
                                                                             separate issue in the above subscription. Order # ZSL-2006,
U.S. Broiler Industry Structure. November 27, 2002. This                     $25.50. Number of poultry slaughtered by month , by type and
report is available on the Internet only and provides information            annual total for the United States. Pounds certified ready-to -
on the history of the U.S. broiler industry. This report helps the           cook, ante-mortem and post-mortem condemnations by type, by
broiler industry and data users to understand how the industry has           month and the US total.
changed over the years.
                                                                             Turkeys: Hatchery and Raised. 12 issues plus 2 supplements.
U.S. Broiler and Egg Production Cycles. September 16, 2005.                  Order # SUB-PTH-4003. 1 yr, $75.00. Prices are subject to
This report is available on the Internet only and presents historical        change.
data on the cycle of broiler and table egg production, which
includes hatchery capacity, egg production, layer inventory, young           Turkey Hatchery: Jan 13, Feb 14, Mar 14, Apr 13, May 12, Jun
chicken, slaughter, and the value of production.                             14, Jul 13, Aug 14, Sep 13, Oct 13, Nov 15, Dec 13. Number of
                                                                             turkey eggs in incubators on first of current month and poults
Chickens and Eggs. 12 issues plus annual summary. Order #                    placed during preceding month, including previous month
SUB-PEC-4022. 1 yr, $90.00. Prices are subject to change.                    revisions by geographic region and U.S.

Jan 23, Feb 28, Mar 24, Apr 21, May 22, Jun 23, Jul 21, Aug 22,              Turkeys Raised: Jan 6, Aug 23. Number of turkeys raised during
Sep 22, Oct 23, Nov 21, Dec 22. Number of layers on hand,                    preceding year and intended to be raised during current year,
eggs per 100 layers, and total eggs produced during preceding                major States and U.S. Revised turkey poults placed for the
month by type of flock by major States and U. S. Number of                   September through August hatching period, U.S. August 23.
layers and eggs produced per 100 layers on the first of the month            Preliminary number of turkeys raised during current year and
by major States and U.S. Pullet chicks added and layers’                     revisions for the previous year, major States and U.S.
disposition. Layers being molted and molt completed by major
States and U.S. U. S. commercial hatchery data on number
of broiler-type and egg-type chicks hatched during preceding
month, major States and U.S. and number of eggs in incubators
on the first of the month by region and U.S. Number of broiler-
type pullet chicks for hatchery supply flocks (total and domestic)
and number of egg-type pullet chicks for hatchery supply flocks,
U.S.




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                                                                              Order # SUB-PCS-4020.        1 yr, $83.00.    Prices are subject
                 Final Estimates Statistical Bulletins
                                                                              to change.
 Agricultural Land Values and Cash Rents : Final Estimates, 1999-2003.
 March 2004.                                                                  Jan 23, Feb 21, Mar 22, Apr 21, May 19, Jun 22, Jul 21,
 Order # SB-993, $12.00.
                                                                              Aug 22, Sep 21, Oct 20, Nov 21, Dec 21. End-of-month
 Cattle: Final Estimates, 1999-2003. April 2004.                              stocks of meats, dairy products, poultry products, fruits, nuts,
 Order # SB-989, $25.50.                                                      and vegetables in public, private, and semi-private refrigerated
 Chickens and Eggs: Final Estimates, 1998-2002. April 2004.                   warehouses.
 Order # SB-980, $29.50.

 Citrus Fruits: Final Estimates, 1997-2002. August 2004.                      Cold Storage 2005 Summary: February 21. Also available as
 Order # SB-997, $23.00.                                                      a separate issue of above subscription, Order # ZCS-2006,
                                                                              $27.00. Regional and national totals for end-of-month holdings
 Crop Values: Final Estimates, 1997-2002. October 2004.
 Order # SB-999, $27.00.                                                      of meat, dairy products, poultry products, fruits, nuts, and
                                                                              vegetables in public, private, and semi-private refrigerated
 Farms and Land in Farms: Final Estimates, 1998-2002. February 2004.
 Order # SB-991, $23.00.
                                                                              warehouses for 2005.

 Field Crops: Final Estimates, 1997-2002. March 2004.                         Capacity of Refrigerated Warehouses 2005 Summary, biennial
 Order # SB-982, $41.00.
                                                                              report, Jan 31. Order # PCS-2006-SUM, $23.00. Number of
 Hogs and Pigs: Final Estimates, 1998-2002. March 2004.                       warehouses and capacity by States and U.S. number of
 Order # SB-986, $25.50.                                                      warehouses public and private for general and apple storage.
 Honey: Final Estimates, 1998-2002. April 2004.
 Order # SB-992, $12.00.                                                      Honey. NASS Annual Report, February 28. Order # ZHO-2006,
 Livestock Operations: Final Estimates, 1998-2002. April 2004.                $8.00. Annual report of number of colonies producing honey,
 Order # SB-1002, $12.00.                                                     yield per colony, honey production, average price, and value, 2005
                                                                              and revised 2004; honey stocks December 15, 2005, by State and
 Meat Animal, PDI: Final Estimates, 1998-2002. May 2004.
 Order # SB-995, $12.00.                                                      U.S.
 Milk Cows and Production: Final Estimates, 1998-2002. April 2004.
 Order # SB-988, $25.50.                                                      Mink. July 14. Order # ZMI-2006, $12.00. Mink pelt
                                                                              production by color class by selected States, 2005 data and revised
 Milk Disposition and Income: Final Estimates, 1998-2002. May 2004.           2004. Females bred and to be bred in 2006. Value of pelt
 Order # SB-996, $25.50.
                                                                              production, number of mink farms, number of mink farms which
 Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts: Final Estimates, 1997-2002. May 2004.             produce fox.
 Order # SB-985, $36.00.

 Potatoes and Sweet Potatoes: Final Estimates, 1997-2002. August 2004.        Floriculture Crops. 2005 Summary, April 26. Order # ZFC-
 Order # SB-998, $27.00.                                                      2006, $33.00. Production, price and value of wholesale sales
 Poultry Production and Value: Final Estimates, 1998-2002. April 2004.        for 36 selected States and growers having $100,000 or more in
 Order # SB-994, $23.00.                                                      sales. Number of growers and growing area for growers with
                                                                              $10,000 or more in sales. Issue covers the following crops:
 Rice Stocks: Final Estimates, 1998-2003. March 2004.
 Order # SB-984, $23.00.
                                                                                 Cut flowers: Alstroemeria, Standard Carnations, Pompon
 Sheep and Goats: Final Estimates, 1999-2003. April 2004.
 Order # SB-990, $25.50.
                                                                                 chrysanthemums, Delphinium and Larkspur, Gerbera Daisy,
                                                                                 gladioli, iris, all lilies, Lisianthus, all orchids, all roses,
 Stocks of Grains, Oilseeds and Hay: Final Estimates, 1998-2003.                 snapdragons, cut tulips, and other cut flowers.
 March 2004.
 Order # SB-983, $33.00.
                                                                                 Flowering potted plants: African violets, finished florist
 Turkeys: Final Estimates, 1998-2002. April 2004.                                azaleas, florist chrysanthemums, Easter lilies, orchids,
 Order # SB-981, $12.00.
                                                                                 poinsettias, roses, spring flowering bulbs, and other potted
 Vegetables: Final Estimates, 1998-2003. May 2004.                               flowering plants.
 Order # SB-987, $36.00.

                                                                                 Foliage: Potted foliage, hanging baskets.

