Selected Farm Machinery StatisticsEntry ID: USDA0334
Abstract: The "Selected Farm Machinery Statistics" dataset contains annual
and monthly farm machinery time series data obtained from
several government agencies and one domestic trade organization.
Farm machinery data reflect domestic production, factory
shipment, domestic industry inventory indices, domestic prices
indices, U.S. farm expenditures for capital purchases, repairs,
and depreciation, domestic ... on-farm inventories, and U.S. exports
Collection Organization: Economic Research Service.
Collection Methodology: Data obtained from several government
agencies and one domestic trade organization.
Collection Frequency: Periodic - when Agency resources are
Update Characteristics: Manufacturer's shipments of tractors
data no longer available. Tables 1-4, 12, 13, cannot be updated.
The data reside in 35 LOTUS 1-2-3 spreadsheet tables.
Data Center: Economic Research Service
Dissemination Media: Diskette, Internet gopher, Internet home
File Format: ASCII, Lotus/dBase
Access Instructions: Call NASS at 1-800-999-6779 for historical
series data available on diskette. For historical series data
available online, connect to the Internet home page at Cornell
Access to the data or reports may be achieved through the
ERS-NASS information system:
For subscription direct to an e-mail address, send an e-mail
Type the word "lists" (without quotes) in the body of the
Start Date: 1944-01-01Stop Date: 1990-12-31
Quality Provided as is.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: vesterby at econ.ag.gov
USDA Economic Research Service Natural Resources and Environment Division (NRED) 1301 New York Avenue, NW, Room 408C
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20005-4788
The specific source is given at the bottom of each table.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-11-22