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35 events in September 2016
FTS: Fruit and Tree Nuts Outlook
September 30, 2016 3:00 PM
Normalized Prices
September 30, 2016 9:00 AM
ERS annually calculates "normalized prices," which smooth out the effects of shortrun seasonal or cyclical variation, for key agricultural inputs and outputs. They are used to evaluate the benefits of projects affecting agriculture. Normalized prices for the 2016 report year are available.
Comparing Participation in Nutrient Trading by Livestock Operations to Crop Producers in the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
September 29, 2016 3:00 PM
In the Chesapeake Bay watershed, one method of reducing nutrient (manure) discharges from livestock operations may be to involve them in in nutrient trading, in which producers sell representations of their pollution reductions as credits. This study compares livestock operations to crop-only produc...
Dairy Data: Per Capita Cheese Consumption, Annual
September 29, 2016 3:00 PM
The Dairy Data files cover U.S. supply, demand, and trade for milk and major dairy products.
Livestock & Meat Domestic Data
September 27, 2016 3:00 PM
The Livestock & Meat Domestic Data contains current and historical data on pork, beef, veal, and poultry, including production, supply, utilization, and farm prices.
Food Price Outlook
September 23, 2016 9:00 AM
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) for food is probably the most widely used indicator of changes in retail food prices. ERS regularly updates food price forecasts for the short-term period.
Vegetables and Pulses Data
September 19, 2016 3:00 PM
This data product provides users with comprehensive statistics on fresh and processed vegetables and pulses in the United States, as well as global production and trade data for these sectors. It harmonizes and integrates data from the ERS market outlook program with data collected by different Fede...
Fruit and Tree Nut Data
September 19, 2016 3:00 PM
This data product provides users with comprehensive statistics on fresh and processed fruit and tree nuts in the United States, as well as global production and trade data for these sectors. It harmonizes and integrates data from the ERS market outlook program with data collected by different Federa...
Sugar and Sweeteners Outlook: September 2016
September 16, 2016 3:00 PM
The Sugar and Sweeteners Outlook for September reviews the sugar and sweetener market conditions for the United States and Mexico based on changes to the September World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE).
The Rice Market in South Korea
September 16, 2016 12:00 PM
The report reviews this important market for U.S. rice with regard to the new tariff-rate quota, production policies, and internal Korean supply and demand.
Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook: September 2016
September 16, 2016 12:00 PM
The Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook for September 2016 analyzes economic impacts of month-to-month changes in USDA's World Agricultural Supply and Use Estimates report on domestic and international markets for beef, pork, lamb, poultry, eggs, and dairy products.
Meat Price Spreads
September 16, 2016 12:00 PM
This data set provides monthly average price values, and the differences among those values, at the farm, wholesale, and retail stages of the production and marketing chain for selected cuts of beef, pork, and broilers.
Rice Outlook:  September 2016
September 14, 2016 3:00 PM
The September 2016 outlook for both the U.S. and global rice markets is analyzed based on the latest projections contained in USDA's World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report.

Errata: On September 22, the September Rice Outlook report was reposted t...