                                                                                 Annual Bedding/Garden plants: Flats, pots, and baskets
                Specialty Agriculture                                            begonias, geraniums from seed, geraniums from vegetative
                                                                                 cuttings, New Guinea impatiens, impatiens I.Wallerana,
Cold Storage. 12 monthly issues plus annual summary and                          marigold, pansy/viola, petunias, all other flowering and foliar
biennial Capacity of Refrigerated Warehouses (even years).                       plants, and vegetable-type bedding plants(flats and pots).



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   Herbaceous perennials: Potted hardy garden mums, hosta,                 500 pages) containing current and historical agricultural data,
   and other herbaceous perennials.                                        revised annually.      Statistics cover grain and feed; cotton,
                                                                           tobacco, sugar crops, and honey; oilseeds, fats, and oils,
   Cut cultivated greens: Leatherleaf ferns, other cut cultivated          vegetables and melons; fruits, tree nuts, and horticultural
   greens.                                                                 specialties; hay, seeds and minor field crops; cattle, hogs, and
                                                                           sheep; dairy and poultry statistics; farm resources, income, and
   Propagative Floriculture material: Total sales of material for          expenses; taxes, insurance, credit and cooperatives; stabilization
   cut flowers, potted flowers, annual bedding/garden plants,              and price-support programs; consumption; fertilizers and
   herbaceous perennials, foliage, and cut cultivated greens.              pesticides; and more.

   Special Hawaiian crops: Production, price, and value of sales           Price Reactions After USDA Livestock Reports. Livestock,
   for selected Hawaiian crops for growers with $10,000 or more            February 2006, Crop Production, March 2006. These reports,
   in sales.                                                               available on the internet, describe the market price reaction during
                                                                           the time periods surrounding the release of livestock inventory and
Nursery Crops: 2003 Summary. Order # ZFD-2004, $33.00.                     crop production reports.
2003 gross sales and number sold for 17 selected States and
growers having $100,000 or more in sales. Categories covered-              Livestock Historical Track Records. September 2006. This
broadleaf evergreens, coniferous evergreens, deciduous shade               report compares the preliminary inventory or production estimates
trees, deciduous flowering trees, deciduous shrubs, palms, other           to the final inventory or production estimates for cattle, hogs and
ornamentals, fruit and nut plants, cut Christmas trees, transplants        pigs, sheep and lambs, milk production, broilers, eggs and turkeys.
for commercial truck crop production, ornamentals grosses and
propagative material. Area in production and numbers of                    Historical Track Records. Crop Production, April 2006. This
growers and workers for operations having $10, 000 or more in              report includes a historical data series and a comparison of
annual gross sales.                                                        preliminary to final planted and harvested crop acreage and a
                                                                           comparison of preliminary crop production forecasts to final and
                                                                           end-of-year crop production estimates.
                    Other Reports
                                                                           Historical Track Records. Grain Stocks, April 2006. This
Agricultural Statistics Book 2006. April 2006. Order # ZAG-                report includes a historical data series of grain and oilseed stocks
2006, $40.00. A comprehensive statistical report (approximately            by position.




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                                             NASS Periodicals
      Title & Number of Issues                            Subscription           Price
                                      Page                  Codes           January 1, 2006

  Agricultural Chemical Usage (3)     p. 5                  SUB-PCU-4027      $ 75.00
  Agricultural Prices (13)            p. 9                  SUB-PAP-4026      $120.00
  Broiler Hatchery (53)               p. 15                 SUB-PBH-4025      $225.00
  Catfish (14)                        p. 5                  SUB-PCF-4024      $ 90.00
  Cattle (16)                         p. 13                 SUB-PCT-4023      $ 68.00
  Chickens and Eggs (13)              p. 15                 SUB-PEC-4022      $ 90.00
  Cold Storage (14)                   p. 16                 SUB-PCS-4020      $ 83.00
  Cotton Ginnings (14)                p. 11                 SUB-PCG-4021      $ 83.00
  Crop Production (17)                p. 10                 SUB-PCP-4019      $120.00
  Crop Progress (35)                  p. 11                 SUB-PCR-4018      $150.00
  Dairy Products (13)                 p. 8                  SUB-PDP-4017      $ 83.00
  Egg Products (12)                   p. 15                 SUB-PEP-4016      $ 68.00
  Farm Labor (4)                      p. 8                  SUB-PFL-4014      $ 45.00
  Grain Stocks (4)                    p. 12                 SUB-PGS-4015      $ 45.00
  Hogs and Pigs (4)                   p. 14                 SUB-PHP-4013      $ 68.00
  Hop Stocks (2)                      p. 12                 SUB-PHS-4012      $ 45.00
  Livestock Slaughter (13)            p. 14                 SUB-PLS-4011      $ 90.00
  Milk Production (13)                 p. 8                 SUB-PMP-4010      $ 68.00
  Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts (2)        p. 12                SUB-PNF-4009      $ 45.00
  Peanut Stocks and Processing (12)    p. 12                SUB-PPS-4008      $ 68.00
  Potato Stocks (8)                    p. 12                SUB-PPO-4007      $ 60.00
  Poultry Slaughter (13)               p. 15                SUB-PPY-4006      $ 75.00
  Rice Stocks (4)                      p. 12                SUB-PRS-4004      $ 45.00
  Sheep and Goats (2)                  p. 14                SUB-PGG-4005      $ 40.00
  Turkeys (14)                         p. 15                SUB-PTH-4003      $ 75.00
  Vegetables (6)                       p. 13                SUB-PVG-4002      $ 53.00

                                               WAOB Periodicals
  World Agricultural Supply           p. 12                SUB-WASDE-4041     $ 69.00
  & Demand Estimates (12)




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Headquarters

Agricultural Statistics Board      Census Program Administration         Livestock
   Chairperson                        Section Head                           Branch Chief
   Carol House                        Jim Ewing                              Dan Kerestes
   Room 5029, South Bldg., USDA       Room 5349, South Bldg., USDA           Room 6435, South Bldg., USDA
   (202) 720-4333                     (202) 690-8818                         (202) 720-3570
   hqdapp@nass.usda.gov                                                      hq_sd_lb@nass.usda.gov
                                   Census Statistics
Agricultural Statistics Board         Section Head                       Livestock
   Executive Director                 Joe Miller                             Section Head
   Steve Wiyatt                       Room 5343C, South Bldg., USDA          William Weaver
   Room 5433, South Bldg., USDA       (202) 690-8803                         Room 6431, South Bldg., USDA
   (202) 720-3896                                                            (202) 720-3570
   hq_sd_od@nass.usda.gov          Statistics Division
                                       Director                          Poultry & Specialty Commodities
Agricultural Statistics Board          Steve Wiyatt                         Section Head
   Secretary                           Room 5433, South Bldg., USDA         Wilbert Hundl, Jr.
   Forestine Chapman                   (202) 720-3896                       Room 6418, South Bldg., USDA
   Room 5430A, South Bldg., USDA       hq_sd_od@nass.usda.gov               (202) 720-3570
   (202) 720-5221
                                   Crops                                 Environmental, Econ., & Demgrp.
Census & Survey Division              Branch Chief                         Branch Chief
   Director                           Joe Prusacki                          Linda Hutton
   Robert Bass                        Room 5435, South Bldg., USDA          Room 6436B, South Bldg., USDA
   Room 6306, South Bldg., USDA       (202) 720-2127                        (202) 720-6146
   (202) 720-4557                     hq_sd_cb@nass.usda.gov                hqsdeedb@nass.usda.gov
   hqcsdod@nass.usda.gov
                                   Field Crops                           Environmental & Demographics
Census Planning                        Section Head                         Section Head
   Branch Chief                        Greg Thessen                         Mark R. Miller
   Kent Hoover                         Room 5441, South Bldg., USDA         Room 6045, South Bldg., USDA
   Room 5348A, South Bldg., USDA       (202) 720-2127                       (202) 720-6146
   (202) 690-8747
   csd-cp@nass.usda.gov            Fruits, Vegetables, & Special Crops   Economics
                                       Section Head                         Section Head
                                       Jim Smith                            Kevin Hintzman
                                       Room 5442, South Bldg., USDA         Room 6414, South Bldg., USDA
                                       (202) 720-2131                       (202) 720-6146




