Selected charts from Ag and Food Statistics: Charting the Essentials, 2017

Administrative Publication No. (AP-075) 28 pp, April 2017

by Kathleen Kassel, Alex Melton, and Rosanna Mentzer Morrison

This collection of 34 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 regularly 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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