Feed Outlook:  September 2016
September 14, 2016 3:00 PM
The September 2016 Feed Outlook report contains projections for the 2015/16 and 2016/17 U.S. and global feed markets based on the most current World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates.
Feed Grains Database
September 14, 2016 3:00 PM
The Feed Grains Database contains statistics on four feed grains (corn, grain sorghum, barley, and oats), foreign coarse grains (feed grains plus rye, millet, and mixed grains), hay, and related items.
Wheat Outlook: September 2016
September 14, 2016 12:00 PM
The September 2016 outlook for both the U.S. and global wheat markets is analyzed based on the latest projections contained in USDA's World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report.
Oil Crops Outlook: September 2016
September 14, 2016 12:00 PM
The September 2016 Oil Crops Outlook analyzes the major changes and events in the world market for oilseeds and oilseed products.
Cotton and Wool Outlook: September 2016
September 14, 2016 12:00 PM
The September 2016 Cotton and Wool Outlook report presents and discusses USDA's latest 2016/17 U.S. and world cotton supply and demand projections, including USDA's U.S. cotton production update. Revisions to 2015/16 are also presented. In addition, the latest U.S. textile and apparel trade d...
Wheat Data
September 13, 2016 3:00 PM
This data product contains statistics on wheat - including the five classes of wheat: hard red winter, hard red spring, soft red winter, white, durum - and rye.
Dairy Monthly Data
September 13, 2016 3:00 PM
The Dairy Data files cover U.S. supply, demand, and trade for milk and major dairy products.
Season-Average Price Forecasts
September 12, 2016 3:00 PM
This data product provides three Excel file spreadsheet models that use futures prices to forecast the U.S. season-average price received and the implied price loss coverage (PLC) payment rate for three major field crops (corn, soybeans, and wheat).
WASDE
September 12, 2016 12:00 PM
The monthly World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report, released by USDA’s World Agricultural Outlook Board, includes forecasts for U.S. and world wheat, rice, and coarse grains, oilseeds, and cotton. U.S. coverage is extended to sugar, meat, poultry, eggs, and milk.
2016 Research Innovation and Development Grants in Economics (RIDGE) Conference
September 8, 2016 3:00 PM
Save the Date: The Research Innovation and Development Grants in Economics (RIDGE) Program encourages new and innovative research on food and nutrition assistance issues. The annual conference is a forum for grant recipients and attendees to discuss results of recently funded grants on food assistan...
U.S. Bioenergy Statistics
September 7, 2016 3:00 PM
The U.S. Bioenergy Statistics are a source of information on biofuels intended to present a picture of the renewable energy industry and its relationship to agriculture. Where appropriate, data are presented in both a calendar year and the relevant marketing year timeframe to increase utility to fe...
Milk Cost of Production Estimates
September 7, 2016 3:00 PM
Monthly national milk cost of production estimates for 2005-present, and annual milk cost of production estimates by State and by size of operation for 2005 to 2014.
Statistical Supplement to Household Food Security in the United States in 2015
September 7, 2016 9:00 AM
This is the statistical supplement for USDA’s annual report on households’ access to adequate food for active, healthy living.
Household Food Security in the United States in 2015
September 7, 2016 9:00 AM
An estimated 12.7 percent of American households were food insecure at least some time during the year in 2015, meaning they lacked access to enough food for an active, healthy life for all household members. That is down from 14.0 percent in 2014.
U.S. Agricultural Trade Data Update
September 7, 2016 9:00 AM
Foreign Agricultural Trade of the United States (FATUS) tables, which are updated monthly.
Livestock & Meat International Trade Data
September 7, 2016 9:00 AM
The Livestock and Meat International Trade Data Set contains monthly and annual data for imports and exports of live cattle, hogs, sheep, and goats, as well as beef and veal, pork, lamb and mutton, chicken meat, turkey meat, and eggs.
Aquaculture Data
September 7, 2016 9:00 AM
Statistics on domestically grown catfish and trout and U.S. imports and exports of fish and shellfish that may be products of aquaculture, such as salmon, shrimp, and oysters.
The Effects of the Margin Protection Program for Dairy Producers
September 6, 2016 12:00 PM
The Margin Protection Program for Dairy Producers offers protection when the difference between the U.S. all-milk price and the estimated average feed cost falls below an elected level. The program's potential impacts on average margins and risk at different levels of coverage for both the protected...
An Economic Perspective on Soil Health (<em>Amber Waves</em> feature article)
September 6, 2016 12:00 PM
Soil health builds upon soil conservation by encouraging farmers to manage soil as a living ecosystem, in addition to reducing soil erosion. Healthy soils can have benefits to society and to farmers. USDA incentivizes farmers to adopt soil health practices through programs such as EQIP and CSP.
<em>Amber Waves</em> magazine
September 6, 2016 12:00 PM
Amber Waves presents the broad scope of ERS research and analysis on the economics of food, farming, natural resources, and rural America. The September 2016 issue includes articles on soil health, household food spending, meat consumption, food labeling, beginning farmers, and agricultural...
Latest U.S. Agricultural Trade Data
September 2, 2016 3:00 PM
This data product announces USDA's monthly release of calendar year, fiscal year, year-to-date, and monthly value of U.S. agricultural exports, imports, and trade balance.
Dairy Data: Milk Supply and Utilization, Annual; Dairy Per Capita Consumption, Annual
September 2, 2016 3:00 PM
The Dairy Data files cover U.S. supply, demand, and trade for milk and major dairy products.

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