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Field Offices

Many of the NASS field offices publish     DELAWARE - Dover 19901                 IOWA - Des Moines 50309
reports not listed in this catalog. This   Chris Cadwallader                      James K. Sands
information is available as a result of    2320 S. Dupont Highway                 210 Walnut St., 833 Federal Bldg.
State cooperative agreements. The          Phone (800) 282-8685*                  Phone (800) 772-0825
offices should be contacted directly to    FAX (302) 697-4450                     FAX (515) 284-4342
receive the publication.                   nass-de@nass.usda.gov                  nass-ia@nass.usda.gov

ALABAMA - Montgomery 36124-0578            FLORIDA - Orlando 32853                KANSAS - Topeka 66601
Herb Vanderberry                           Ben Klugh                              Eldon J. Thiessen
Box 240578                                 Box 530105                             Box 3534
Phone (800) 832-4181                       Phone (800) 344-6277                   Phone (800) 258-4564
FAX (334) 279-3590                         FAX (407) 648-6029                     FAX (785) 233-2518
nass-al@nass.usda.gov                      nass-fl@nass.usda.gov                  nass-ks@nass.usda.gov

ALASKA - Palmer 99645                      GEORGIA - Athens 30601                 KENTUCKY - Louisville 40201
Sue Benz                                   Dave S. Abbe                           Leland E. Brown
Box 799                                    Stephens Federal Bldg., Suite 320      Box 1120
Phone (800) 478-6079                       Phone (800) 253-4419                   Phone (800) 928-5277
FAX (907) 746-4654                         FAX (706) 546-2416                     FAX (502) 582-5144
nass-ak@nass.usda.gov                      nass-ga@nass.usda.gov                  nass-ky@nass.usda.gov

ARIZONA - Phoenix 85012                    HAWAII - Honolulu 96814                LOUISIANA - Baton Rouge 70896-5038
Steve A. Manheimer                         Mark Hudson                            Nathan Crisp
230 North First Ave, Suite 303             1428 South King Street                 Box 65038
Phone (800) 645-7286                       Phone (800) 804-9514                   Phone (800) 256-4485
FAX (602) 280-8897                         FAX (808) 973-2909                     FAX (225) 922-0744
nass-az@nass.usda.gov                      nass-hi@nass.usda.gov                  nass-la@nass.usda.gov

ARKANSAS - Little Rock 72211               IDAHO - Boise 83701                    MARYLAND - Annapolis 21401
Becky Cross                                Bill Meyer                             Norman Bennett
10800 Financial Centre Pkwy. Suite 110     Box 1699                               50 Harry S. Truman Parkway Suite 202
Phone (800) 327-2970                       Phone (800) 691-9987                   Phone (800) 675-0295
FAX (501) 224-5630                         FAX (208) 334-1114                     FAX (410) 841-5755
nass-ar@nass.usda.gov                      nass-id@nass.usda.gov                  nass-md@nass.usda.gov

CALIFORNIA - Sacramento 95812              ILLINOIS - Springfield 62794-9283      MICHIGAN - Lansing 48909
Victor Tolomeo                             Brad Schwab                            David D. Kleweno
Box 1258                                   Box 19283                              Box 26248
Phone (800) 851-1127                       Phone (800) 622-9865                   Phone (800) 453-7501
FAX (916) 498-5186                         FAX (217) 492-4291                     FAX (517) 324-5299
nass-ca@nass.usda.gov                      nass-il@nass.usda.gov                  nass-mi@nass.usda.gov

COLORADO - Lakewood 80215-0969             INDIANA - West Lafayette 47907-1148    MINNESOTA - St. Paul 55107
Renee R. Picanso                           Gregory Preston                        Doug Hartwig
Box 150969                                 1435 Win Hentschel Blvd., Suite B105   Box 7068
Phone (800) 392-3202                       Phone (800) 363-0469                   Phone (800) 453-7502
FAX (303) 236-2299                         FAX (765) 494-4315                     FAX (651) 296-3192
nass-co@nass.usda.gov                      nass-in@nass.usda.gov                  nass-mn@nass.usda.gov




