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September 23, 2016 9:00 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.
September 19, 2016 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...
September 19, 2016 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...
September 16, 2016 3:00 PM
Fewer projected imports in 2016/17 lower projected ending stocks. Higher estimated production in 2015/16 raises stocks heading into 2016/17.
September 16, 2016 12:00 PM
The Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook for September 2016 analyzes economic impacts on animal product markets of month-to-month changes in USDA's World Agricultural Supply and Use Estimates report.
September 16, 2016 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.
September 16, 2016 12:00 PM
Rice is Korea’s staple grain and most important crop. The U.S. was a key supplier of rice to this market in the 20th century and has supplied over a million tons since 2000. A tariff-rate quota now effectively precludes over-quota imports.
September 14, 2016 3:00 PM
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.
September 14, 2016 3:00 PM
The September 2016 Feed Outlook report contains projections for the 2015/16 and 2016/17 U.S. and global feed markets based on the most current World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates.
September 14, 2016 3:00 PM
The September 2016 Rice Outlook Report will contain updated U.S. and global rice market forecasts for 2016/17 and any revisions to 2015/16.
September 14, 2016 12:00 PM
The September 2016 Cotton and Wool Outlook report presents and discusses USDA's latest 2016/17 U.S. and world cotton supply and demand projections. The report also includes the latest U.S. textile and apparel trade data.
September 14, 2016 12:00 PM
Record U.S. soybean use may not keep pace with big production gains.
September 14, 2016 12:00 PM
The September 2016 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.
September 13, 2016 3:00 PM
This data product contains statistics on wheat - including the five classes of wheat: hard red winter, hard red spring, soft red winter, white, durum - and rye.
September 13, 2016 3:00 PM
The Dairy Data files cover U.S. supply, demand, and trade for milk and major dairy products.
September 12, 2016 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 price loss coverage (PLC) payment rate for three major field crops (corn, soybeans, and wheat).
September 12, 2016 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.
September 8, 2016 3:00 PM
Save the Date: The Research Innovation and Development Grants in Economics (RIDGE) Program encourages new and innovative research on food and nutrition assistance issues. The annual conference is a forum for grant recipients and attendees to discuss results of recently funded grants on food assistan...
September 7, 2016 3:00 PM
Monthly national milk cost of production estimates are available for 2005-present, and annual milk cost of production estimates by State and by size of operation are available for 2005 to 2014.
September 7, 2016 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...
September 7, 2016 9:00 AM
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.
September 7, 2016 9:00 AM
Database contains current and past data on hogs and pork, cattle and beef, veal, and poultry, including trade by country.
September 7, 2016 9:00 AM
Foreign Agricultural Trade of the United States (FATUS) tables, which are updated monthly.
September 7, 2016 9:00 AM
An estimated 12.7 percent of U.S. households were food insecure in 2015, down from 14.0 percent in 2014. Food-insecure households are those that lack consistent access to adequate, healthful food.
September 7, 2016 9:00 AM
This is the statistical supplement for USDA’s annual report on households’ access to adequate food for active, healthy living.
September 6, 2016 12:00 PM
Amber Waves presents the broad scope of ERS research and analysis on the economics of food, farming, natural resources, and rural America. The September 2016 issue includes articles on soil health, household food spending, meat consumption, food labeling, beginning farmers, and agricultural...
September 6, 2016 12:00 PM
Soil health builds upon soil conservation by encouraging farmers to manage soil as a living ecosystem, in addition to reducing soil erosion. Healthy soils can have benefits to society and to farmers. USDA incentivizes farmers to adopt soil health practices through programs such as EQIP and CSP.
September 6, 2016 12:00 PM
ERS examines potential impacts of the Margin Protection Program for Dairy Producers on average margins, risks, and supply responses for dairy farms of different sizes and regions and at different coverage levels.
September 2, 2016 3:00 PM
The Dairy Data files cover U.S. supply, demand, and trade for milk and major dairy products.
September 2, 2016 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.
August 31, 2016 3:00 PM
The Dairy Data files cover U.S. supply, demand, and trade for milk and major dairy products.
August 31, 2016 3:00 PM
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act increased SNAP benefits by 14 percent in April 2009. ERS examines how the additional benefits affected the food spending behavior of SNAP participants.
August 30, 2016 3:00 PM
Database contains current and historical data on pork, beef, veal, and poultry, including production, supply, utilization, and farm prices.
August 30, 2016 1:00 PM
ERS will host a webinar on the August 2016 farm income and financial forecasts, at 1 p.m. EDT, on Tuesday, August 30. Webinar announcement includes a link to the forecast, to be released at 11 a.m.
August 30, 2016 11:00 AM
Provides a comprehensive overview of the financial characteristics and performance of the U.S. farm sector and farm businesses, including current estimates and forecasts of farm income, expenses, asset values, and debt. Includes the latest forecast for farm household income.
August 30, 2016 11:00 AM
Dry Edible Peas Harvested Area at Record-High.

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