Rice Sector: Background
This page compiles basic information and key data on the U.S. rice sector, including production, use, trade, and major producing states.
North American Fresh-Tomato Market
This page provides data and information on tomato production, use, trade, and value.
U.S. Drought 2012: Farm and Food Impacts
Information on the 2012 drought’s impacts and potential impacts on major farm commodities and on retail food prices in 2012 and 2013.
Immigration and the Rural Workforce
Web page contains background information and data on farm and rural labor, including legal mechanisms for obtaining foreign-born workers. It contains information on ERS work on potential farm impacts of immigration policy changes, as well as information on the characteristics of the farm and rural labor force including Hispanics, and data on unauthorized immigrants in the United States.
Cucumbers: Background Statistics
Background and statistics on the United States cucumber market (fresh market).