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MISSISSIPPI - Jackson 39205     NORTH CAROLINA - Raleigh 27611           TENNESSEE - Nashville 37204-1505
Thomas L. Gregory               Robert M. Murphy                         Debra Kenerson
Box 980                         Box 27767                                Box 41505
Phone (800) 535-9609            Phone (800) 437-8451                     Phone (800) 626-0987
                                FAX (919) 856-4139                       FAX (615) 781-5303
FAX (601) 965-5622
                                nass-nc@nass.usda.gov                    nass-tn@nass.usda.gov
nass-ms@nass.usda.gov
                                NORTH DAKOTA - Fargo 58108               TEXAS - Austin 78767
MISSOURI - Columbia 65205       David Knopf                              Robin O. Roark
Gene Danekas                    Box 3166                                 Box 70
Box L                           Phone (800) 626-3134                     Phone (800) 626-3142
Phone (800) 551-1014            FAX (701) 239-5613                       FAX (800) 842-1331
FAX (573) 876-0971              nass-nd@nass.usda.gov                    nass-tx@nass.usda.gov
nass-mo@nass.usda.gov
                                OHIO - Reynoldsburg 43068-0686           UTAH - Salt Lake City 84125
MONTANA - Helena 59626          James E. Ramey                           Rick Kestle
Peggy Stringer                  2800 North Lincoln Boulevard             Box 25007
10 West 15, Suite 3100          Phone (800) 858-8144                     Phone (800) 747-8522
Phone (800) 835-2612            FAX (614) 728-2206                       FAX (801) 524-3090
FAX (406) 441-1250              nass-oh@nass.usda.gov                    nass-ut@nass.usda.gov
nass-mt@nass.usda.gov
                                OKLAHOMA - Oklahoma City 73152           VIRGINIA - Richmond 23218
NEBRASKA - Lincoln 68501        Craig Flynn                              Kevin Barnes
Mark Harris                     Box 528804                               Box 1659
Box 81069                       Phone (888) 525-9226                     Phone (800) 772-0670
Phone (800) 582-6443            FAX (405) 528-2296                       FAX (804) 771-2651
FAX (402) 437-5547              nass-ok@nass.usda.gov                    nass-va@nass.usda.gov
nass-ne@nass.usda.gov
                                OREGON - Portland 97204                  WASHINGTON - Olympia 98507
NEVADA - Reno 89507             Chris Mertz                              Chris Messer
Martin J. Owens                 1220 S.W. 3rd Ave., 1735 Federal Bldg.   Box 609
Box 8880                        Phone (800) 338-2157                     Phone (800) 435-5883
Phone (888) 456-7211            FAX (503) 326-2549                       FAX (360) 902-2091
FAX (775) 972-6002              nass-or@nass.usda.gov                    nass-wa@nass.usda.gov
nass-nv@nass.usda.gov
                                PENNSYLVANIA - Harrisburg 17110          WEST VIRGINIA - Charleston 25305
NEW HAMPSHIRE - Concord 03302   Marc Tosiano                             Dale King
Aubrey R. Davis                 2301 North Cameron St., Room G-19        1900 Kanawha Blvd E.
Box 1444                        Phone (800) 498-1518                     Phone (800) 535-7088
Phone (800) 642-9571            FAX (717) 782-4011                       FAX (304) 558-0297
FAX (603) 225-1434              nass-pa@nass.usda.gov                    nass-wv@nass.usda.gov
nass-nh@nass.usda.gov
                                PUERTO RICO - Santurce 00908             WISCONSIN - Madison 53708
NEW JERSEY - Trenton 08625      Anna Maria Cruz                          Robert J. Battaglia
Troy Joshua                     Box 10163                                Box 8934
Box 330                         Phone (787) 723-3773                     Phone (800) 789-9277
Phone (800) 328-0179            FAX (787) 721-8355                       FAX (608) 224-4855
FAX (609) 633-9231              nass-pr@nass.usda.gov                    nass-wi@nass.usda.gov
nass-nj@nass.usda.gov
                                SOUTH CAROLINA - Columbia 29202          WYOMING - Cheyenne 82003
NEW MEXICO - Las Cruces 88004   Robert A. Graham                         Richard W. Coulter
Dwaine Nelson                   Box 1911                                 Box 1148
Box 1809                        Phone (800) 424-9406                     Phone (800) 892-1660
Phone (800) 530-8810            FAX (803) 765-5310                       FAX (307) 432-5598
FAX (505) 522-7646              nass-sc@nass.usda.gov                    nass-wy@nass.usda.gov
nass-nm@nass.usda.gov
                                SOUTH DAKOTA - Sioux Falls 57117
NEW YORK - Albany 12235         Carter Anderson
                                                                         * Toll-Free Number Within State Only.
Stephen C. Ropel                Box 5068
10 B Airline Drive              Phone (800) 338-2557                     Note: CT, MA, ME, RI, and VT are
Phone (800) 821-1276            FAX (605) 323-6521                       part of the New Hampshire office.
FAX (518) 485-8719              nass-sd@nass.usda.gov
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                                                                                                    Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Index of Estimates                                                                               Production: Crop Production - July, Aug, & Jan annual . . . . . . 10
                                                                                                    Small Grains Summary - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
This index identifies the Agricultural Statistics Board reports                                   Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan, Mar, June, Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
carrying estimates of agricultural commodities and related                                        Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
subjects. The index is designed to assist data users interested                                  Beans, Dry Edible
in specific aspects of the agricultural estimating program.                                       Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . . . 11
                                                                                                    Crop Production - Aug, Oct, Dec, and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . 10
SUBJECT               REPORT AND MONTH OF ISSUE                                     PG            Monthly Marketings: Agricultural Prices - Nov . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
                                                                                                    Agricultural Prices - July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Agricultural Chemicals                                                                            Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly, and July annual . . . . . . . . 9
  Agricultural Chemical Usage (Field Crops) - May . . . . . . . . . . 5                             Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
  Agricultural Chemical Usage (Vegetables) - July; (Fruits) - July                                Production: Crop Production - Aug, Oct, Dec, Jan annual. . . . . 10
    (Fruits and Vegetables alternate years) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                   Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
  Agricultural Prices - April and July Annual (Price). . . . . . . . . 9                          By Commercial Class: Crop Production -Aug, Dec, Jan annual. 10
 Monthly (Indexes). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9        Beans, Lima
 Nursery & Floriculture . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5             Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
  Livestock Chemical Usage (Dairy Cattle) . . . . . . . . . . . 5                                 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
  Livestock Chemical Usage (Sheep) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                  Vegetables - Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
  Postharvest Application (Peanuts) March . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                              Beans, Snap
 Postharvest Application (Oranges) March . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                      Agricultural Prices - monthly, and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Postharvest Application (Corn & Soybeans) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                        Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Postharvest Application (Apples & Pears) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                       Fresh market: Vegetables - Jan, Apr, July, Oct, & Jan annual. . 13
Agricultural Injuries                                                                             Processing: Vegetables - Apr, July, Sept. and Jan annual . . . . . 13
  Adult Agricultural Injuries. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9           Berries
  Childhood Agricultural Injuries. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary & July annual . . . . 12
Almonds                                                                                           Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
  Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary & July annual . . 12                               Bison
  Crop Production - May and July . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                  Livestock Slaughter - Mar annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
  Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9              Biotechnology
  Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12          Acreage - June . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Apples                                                                                           Broccoli
  Agricultural Prices - monthly, and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                        Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
  Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary & July annual. . 12                                 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
  Crop Production - Aug and Oct. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                   Vegetables - Jan, Apr, July, Oct, and Jan annual.. . . . . . . . . . . . 13
  Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12        Broilers
Apricots                                                                                          Broiler Hatchery - Weekly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
  Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary & July annual . 12                                 Butter
  Crop Production - June, July . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10               Plants, number: Dairy Products - Apr annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
  Agricultural Prices - Feb and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                     Production: Dairy Products - monthly and Apr annual. . . . . . . . . 8
  Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12        Cabbage
Aquaculture                                                                                       Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
  See Catfish and Trout. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5          Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
  Census of Aquaculture . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8           Fresh Market: Vegetables - Jan, Apr, July, Oct, and
Artichokes                                                                                          Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
  Agricultural Prices - July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9               Canola
  Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12          Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - Jun;
  Vegetables - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13              Crop Production - Oct and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Asparagus                                                                                         Prices: Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
  Agricultural Prices - monthly, and July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                       Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
  Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12          Production: Crop Production - Oct and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . 10
  Vegetables - Apr, Sept, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13                     Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan and June. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Avocados                                                                                          Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
  Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary & July annual . 12                                 Cantaloup
  Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12          Agricultural Prices monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
  Agricultural Prices - July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9              Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Bananas                                                                                           Vegetables - Apr, July, Oct, and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
  Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary & July annual . . 12                               Carrots
  Crop Production - May (Rev.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                 Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
  Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9               Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
  Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12         Fresh Market: Vegetables - Jan, Apr, July, Oct, and
Barley                                                                                              Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
 Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . . 11                            Processing: Vegetables - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
   Crop Production - July, Aug, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                        Cash Rents
   Small Grains Summary - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                  Agricultural Land Values and Cash Rents . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Monthly Marketings: Agricultural Prices - June (U. S. only),                                    Catfish
   August & July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9           Processor data: Catfish Processing - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . 9                          Grower production: Catfish Production - Feb, Apr, July, Oct. . . . 5


