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  • Cost of a home-grilled cheeseburger up 21 cents from 2021
    6/29/2022
    Cost of a home-grilled cheeseburger up 21 cents from 2021
  • Rising incomes, urbanization position sub-Saharan Africa as growing export market for U.S. agricultural goods
    6/28/2022
    Rising incomes, urbanization position sub-Saharan Africa as growing export market for U.S. agricultural goods
  • Land-grant universities and other cooperating institutions conduct the majority of agricultural R&D
    6/27/2022
    Land-grant universities and other cooperating institutions conduct the majority of agricultural R&D
  • Federal spending on food assistance reached record high of $182.5 billion in 2021
    6/23/2022
    Federal spending on food assistance reached record high of $182.5 billion in 2021
  • The value of U.S. farm production under contract changed for many commodities from 1996–97 to 2020
    6/23/2022
    The value of U.S. farm production under contract changed for many commodities from 1996–97 to 2020
  • The percentage of U.S. farms with contracts has declined in 2020 compared with 1996
    6/23/2022
    The percentage of U.S. farms with contracts has declined in 2020 compared with 1996
  • The share of the total value of U.S. farm production that is under contract has remained stable, 1996 to 2020
    6/23/2022
    The share of the total value of U.S. farm production that is under contract has remained stable, 1996 to 2020
  • Midsize and large-scale family farms represented a small percent of U.S. farms in 2020 but held more than 45 percent of all contracts
    6/23/2022
    Midsize and large-scale family farms represented a small percent of U.S. farms in 2020 but held more than 45 percent of all contracts
  • Large-scale family farms produced the largest share of the value of crop production under marketing contracts in 2020; small family farms produced the largest share of the value of livestock production under production contracts
    6/23/2022
    Large-scale family farms produced the largest share of the value of crop production under marketing contracts in 2020; small family farms produced the largest share of the value of livestock production under production contracts
  • Livestock producers were more likely to use production contracts, and crop producers were more likely to use marketing contracts, 2020
    6/23/2022
    Livestock producers were more likely to use production contracts, and crop producers were more likely to use marketing contracts, 2020
  • Honey imports continue to rise, offsetting declining U.S. production
    6/22/2022
    Honey imports continue to rise, offsetting declining U.S. production
  • Per capita consumption of milk in non-dairy beverages like tea and coffee did not significantly change over the 2000s and 2010s
    6/21/2022
    Per capita consumption of milk in non-dairy beverages like tea and coffee did not significantly change over the 2000s and 2010s
  • Per capita consumption of milk as a beverage fell among all age groups in the 2010s
    6/21/2022
    Per capita consumption of milk as a beverage fell among all age groups in the 2010s
  • U.S. per capita consumption of fluid cow’s milk has fallen further each decade since 1970s
    6/21/2022
    U.S. per capita consumption of fluid cow’s milk has fallen further each decade since 1970s
  • Per capita consumption of milk with cereal has fallen since the 2000s
    6/21/2022
    Per capita consumption of milk with cereal has fallen since the 2000s
  • Number of U.S. farms continues slow decline as farm size slowly rises; overall land used remains constant
    6/21/2022
    Number of U.S. farms continues slow decline as farm size slowly rises; overall land used remains constant
  • U.S. imports of products included in infant formula category surged in March and April 2022
    6/16/2022
    U.S. imports of products included in infant formula category surged in March and April 2022
  • U.S. beet and cane sugar production, crop year 2013/14 to 2021/22
    6/16/2022
    U.S. beet and cane sugar production, crop year 2013/14 to 2021/22
  • Percent changes in 2023 production and price forecasts compared with 2022
    6/16/2022
    Percent changes in 2023 production and price forecasts compared with 2022
  • United States exports of lactose from January 2011 to April 2022
    6/16/2022
    United States exports of lactose from January 2011 to April 2022
  • Expenditures for food at home and away from home, 1961–2021
    6/16/2022
    Expenditures for food at home and away from home, 1961–2021
  • Food-away-from-home market, by outlet type, 1987–2021
    6/16/2022
    Food-away-from-home market, by outlet type, 1987–2021
  • Shares of total food expenditures, 1961–2021
    6/16/2022
    Shares of total food expenditures, 1961–2021
  • Federal Government is primary funder of U.S. agricultural research and development
    6/14/2022
    Federal Government is primary funder of U.S. agricultural research and development
  • U.S. and Brazilian soybean exports
    6/14/2022
    U.S. and Brazilian soybean exports
  • Global cotton ending stocks
    6/14/2022
    Global cotton ending stocks
  • U.S. by-class wheat production, 2021 and 2022
    6/14/2022
    U.S. by-class wheat production, 2021 and 2022
  • U.S. rice imports in 2022/23 projected record high
    6/14/2022
    U.S. rice imports in 2022/23 projected record high
  • U.S. corn utilization
    6/14/2022
    U.S. corn utilization
  • U.S. consumers spent more money on food away from home than food at home in 2021, returning to pre-pandemic trend
    6/13/2022
    U.S. consumers spent more money on food away from home than food at home in 2021, returning to pre-pandemic trend
  • Estimated U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by economic sector, including net sources and removals (sinks) from LULUCF, 2001–2020
    6/10/2022
    Estimated U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by economic sector, including net sources and removals (sinks) from LULUCF, 2001–2020
  • Estimated U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by economic sector, 2020
    6/10/2022
    Estimated U.S. greenhouse gas emissions by economic sector, 2020
  • U.S. retail cotton use rebounded in 2021
    6/9/2022
    U.S. retail cotton use rebounded in 2021
  • Public agricultural R&D spending in the United States has declined in recent years
    6/8/2022
    Public agricultural R&D spending in the United States has declined in recent years
  • School foods were the richest source of dairy in children’s diets in 2017–2018
    6/7/2022
    School foods were the richest source of dairy in children’s diets in 2017–2018
  • From 2002 to 2019, Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) spending increased for technical assistance to support Farm Bill program implementation
    6/6/2022
    From 2002 to 2019, Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) spending increased for technical assistance to support Farm Bill program implementation