Farm share includes expenses paid to nonfarm establishments

U.S. dollar bill graphic showing farm share of food dollar spent on farm production, nonagricultural onfarm inputs, and agribusiness, as well as the marketing share of the food dollar.

Using three different models of the same food supply chain, the USDA, Economic Research Service’s Food Dollar Series breaks down the distribution of a representative $1 of annual consumer food expenditures on purchases for eating at home and away from home.

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