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Cattle and Calves                                                                                        Chicks placed: Broiler Hatchery - weekly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
 Beef products: Cold Storage - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16                              Hatchery Production - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
 Calf Crop: Cattle - Jan, July. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13                   Chick prices: Agricultural Prices - Apr and July annual. . . . . . . . 9
    Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                 Feed-price ratio: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual. . 9
 Deaths: Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                      Inventory: Chickens and Eggs - monthly and Feb annual . . . . . 15
 Farms, (cattle, beef cow & milk cow operations):                                                           Poultry - Production and Value - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
    Farms, Land in Farms and Livestock Operations - Jan. . . . . . 9                                     Layers
 By size group: Farms, Land in Farms & Livestock                                                         Forced molt: Chickens and Eggs - monthly and Feb annual. . . . 15
   Operations. - Jan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9             Inventory : Chickens and Eggs - monthly and Feb annual . . . . . 15
 Feedlots, inventory and marketings, number, by size group:                                              Poultry products: Cold Storage - monthly and Feb annual. . . . . 16
    Cattle on Feed - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13                 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . 9
 Feed price ratio: Agricultural Prices - monthly and                                                       Poultry - Production and Value - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
    July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9           Production: Poultry - Production and Value - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . 15
 Feeder prices: Agricultural Prices - Monthly and July annual . . 9                                      Pullets : Chickens and Eggs - monthly and Feb annual . . . . . . . 15
 Inshipments: Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                          Pullets for Hatchery Supply Flocks: Chickens and Eggs -
 Inventory: Cattle - Jan, July . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13                     monthly. and Feb annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
     Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                  Rate of lay: Chickens and Eggs - monthly and Feb annual . . . . 15
 By size group: Cattle - Jan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13                 Sales: Poultry - Production and Value - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
 Marketings: Cattle on Feed - monthly, quarterly . . . . . . . . . . . 13                                Slaughter: Poultry Slaughter - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
    Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                 Value of inventory: Chickens and Eggs - Feb annual . . . . . . . . 15
 On Feed: Cattle on Feed - monthly, quarterly . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13                              Chickpeas (Garbanzo Beans)
    Cattle - Jan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13        Acreage: Crop Production - Aug, Dec, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . 10
 Placements: Cattle on Feed - monthly, quarterly. . . . . . . . . . . . 13                               Monthly Marketings: Agricultural Prices - Nov & Jul annual . . . 9
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . 9                                 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . 9
    Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                   Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Production and gross income: Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . 14                                     Production: Crop Production - Dec and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . 10
 Slaughter: Livestock Slaughter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                     Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan, and June, . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Value of home consumption, production and sales:                                                        Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                 Citrus
 Value of inventory: Agricultural Prices - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                            Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Cauliflower                                                                                              Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                              Citrus Fruits - Sept . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12               Crop Production - monthly except Aug & Nov . . . . . . . . . . . . . .10
 Vegetables - Jan, Apr, July, Oct, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . 13                              Coffee
Census of Agriculture                                                                                    Crop Production - Aug (Rev.), Dec, and Jan. annual . . . . . . . . . 10
 Introduction and Background . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6                     Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Highlights & Profiles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7               Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Volume 1, Geographic Area Series . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6                         Cold Storage
 Volume 2, Subject Series . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7                  Monthly and February Annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
    Zip Code & Congressional District . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7                          Capacity of Refrigerated Warehouses . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
    Agricultural Atlas of the United States . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7                       Computer Usage & Ownership (Farm). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
    Ranking of States & Counties . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7                      Corn, field
    Census of Agriculture History . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                      Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Volume 3, Special Studies . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                     Acreage - June . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Farm & Ranch Irrigation Survey . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                           Crop Production - Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov, and Jan annual. . . . 10
    Census of Horticultural Specialties . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                        Monthly Marketings: Agricultural Prices - Sept (U.S. only)
    Census of Aquaculture . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                     and Nov . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
    Agriculture Economics & Land Ownership . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                                   Agricultural Prices - July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Related Services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8            Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . 9
Celery                                                                                                     Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                              Production: Crop Production - Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov, and
 Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                  Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Vegetables - Jan, Apr, July, Oct, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . 13                               Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan, Mar, June, Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Cheese, all types                                                                                        Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Plants, number: Dairy Products - Apr. annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                            Corn, sweet
 Production: Dairy Products - monthly and Apr. annual. . . . . . . 8                                     Agricultural Prices - monthly, and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Cheese, American                                                                                         Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Plants, number: Dairy Products - Apr. annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                             Fresh market: Vegetables - Jan, Apr, July, Oct, and
 Production: Dairy Products - monthly and Apr. annual. . . . . . . 8                                       Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Cherries                                                                                                 Processing: Vegetables - Apr, July, Sept, and Jan annual . . . . . 13
 Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . . 12                                     Cost of Inputs
 Cherry Production - June . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                   Farm Production Expenditures - July . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                     Prices Paid by Farmers: Agricultural Prices. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12               Cotton
 Crop Production - June (sweet cherries, Western States). . . . . 10                                     Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . . 11
Chickens                                                                                                    Crop Production - May (Rev.), Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov, Dec,
 Chicks hatched: Chickens and Eggs - monthly and Feb annual 15                                                  and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Hatchery Production - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                      Ginnings: Cotton Ginnings - Jan, Feb, Mar, Aug, Sept, Oct,


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     Nov, Dec, and May annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                    Production: Poultry - Production and Value - Apr . . . . . . . . . . 15
  Monthly Marketings: Agricultural Prices - Oct . . . . . . . . 9                                        Chickens and Eggs - monthly and Feb annual . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
   Agricultural Prices - July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                     Equine
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . 9                               Livestock Slaughter - Mar annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
   Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12               Farm Production Expenditures - July. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Production: Crop Production - May (Rev.), Aug, Sept, Oct,                                            Farms, Land in Farms & Livestock Operations. . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
   Nov, Dec, and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                     Feed (fed to milk cows)
 Value: Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                   Feeder livestock prices: Agricultural Prices - Jan, Apr, July,
Cottonseed                                                                                                Oct, and July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Disposition: Crop Production - May (Rev.). . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                               Feed, prices paid: Agricultural Prices - Apr, and July annual. . . 9
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly(Aug - Feb) & July annual 9                                      Index: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual. . . . . . . . . 9
   Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                Feed-price ratios: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July
 Production: Crop Production - May (Rev.), Aug, Sept, Oct,                                                annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
   Nov, Dec, and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                   Fertilizer
 Value: Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                   Agricultural Price . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Cows, milk                                                                                             Agricultural Chemical Reports . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5
   Inventory: Milk Production - monthly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                         Figs
   Cattle - Jan, July; . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13            Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary & July annual . . . . 12
   Milk - Production, Disposition, and Income - May. . . . . . . . 8                                   Agricultural Prices - Feb, and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 By size group: Milk Production - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                        Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     Farms, Land in Farms & Livestock Operations - Jan . . . . . . 9                                  Flaxseed
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - Jan, Apr, Oct, and July annual . . . 9                                  Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June. . . . . . . . 11
   Cattle - July. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13           Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Production: Milk Production - monthly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                           Monthly Marketings: Agricultural Prices - Nov . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
   Milk -Production, Disposition, and Income - May. . . . . . . . . 8                                  Prices: Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Percent by size group: Milk Production - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                               Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     Farms, Land in Farms & Livestock Operations - Jan. . . . . . 9                                    Production: Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Cranberries                                                                                            Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan and June. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . 12                                      Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Cranberries - Aug . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12             Floriculture Crops
 Agricultural Prices - Jan and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                         Area of production and sales: Floriculture Crops - Apr. . . . . . . 16
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12            Fuel
Crop Production See individual commodity of interest.                                                  Agricultural Price . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Crop Progress Each Monday during growing season, Mar- Nov 11                                           Farm Production Expenditures. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Cucumbers                                                                                             Garlic
  Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                           Agricultural Prices - July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12              Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Cucumbers for Pickles: Vegetables - Apr, Jul, and Jan annual. 13                                      Vegetables - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
 Fresh Market: Vegetables - Apr, July, Oct, and Jan annual . . . 13                                   Ginger root
Dairy Farms (operations)                                                                               Crop Production - Aug and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
  Milk Production - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
   Cattle - Jan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13         Goats
 By Size Group: Milk Production - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                          Average clip per goat and number clipped: Sheep and
   Cattle - Jan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13             Goat - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
Dairy Products                                                                                         Inventory and value: Sheep and Goats - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
 Farm marketings, income and value: Milk -Production,                                                  Slaughter: Livestock Slaughter - Mar annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
   Disposition, and Income - May. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                       Grapefruit
Dairy Products, frozen                                                                                 Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Plants, number: Dairy Products - Apr annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                            Citrus Fruits - Sept . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Production: Dairy Products - monthly and Apr annual. . . . . . . 8                                    Crop Production - monthly except Aug, Sept, and Nov . . . . . . 10
Dairy Products Prices (formerly Cheddar Cheese Prices)                                                 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Weekly on Friday . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8          Grapes
Dates                                                                                                  Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . . 12
 Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . 12                                      Agricultural Prices - Monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                   Crop Production - July (for CA), Aug, Oct . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12            Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Eggs                                                                                                  Grain Storage Facilities
 Egg products: Egg Products - monthly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                           Off-Farm Number and Capacity: Grain Stocks - Jan. . . . . . . . . 11
   Cold Storage - monthly and Feb annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16                             On-Farm Capacity :Grain Stocks - Jan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Eggs in incubators: Broiler Hatchery - weekly . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                             Grazing Fees, Private
   Hatchery Production - Apr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                       Agricultural Prices - Jan and July Annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
   Chickens and Eggs - monthly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                       Guava
   Turkey Hatchery - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                       Crop Production - May . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Feed-price ratio: Agricultural Prices - monthly, and                                                  Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . . 12
   July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9          Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . 9                              Hatchery
   Poultry -Production and Value - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                           Capacity :Hatchery Production - Apr
 Processing: Egg Products - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                           (Published every 2 years) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14


