Administrative Publication No. (AP-073) 12 pp

October 2016

Selected Charts 2016, Ag and Food Statistics: Charting the Essentials

This collection of nine charts and maps presents examples of key statistics on the farm sector, food spending and prices, food security, rural communities, agricultural production and trade, the interaction of agriculture and natural resources, and more found in ERS's updated web product, Ag and Food Statistics: Charting the Essentials.

Keywords: Essentials, charts, statistics, maps, agriculture, agricultural trade, agricultural production, agricultural prices, natural resources, food consumption, food availability, food prices, food spending, food security, food and nutrition assistance programs, nutrition, farm commodities, farms, farm income, farm sector, rural economy, key agriculture indicators

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