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36 events in August 2015
2014 Tenure, Ownership and Transition of Agricultural Land (TOTAL)
August 31, 2015 12:00 PM
This joint ERS/NASS survey provides a comprehensive picture of farm land ownership and farm economics, including data on: operating expenses, demographic information on land owners, capital expenses, farm debt and assets, labor needs, and household characteristics.
Outlook for U.S. Agricultural Trade: August 2015
August 27, 2015 3:00 PM
This report presents and discusses the August 2015 quarterly USDA forecasts for agricultural trade in the United States in FY 2015 and FY 2016.
Livestock & Meat Domestic Data
August 27, 2015 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.
Land Use, Land Value & Tenure
August 26, 2015 3:00 PM
ERS data and research focus on trends in agricultural land and other major land uses, agricultural land use change, determinants of changes in agricultural land values, and land ownership and tenure patterns.
Food Availability (Per Capita) Data System
August 26, 2015 3:00 PM
The food availability data and food loss data in the Food Availability (Per Capita) Data System (FADS) have been updated to 2013; the nutrient availability data have been updated to 2010.
Milk Cost of Production Estimates
August 26, 2015 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 2013.
Dairy Data
August 26, 2015 3:00 PM
These data are from several USDA agencies (see scope in Documentation). They were previously were included in the Meat Statistics page in the Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry (LDP) Outlook tables and may contain revisions not included in previous releases of the LDP tables.
Annual and Monthly SNAP Participation Rates
August 25, 2015 3:00 PM
A key aspect of SNAP is the extent to which it reaches its target population—the rate of participation among people who are eligible for SNAP benefits. This report estimates an annual SNAP participation rate, which counts the number of people who participated at some time during the year as a share ...
Webinar: Farm Financial Forecasts, August 2015
August 25, 2015 1:00 PM
USDA's Economic Research Service (ERS) will release a new forecast for calendar year 2015 income, assets, debt, and farm business performance, and the outlook for farm operator households. This is the second forecast for 2015, and it will incorporate new information on production expenses, land valu...
Farm Sector & Household Income Forecast
August 25, 2015 11:00 AM
2015 Farm Sector and Household Income Forecast.
Food Price Outlook
August 25, 2015 11:00 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
August 21, 2015 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
August 21, 2015 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...
School Meals in Transition
August 20, 2015 3:00 PM
School foodservice programs are adjusting to a complex mix of changes mandated by the Healthy Hunger-Free Kids Act.
Meat Price Spreads
August 19, 2015 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.
Sugar and Sweeteners Outlook: August 2015
August 18, 2015 3:00 PM
The Sugar and Sweeteners Outlook for August 2015 reviews the sugar and sweeteners market conditions for the United States and Mexico based on changes to the August World Agricultural Supply and Use Estimates report.
Livestock, Dairy, & Poultry Outlook: August 2015
August 18, 2015 12:00 PM
The Livestock, Dairy, & Poultry Outlook for August 2015 analyzes economic impacts of events and outlook based on projections from USDA's World Agricultural Supply and Use Estimates Report for beef, pork, lamb, poultry, eggs, and dairy production and trade.
Feed Grains Database
August 17, 2015 9:00 AM
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.
Rice Outlook: August 2015
August 14, 2015 3:00 PM
The August 2015 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: August 2015
August 14, 2015 3:00 PM
The August 2015 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. This issue contains a special article, “U.S. Sorghum Markets in Transition: Trade Policies Drive Export Volum...
Wheat Outlook: August 2015
August 14, 2015 12:00 PM
The August 2015 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: August 2015
August 14, 2015 12:00 PM
The August 2015 Oil Crops Outlook analyzes the major changes and events in the world market for oilseeds and oilseed products
Cotton and Wool Outlook: August 2015
August 14, 2015 12:00 PM
The August 2015 Cotton and Wool Outlook report presents USDA's first survey-based U.S. cotton production estimates for 2015/16, as well as other U.S. and world cotton supply and demand estimates. It also includes revisions to the 2014/15 cotton supply and demand estimates, and highlights th...
Wheat Data
August 13, 2015 9:00 AM
This data product contains statistics on wheat - including the five classes of wheat: hard red winter, hard red spring, soft red winter, white, and durum - and rye.
Season-Average Price Forecasts
August 12, 2015 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
August 12, 2015 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.
Using Household and Intrahousehold Data To Assess Food Insecurity: Evidence from Bangladesh
August 10, 2015 3:00 PM
Estimates of food insecurity are constructed at the household level and individual level, and the results of the two types of assessments are compared.
Food Environment Atlas
August 10, 2015 3:00 PM
ERS has updated the Food Environment Atlas, with new indicators on store availability; restaurant availability and expenditures; participants in the SNAP Program, the National School Lunch Program (NSLP), School Breakfast Program (SBP), Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), Child and Adult Care Food P...
U.S. Agricultural Trade Data Update
August 6, 2015 3:00 PM
Aquaculture Data
August 6, 2015 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
August 6, 2015 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
August 5, 2015 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
August 5, 2015 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.
U.S.-Cuba Agricultural Trade: Past, Present and Possible Future (<em>Amber Waves</em> feature article)
August 3, 2015 3:00 PM
In December 2014, the United States announced that it would implement executive actions designed to ease the restrictions on trade, remittances, and travel with Cuba. This report explores the potential implications for U.S. agricultural exports. Establishment of a more normal economic relationship w...
Most U.S. Households Do Their Main Grocery Shopping At Supermarkets and Supercenters Regardless of Income (<em>Amber Waves</em> feature article)
August 3, 2015 3:00 PM
Data from USDA’s new FoodAPS survey reveal that SNAP participants and food-insecure households are less likely than higher income consumers to use their own vehicles for their primary food shopping, and more likely to use someone else's car, or to walk, bike, or take public transit.
<em>Amber Waves</em> magazine
August 3, 2015 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 August issue includes articles on U.S.-Cuba agricultural trade, where households do their main grocery shopping, rural population loss, and foundati...

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