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  Prices: Agricultural Prices - Apr and July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . 9                           Land
  Production: Broiler Hatchery - weekly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                          Agricultural Land Values and Cash Rents- Aug . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
     Hatchery Production - Apr annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                       Lemons
     Chickens and Eggs - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                      Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
  Supply Flocks: Chickens and Eggs - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                                Crop Production - monthly except Aug, Sept, and Nov . . . . . . 10
Hay                                                                                                     Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
  Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . 11                                   Citrus Fruits - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
     Crop Production - Aug, Oct, and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . 10                              Lentils
  Monthly Marketings: Agricultural Prices - July annual & Aug 9                                         Acreage: Crop Production - July, Nov, and Jan annual. . . . . . . 10
  Prices: Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                       Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
     Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12              Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
  Production: Crop Production - Aug, Oct, and Jan annual. . . . 10                                      Production: Crop Production - Nov, and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . 10
  Stocks: Crop Production - Jan and May. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                           Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan and June . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
  Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                 Lettuce, head
Hazelnuts                                                                                               Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
  Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . 12                                      Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
  Crop Production - Sept . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                 Vegetables - Jan, Apr, July, Oct, and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . 13
  Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                    Lettuce, leaf
  Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12             Vegetables - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Hogs and Pigs                                                                                           Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
  Deaths: Meat Animals - Apr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                     Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
  Farms (hog operations): Farms, Land in Farms & Livestock                                             Lettuce, romaine
  Operations - Jan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9           Vegetables - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
  By size groups: Farms, Land in Farms & Livestock                                                      Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
    Operations. - Jan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9           Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
  Farrowings: Hogs and Pigs - Mar, June, Sept, Dec. . . . . . . . . 14                                 Lima beans
  Feed price ratio: Agricultural Prices - monthly and                                                   Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
     July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9         Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
  Inshipments: Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                       Vegetables - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
  Inventory: Hogs and Pigs - Mar, June, Sept, Dec . . . . . . . . . . 14                               Livestock
     Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                 See Bison, Cattle and Calves, Cows, Milk, Dairy, Equine, Goats,
Marketings: Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                      Hogs and Pigs, Lambs, Sheep, and Slaughter.
  Pig crop: Hogs and Pigs - Mar, June, Sept, Dec . . . . . . . . . . . 14                              Livestock Operations
     Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                 Farms, Land in Farms & Livestock Operations - Jan. . . . . . . . . 9
  Pork products: Cold Storage - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16                          Macadamia Nuts
  Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . 9                               Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . . 12
     Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                 Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
  Production and gross income: Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . 14                                   Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
  Slaughter: Livestock Slaughter . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                    Machinery, new farm
  Value of home consumption, production, and sales:                                                     Prices - Agricultural Prices - April and July annual . . . . . . . . . . 9
      Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                Index - Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual. . . . . . . . . 9
  Value of inventory: Agricultural Prices - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                         Maple Syrup
 Honey                                                                                                  Crop Production - June and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
  Number colonies of bees: Honey - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16                          Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
  Price and Value: Honey - Feb; Agricultural Prices - Jul annual. 9                                    Milk
  Production: Honey - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16                   Feed-price ratio: Agricultural Prices - monthly and
  Stocks: Honey - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16                   July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Honeydew melons                                                                                        Milkfat test: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual. . . . . 9
  Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                           Plants: Dairy Products - Apr annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
  Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12             Agricultural Prices - monthly, and July annual; . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
  Vegetables - Apr, July, Oct, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13                            Milk Production, Disposition, and Income - Apr . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
 Hops                                                                                                   Dairy Products - Apr annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
  Crop Production - June, Aug, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                              Milk Production - monthly . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
  Hop Stocks - Mar, Sept . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                 Shipments: Dairy Products - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
  Agricultural Prices - Dec, July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                      Stocks: Dairy Products - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
  Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12              Supply: Milk Production, Disposition, and Income - Apr. . . . . . 8
   National Hop Report - Dec . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                  Utilization: Milk Production, Disposition, and Income - Apr. . . . . 8
Input Costs in Production                                                                              Milk, used in manufacturing products
   Farm Expenditures; Prices Paid by Farmers . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                            Skim: Dairy Products - Apr annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Kiwifruit                                                                                               Whole: Dairy Products - Apr annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
  Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . 12                                     Millet, Proso
  Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                   Acreage: Acreage - June; Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . 10
  Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11             Production: Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Labor, farm                                                                                             Value: Crop Values - Feb and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
  Farm Labor - Feb, May, Aug, Nov. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                       Mink
Lambs                                                                                                   Pelts produced and value: Mink - Jul. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16
  On feed: Sheep - Apr, July, and Nov. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                        Mohair
  Slaughter: Sheep - Apr, July, and Nov. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                         Average clip per goat, number clipped, prices, production and


