Livestock by State, from the USDA National Agricultural Statistics ServiceEntry ID: USDA0003
Abstract: The Livestock By State dataset provides state level inventory
estimates for all cattle (January 1, 1975-92), hogs (December 1,
1975-91), sheep (January 1, 1975-92), chickens (December 1, 1983-91),
and red meat, poultry, eggs, and milk production and prices. The data
are collected monthly in season and annually.
Collection Organization: National Agricultural ... Statistics Service
Collection Methodology: Surveys of the farm universe are made several
times each year and estimates are adopted based on survey data and any
other available administrative data that would support estimate
Collection Frequency: Monthly in season and annually.
Update Characteristics: Not updated in its entirety.
It is estimated that the data set comprises 250,000 records
times 100 data fields.
Data Center: National Agricultural Statistics Service
Dissemination Media: Diskette, Internet home page
File Format: ASCII delimited
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
Or connect at the NASS Internet home page.
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Start Date: 1986-01-01
Access Constraints Public
Data Set Progress
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +39 06 570 55510
Email: GIS-Manager at fao.org
Address: Viale delle Terme di Caracalla
Postal Code: 00100
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-03-31
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-04-10