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  • Forecast estimates 2 in 1,000 farm estates created in 2023 likely owed Federal estate tax returns
    6/25/2024
    Forecast estimates 2 in 1,000 farm estates created in 2023 likely owed Federal estate tax returns
  • 2022 Census of Agriculture: Average farmland value higher on coasts and in Corn Belt
    6/24/2024
    2022 Census of Agriculture: Average farmland value higher on coasts and in Corn Belt
  • Quarterly spending on Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program declined in 2023 prior to program’s expiration
    6/24/2024
    Quarterly spending on Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program declined in 2023 prior to program’s expiration
  • Per capita calories available for consumption increased from 1990 to 2019 worldwide and in selected countries
    6/20/2024
    Per capita calories available for consumption increased from 1990 to 2019 worldwide and in selected countries
  • Share of consumer expenditures on food at home outpaces other consumption categories for low- and middle-income households, World Bank International Comparison data show
    6/20/2024
    Share of consumer expenditures on food at home outpaces other consumption categories for low- and middle-income households, World Bank International Comparison data show
  • Greenhouse tomatoes fuel U.S. import growth in fresh tomatoes
    6/20/2024
    Greenhouse tomatoes fuel U.S. import growth in fresh tomatoes
  • World crop calories and food calories projected to continue growth trend through 2050
    6/20/2024
    World crop calories and food calories projected to continue growth trend through 2050
  • 2022 Census of Agriculture: Black-operated farm size continues to grow
    6/18/2024
    2022 Census of Agriculture: Black-operated farm size continues to grow
  • Cover crops planted by dairy producers are often harvested
    6/17/2024
    Cover crops planted by dairy producers are often harvested
  • Hawaii, Nevada, and Washington, DC, had highest shares of food-away-from-home sales
    6/13/2024
    Hawaii, Nevada, and Washington, DC, had highest shares of food-away-from-home sales
  • Food insufficiency in States that did not extend universal free meals was higher than in the six States that did
    6/13/2024
    Food insufficiency in States that did not extend universal free meals was higher than in the six States that did
  • Consumer Food Data System
    6/13/2024
    Consumer Food Data System
  • USDA spending on food and nutrition assistance programs declined further in FY 2023
    6/12/2024
    USDA spending on food and nutrition assistance programs declined further in FY 2023
  • SNAP benefit spending varied with changes to maximum benefit amounts and emergency allotment from FY 2020–23
    6/12/2024
    SNAP benefit spending varied with changes to maximum benefit amounts and emergency allotment from FY 2020–23
  • SNAP average monthly participation and annual spending increased following recessions
    6/12/2024
    SNAP average monthly participation and annual spending increased following recessions
  • Soybean seeding rates decline as row widths increase over time
    6/11/2024
    Soybean seeding rates decline as row widths increase over time
  • Prime working age natural-cause mortality increases with rurality, especially for females
    6/10/2024
    Prime working age natural-cause mortality increases with rurality, especially for females
  • Growing demand for poultry fuels increasing global imports
    6/6/2024
    Growing demand for poultry fuels increasing global imports
  • States with large influxes of out-of-State tourists and workers had highest per capita food-away-from-home sales in 2023
    6/6/2024
    States with large influxes of out-of-State tourists and workers had highest per capita food-away-from-home sales in 2023
  • Northwestern and Mountain West States generally had highest per capita food-at-home sales in 2023
    6/6/2024
    Northwestern and Mountain West States generally had highest per capita food-at-home sales in 2023
  • While Federal Crop Insurance Program liabilities have increased, insured liabilities for forage crops remain at 3 percent of total
    6/6/2024
    While Federal Crop Insurance Program liabilities have increased, insured liabilities for forage crops remain at 3 percent of total
  • Forage crops increased as a percentage of insured acres under the Federal Crop Insurance Program, 2014–21
    6/6/2024
    Forage crops increased as a percentage of insured acres under the Federal Crop Insurance Program, 2014–21
  • Hawaii, Nevada, and Washington, DC, have had higher food-away-from-home shares than other States since 1997
    6/6/2024
    Hawaii, Nevada, and Washington, DC, have had higher food-away-from-home shares than other States since 1997
  • All States have experienced growth in per capita food-away-from-home sales since 1997
    6/6/2024
    All States have experienced growth in per capita food-away-from-home sales since 1997
  • Most States’ per capita food-at-home sales have grown since 1997
    6/6/2024
    Most States’ per capita food-at-home sales have grown since 1997
  • 2022 Economic Census: The growing contribution of support services to U.S. agricultural production
    6/5/2024
    2022 Economic Census: The growing contribution of support services to U.S. agricultural production
  • Entry of dollar stores affected rural independent grocery stores more than urban stores
    6/4/2024
    Entry of dollar stores affected rural independent grocery stores more than urban stores
  • Livestock operations with cover crops often use them for forage
    6/3/2024
    Livestock operations with cover crops often use them for forage
  • Vegetable prices ranged from 22 cents to $2.62 per cup equivalent in 2022
    5/30/2024
    Vegetable prices ranged from 22 cents to $2.62 per cup equivalent in 2022
  • Government payments by farm operation race and ethnicity, 2022
    5/30/2024
    Government payments by farm operation race and ethnicity, 2022
  • Farms by operating profit margin (OPM) and operation race and ethnicity, 2022
    5/30/2024
    Farms by operating profit margin (OPM) and operation race and ethnicity, 2022
  • Specialization by farm operation race and ethnicity, 2022
    5/30/2024
    Specialization by farm operation race and ethnicity, 2022
  • Percent of farms that are operated by socially disadvantaged producers, by State and regions, 2017–20
    5/30/2024
    Percent of farms that are operated by socially disadvantaged producers, by State and regions, 2017–20
  • Distribution by farm operation race and ethnicity and farm typology, 2022
    5/30/2024
    Distribution by farm operation race and ethnicity and farm typology, 2022
  • Wind energy development varies by region
    5/29/2024
    Wind energy development varies by region
  • Renewable diesel production surpasses biodiesel
    5/28/2024
    Renewable diesel production surpasses biodiesel