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 value: Sheep and Goats - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                    Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Mushrooms                                                                                              Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . . 12
 Mushrooms - Aug . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13                 Crop Production - June (Bartlett), Aug . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11            Peas, Austrian Winter
Mustard Seed                                                                                           Acreage: Crop Production - July, Nov, and Jan annual. . . . . . . 10
 Acreage: Acreage - June; Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . 12                                     Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                         Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11              Production: Crop Production - Nov and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . 11
 Production: Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                              Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan and June . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan and Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                        Peas, Dry Edible
 Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                    Acreage: Crop Production - July, Nov, and Jan annual. . . . . . . 11
Nectarines                                                                                             Price and Value: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual
 Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . 12                                      Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Agricultural Prices - Feb and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                          Production: Crop Production - Nov and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . 11
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11             Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan and June . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Nursery                                                                                               Peas, Green
 Production: Nursery Production . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17                       Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Oats                                                                                                   Processing: Vegetables - Apr, July, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . 13
 Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . 11                                  Peas, Wrinkled Seed
    Crop Production - Jul, Aug, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                              Price and Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Small Grains Summary - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                      Production: Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Monthly Marketings: Agricultural Prices - June (U.S.                                                 Pecans
    only) and Aug . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9              Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . . 12
    Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .9                     Crop Production - Oct, Dec . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . 9                                 Agricultural Prices - Jul annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
    Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11              Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Production: Crop Production - July, Aug, and Jan annual . . . 10                                     Peppermint Oil
    Small Grains Summary - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                      Acreage for Oil: Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan, Mar, June, Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                           Price and Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                  Production: Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Olives                                                                                                Peppers, Bell
 Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary & July annual . . 12                                      Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                     Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11             Vegetables - Jan, Apr, July, Oct, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
 Crop Production - Aug. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                Peppers, Chile
Onions                                                                                                 Vegetables - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
 Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                            Pickle Stocks
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11               Vegetables - Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
 Spring: Vegetables - Jan, Apr, July, Sept, Oct, and                                                  Pineapples
    Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13         Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . . 12
 Summer:Vegetables - Apr, July, Oct, and Jan annual . . . . . . . 13                                   Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Oranges                                                                                                Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                            Pistachios
 Citrus Fruits - Sept . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12             Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . . 12
 Crop Production - monthly except Aug and Nov . . . . . . . . . . 10                                   Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11             Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Papayas                                                                                               Plums (Calif.)
 Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . 12                                      Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary & July annual . . . . 12
 Crop Production - monthly (also annual revisions in May) . . 10                                       Agricultural Prices - Feb and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                   Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11            Potatoes, All (U.S.)
Peaches                                                                                                Acreage: Crop Production - July, Sept (Rev.), Nov, and
 Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . . 12                                       Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                             Disposition, Utilization, and Value: Potatoes - Sept. . . . . . . . . 12
 Crop Production - May, June, July, and Aug; . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                              Monthly Marketings: Potatoes - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11             Production: Crop Production - Sept (Rev.), Nov, and
Peanuts                                                                                                   Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . 11                                   Prices: Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Crop Production - Jul, Aug, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                                 Potatoes - Sept . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Monthly Marketings: Agricultural Prices - July annual & Aug 9                                            Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . 9                                         Revisions: Agricultural Prices - Feb, Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
   Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11             Potatoes, Fall
 Production: Crop Production - Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov,                                                    Acreage: Acreage - July, Crop Production - Sept (Rev.), Nov, and
    and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Stocks: Peanut Stocks and Processing - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . 12                                Disposition, Utilization, and Value: Potatoes - Sept. . . . . . . . . 12
 Value: Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                   Monthly Marketings: Potatoes - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
Pears                                                                                                  Prices: Potatoes - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                           Production: Crop Production - Sept (Rev.), Nov, and


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        Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                  Rent - Oct . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Stocks: Potato Stocks - Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, June, Dec . 12                                             Seeds - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
    Potatoes - Sept (Rev). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                      Taxes - Jan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Potatoes, Spring                                                                                         Prices received by farmers
 Acreage: Crop Production - Jan (Rev.), Apr, May, and                                                      For specific commodity, see individual crop or livestock item.
    Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10           Prices received, indexes
 Disposition, Utilization, and Value: Potatoes - Sept. . . . . . . . 12                                    Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Prices: Potatoes - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                   Historical series Agricultural Prices - Jan and July annual. . . . . 9
 Production: Crop Production - Jan (Rev.), Apr, May,                                                     Proso Millet
    and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                 Acreage: Acreage - June . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Potatoes, Summer                                                                                              Crop Production - Jan. annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Acreage: Acreage - June . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                    Prices: Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
     Crop Production - Apr (Rev.), July, Sept, and Jan annual. 10                                              Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Disposition, Utilization, and Value: Potatoes - Sept. . . . . . . . 12                                  Production: Crop Production - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Production: Crop Production - Apr (Rev.), July, Sept, and                                               Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10           Prunes (Calif.)
 Prices: Potatoes - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                   Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . . 12
Potatoes, Winter                                                                                           Crop Production - June (Revisions) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Acreage: Crop Production - Jan, Apr, Oct (Rev.), and                                                      Agricultural Prices - Feb and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
    Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10             Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Disposition, Utilization, and Value: Potatoes - Sept . . . . . . . . 12                                 Prunes and Plums
 Production: Crop Production - Jan, Apr, Oct (Rev.), and                                                   Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . . 12
    Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10             Crop Production - Aug . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Prices: Potatoes - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12                   Agricultural Prices - Feb and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Poultry                                                                                                    Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 See Broilers, Chickens, Eggs, Hatchery, Turkeys.                                                        Pumpkins
Parity Prices                                                                                              Vegetables - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
 Agricultural Prices - monthly and specified months. . . . . . . . . . 9                                 Rapeseed
 Selected commodities: Agricultural Prices - monthly. . . . . . . . . 9                                    Acreage: Acreage - June; Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . 10
 Method of computation: Agricultural Prices - Jan, July. . . . . . . 9                                     Prices: Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Prices used for computations: Agricultural Prices - Jan. . . . . . . 9                                      Agricultural Prices - July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Prices paid by farmers                                                                                     Production: Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Agricultural Prices - Apr and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                             Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan and Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Regional prices: Agricultural Prices - April, July annual. . . . 9                                     Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Historical series: Agricultural Prices - April, and                                                  Rice
      July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9           Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . . . . 11
    Agricultural Chemicals Agricultural Prices - Apr. . . . . . . . . 9                                    Crop Production - Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov, and Jan annual. . . . . . 10
    Farm machinery Agricultural Prices - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                              By Class: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . . . 11
    Feeder livestock, Agricultural Prices - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . 9                                 Crop Production - Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov (U.S.), and Jan annual. 10
    Feed Agricultural Prices - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                      Monthly Marketings: Agricultural Prices - Aug (U.S. only) and
    Feed-price ratios, Agricultural Prices - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . 9                              Jan (U.S. only) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
    Fertilizer Agricultural Prices - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                        Agricultural Prices - July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
    Fuels Agricultural Prices - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                     Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . 9
    Private lease grazing rate Agricultural Prices - Jan . . . . . . . . 9                                 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Seeds, field Agricultural Prices - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                          Production: Crop Production - Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov, and
    Tractors Agricultural Prices - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                          Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Prices paid, indexes and subcomponent indexes                                                            Stocks: Rice Stocks - Jan, Mar, Aug, and Oct (CA only). . . . . . . 12
 Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                              Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Agricultural chemicals . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                 Rye
    Autos and trucks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                 Acreage: Acreage - June; Crop Production - Jan annual . . . . . . 10
    Building, materials . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                  Small Grains Summary - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Commodities and services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                         Prices: Agricultural Prices - Aug and July annual. . . . . . . . . . . 9
    Consumer Price Index monthly - Bureau of Labor Statistics                                                 Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Crop and livestock sectors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                       Production: Crop Production - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
    Farm supplies and repairs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                        Small Grains Summary - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Farm and nonfarm origin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                        Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan and June. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Farm machinery . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                     Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Farm services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9              Safflower
    Farm wage rates . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                  Acreage: Acreage - June; Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . 11
    Feed . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9             Prices: Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
    Fertilizer . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9               Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Fuels . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9          Production: Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
    Historical series: Agricultural Prices - Jan, April, Oct,                                              Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan and Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
        July, and July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                     Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Interest Jan, Apr, July, Oct and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                           Sheep and Lambs
    Livestock and poultry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                    Deaths: Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
    Production . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9             Farms (sheep operations): Farms, Land in Farms, & Livestock
    Production, interest, taxes, and wages . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                           Operations - Jan. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9


