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32 events in April 2016
Vegetables and Pulses Outlook: April 2016
April 29, 2016 3:00 PM
This issue covers basic supply, demand, price, and trade analysis for fresh market vegetables, processing vegetables, mushrooms, potatoes, and pulses.
State Fact Sheets
April 29, 2016 3:00 PM
The ERS State Fact Sheets provide information on population, income, poverty, food security, education, employment, organic agriculture, farm characteristics, farm financial indicators, top commodities, and exports. Population estimates have been updated to 2015 (county-level data are provided).
Raw-Fiber Equivalents of U.S. Textile Trade Data
April 29, 2016 3:00 PM
This data product provides data on a range of topics related to the U.S. cotton, wool, and textile economy, including current and historical annual data on production, use, trade, and prices and estimates of the raw-fiber equivalent volume of U.S. textile trade, as well as a research data set on bil...
Where Do WIC Participants Redeem Their Food Benefits?  An Analysis of WIC Food Dollar Redemption Patterns by Store Type
April 28, 2016 3:00 PM
In FY2012, over three-fourths of WIC retail food benefits were redeemed at large (supercenter, supermarket, large grocery) stores. Although WIC may not encourage participants to be price sensitive, the many redemptions at large stores may be due to the 63-percent share of WIC vendors that are large ...
Livestock & Meat Domestic Data
April 26, 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
April 25, 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.
Food and Nutrition Assistance Research Database
April 21, 2016 3:00 PM
ERS supports a broad spectrum of food and nutrition assistance research and has compiled an electronic database of over 1,000 peer-reviewed reports and articles based on ERS-supported research. The database is searchable by title, lead author, topic, year of publication, and data set analyzed.
Vegetables and Pulses Data
April 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
April 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 & Sweeteners Outlook: April 2016
April 18, 2016 3:00 PM
The Sugar and Sweeteners Outlook for April reviews the sugar and sweeteners market conditions for the United States and Mexico based on changes to the April WASDE.
Agricultural Exchange Rate Data Set
April 18, 2016 3:00 PM
Contains annual and monthly data for exchange rates important to U.S. agriculture. It includes both nominal and real exchange rates for 80 countries (plus the European Union) as well as real trade-weighted exchange rate indexes for many commodities and aggregations.
Livestock, Dairy, & Poultry Outlook: April 2016
April 18, 2016 12:00 PM
The Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook for April 2016 analyzes economic impacts of events based on projections from USDA's World Agricultural Supply and Use Estimates Report for beef, pork, lamb, poultry, eggs, and dairy production and trade.
Meat Price Spreads
April 15, 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: April 2016
April 14, 2016 3:00 PM
The April 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.
Feed Outlook: April 2016
April 14, 2016 3:00 PM
The April 2016 Feed Outlook report contains projections for the 2015/16 U.S. and global feed markets based on the most current World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates.
Feed Grains Database
April 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: April 2016
April 14, 2016 12:00 PM
The April 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: April 2016
April 14, 2016 12:00 PM
The April 2016 Oil Crops Outlook analyzes the major changes and events in the world market for oilseeds and oilseed products.
Cotton and Wool Outlook: April 2016
April 14, 2016 12:00 PM
The April 2016 Cotton and Wool Outlook report presents and discusses USDA's latest 2015/16 U.S. and world cotton supply and demand projections. U.S. cotton planting intentions for 2016 are also discussed. In addition, the latest U.S. textile and apparel trade data are included.
Understanding IRI Household-Based and Store-Based Scanner Data
April 13, 2016 3:00 PM
ERS has acquired commercial scanner data from market research firm IRI for use in food economics research. This report examines the methodology, characteristics, and statistical properties of the datasets. It provides an introduction to the data for new users and important considerations for advance...
Wheat Data
April 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
April 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
April 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 Counter-Cyclical Payment (CCP) for three major field crops (corn, soybeans, and wheat).
WASDE
April 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.
U.S. Agricultural Trade Data Update
April 6, 2016 3:00 PM
Foreign Agricultural Trade of the United States (FATUS) tables, which are updated monthly.
Milk Cost of Production Estimates
April 6, 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.
Aquaculture Data
April 6, 2016 3:00 PM
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.
Livestock & Meat International Trade Data
April 6, 2016 11:00 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.
U.S. Bioenergy Statistics
April 5, 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...
Latest U.S. Agricultural Trade Data
April 5, 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.
India’s Agricultural Growth Propellers (Amber Waves feature article)
April 4, 2016 3:00 PM
ERS research on India’s agricultural performance since 1980 suggests that increases in productivity have spread from the northern grain belt, led by accelerated growth in production of horticulture and animal products. Several policies are propelling India’s agricultural productivity, namely investm...
<em>Amber Waves</em> magazine
April 4, 2016 3:00 PM
Amber Waves presents the broad scope of ERS research and analysis on the economics of food, farming, natural resources, and rural America. The April 2016 issue includes articles on retail food spending, glyphosate resistance management practices on farms, agricultural productivity in India,...

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