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 Inshipments: Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                                 Strawberries
 Inventory: Sheep and Goats - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                                  Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual; . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
    Sheep - July . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                     Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                            Noncitrus Fruits & Nuts - Jan. Prelim. & July annual; . . . . . . . 12
                                                                                                        Vegetables - Jan, Apr, July, and Jan annual; . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
 Lamb and mutton products: Cold Storage - monthly. . . 16                                              Sugarbeets
 Lamb crop: Sheep and Goats - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                                    Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . . 11
   Sheep - July. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                        Crop Production - June (Rev.), Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov, and
 Marketings: Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                                          Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . 9                                          Prices: Agricultural Prices - July . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
   Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                              Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Production and gross income: Meat Animals - Apr. . . . 14                                              Production: Crop Production - June (Rev.), Aug, Sept, Oct,
 Shorn, number: Sheep and Goats - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                                         Nov, and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Slaughter: Livestock Slaughter. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                              Sugarcane
                                                                                                        Acreage: Acreage - June . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Value of home consumption, production, and sales:                                                         Crop Production - June (Rev.), Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov, Dec,
   Meat Animals - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                                  Jan annual. Feb and Mar - FL only. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Value of inventory: Agricultural Prices - Feb. . . . . . . . . . 9                                     Prices: Agricultural Prices - July . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Slaughter                                                                                                  Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Commercial: Livestock Slaughter - monthly and Mar                                                      Production: Crop Production - June (Rev.), Aug, Sept, Oct,
 annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                    Nov, Dec, and Jan annual; Feb and Mar - FL only . . . . . . . . 10
 Federal inspection: Livestock Slaughter - monthly and                                                 Sunflower
   Mar annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                       Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . . 11
                                                                                                           Crop Production - Oct (incl. Rev. for Prev. Year), and
 Plants, number: Livestock Slaughter - Mar annual. . . . . 14
                                                                                                               Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Poultry: Poultry Slaughter - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                                    Monthly Marketings: Agricultural Prices - Nov . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Red meat production: Livestock Slaughter - monthly, and                                                   Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
   Mar annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14                       Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . 9
Sorghum                                                                                                    Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . 11                                              Production: Crop Production - Oct (includes Rev. for Prev.
   Crop Production - Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov, & Jan annual. 10                                                 Year), and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
  Monthly Marketings: Agricultural Prices - Sept and                                                    Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan, Mar, Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9         Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . 9                                 Support programs, USDA dairy
    Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11               Dairy Products - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
 Production: Crop Production - Aug, Sept, Oct, Nov, and                                                Sweet potatoes
                                                                                                        Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . . 11
    Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
                                                                                                           Crop Production - June (Rev.) Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan, Mar, June, Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
                                                                                                        Prices Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
                                                                                                           Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Soybeans                                                                                                Revisions: Agricultural Prices - Jan, June. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . 11                                    Production: Crop Production - June (Rev.) and Jan annual. . . . 10
    Crop Production - Aug, Sept, Oct (Rev. for Prev. Year)                                             Tangelos
        Nov, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                    Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
     Grain Stocks - Sept (Rev. for Prev. Year) . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                             Crop Production - monthly except Aug, Sept. & Nov. . . . . . . . 10
 Monthly Marketings: Agricultural Prices - Sept and                                                     Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9         Citrus Fruits - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly, and July annual; . . . . . . . 9                               Tangerines
    Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11               Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan, Mar, June, Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                            Crop Production - monthly except Aug, Sept. & Nov. . . . . . . . 10
 Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                   Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Spearmint Oil                                                                                           Citrus Fruits - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Acreage for Oil: Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . 10                               Taro
 Price and Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                         Crop Values - Feb; . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Production: Crop Production - Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                             Crop Production - May (Rev.), and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Spinach                                                                                                Temples
 Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                      Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11              Citrus Fruits - Sept . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12
 Fresh market: Vegetables - Jan and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . 13                               Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Processing: Vegetables - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13                         Crop Production - monthly except Aug, Sept, and Nov. . . . . . . 10
Squash, all                                                                                            Tobacco
 Vegetables - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13                 Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . . 11
Statistics, agricultural                                                                                   Crop Production - May (Rev.), July (for Flue-cured), Aug, Sept,
  Agricultural Statistics Book - annually. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17                            Oct, and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Storage, cold                                                                                           Prices: Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Cold Storage - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16                    Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Capacity: Capacity of Refrigerated Warehouses - Jan                                                       Crop Production - May (Rev.). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
    (bi- yearly). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16          Production: Crop Production - May (Rev.),
 Regional: Cold Storage - Feb annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16                             July (for Flue-cured), Aug , Sept, Oct, and Jan annual. . . . . . 10


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 Value: Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11                    By Class: Crop Production - Aug, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . 10
    Crop Production - May (Rev.). . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10                           Small Grains Summary - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Tomatoes                                                                                                Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9                           Wheat, Winter
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11              Acreage: Small Grains Summary - Sept . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Fresh market: Vegetables - Jan, Apr, July, Oct, & Jan annual. 13                                          Winter Wheat Seedings - Jan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Processing: Vegetables - Apr, July, Sept, & Jan annual. . . . . 13                                        Prospective Plantings - Mar . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Trout                                                                                                      Acreage - June . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Production: Trout Production - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5                       Crop Production - May, June, July, Aug,
Turkeys                                                                                                        and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Feed-price ratio: Agricultural Prices - monthly, and                                                  Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . . . 9
   July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9            Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Poults placed: Turkey Hatchery - monthly;                                                              Production: Crop Production - May, June, July, Aug, and Jan
    Hatchery Production - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                       annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Poult prices: Agricultural Prices - Apr and July annual. . . . . . . 9                                    Small Grains Summary - Sept . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Prices and value: Poultry - Production and Value - Apr . . . . . 15                                    By Class: Small Grains Summary - Sept . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual. . . . . . . . . . . . 9                                 Crop Production - May, June, July, Aug, and Jan annual. . . . 10
 Production: Poultry - Production and Value - Apr. . . . . . . . . . 15                                 Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Raised, number: Turkeys - Jan, Aug . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                         Whey Products
    Poultry -Production and Value - Apr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                           Plants, number: Dairy Products - Apr annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
 Slaughter: Poultry Slaughter - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15                           Production: Dairy Products - monthly and Apr annual. . . . . . . . 8
 Turkey products: Cold Storage - monthly, and Feb annual. . . 16                                        Stocks: Dairy Products - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
Vegetables                                                                                              Prices: Dairy Products - monthly. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
  See individual commodity of interest.                                                                Wool
Wage Rates                                                                                              Sheep shorn, and production: Sheep & Goats - Feb . . . . . . . . . 14
 Farm Labor - Feb, May, Aug, Nov. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8                         Prices: Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
Walnuts                                                                                                    Sheep & Goats - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
 Noncitrus Fruits and Nuts - Jan preliminary and July annual . 12                                       Value: Sheep & Goats - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14
 Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Crop Production - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Watermelon
 Agricultural Prices - July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Vegetables - Apr, July, Oct, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
Wheat, All
 Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . 11
    Crop Production - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Small Grains Summary - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Monthly Marketing: Agricultural Prices - June (U.S. only)
    Aug, and July annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . 9
    Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Production: Crop Production - Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Small Grains Summary - Sept . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 By Class: Crop Production - July, Aug, and Jan annual . . . . . 11
    Small Grains Summary - Sept . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan, Mar, June, Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Wheat, Durum
 Acreage: Winter Wheat Seedings (AZ, CA only) - Jan . . . . . 11
    Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . . . . . . 11
    Crop Production - May (AZ, CA), June (AZ, CA)
     July, Aug, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
    Small Grains Summary - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . . 9
    Crop Values - Feb . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Production: Crop Production - May (AZ, CA), June (AZ, CA),
 July, Aug, and Jan annual. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
    Small Grains Summary - Sept . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Stocks: Grain Stocks - Jan, Mar, June, Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Value: Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
Wheat, Spring (other than Durum)
 Acreage: Prospective Plantings - Mar; Acreage - June . . . . . . 11
    Crop Production - Jul, Aug, and Jan annual . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
    Small Grains Summary - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Prices: Agricultural Prices - monthly and July annual . . . . . . . 9
    Crop Values - Feb. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11
 Production: Crop Production - July, Aug, and Jan annual . . . 10
    Small Grains Summary - Sept. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12


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