Potatoes and Sweet Potatoes: Final Estimates, from the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service
Entry ID: USDA0488

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Summary
Abstract: "Potatoes and Sweet Potatoes: Final Estimates" is a full-text
bulletin that contains data on the production of potatoes and
sweet potatoes in the United States. Data include final planted
and harvested acreage; yield per harvested acre; production
utilization and value estimates for potatoes and sweet potatoes
by seasonal group; farm disposition; seasonal average price
received; quantity used for processing (chipping and
shoestring), stocks held by growers; local dealers and
processors; and number of chip plants. Estimates in this
bulletin provide a historic record and a benchmark for current
estimates.

LANGUAGE:

English
ACCESS/AVAILABILITY:

Data Center: National Agricultural Statistics Service
Dissemination Media: Diskette, Internet home page
File Format: 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
University.

Or connect at the NASS Internet home page.

URL: 'http://www.nass.usda.gov/index.asp'

Geographic Coverage
 N: 76.0 S: 19.0  E: -67.0  W: -172.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1987-01-01


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA


Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE >PLANT COMMODITIES >FIELD CROP PRODUCTS    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >ECONOMIC RESOURCES >AGRICULTURE PRODUCTION    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
FARMING
ECONOMY


Keywords
AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY
Agriculture And Food Security > Agricultural Production
Agriculture And Food Security > Agricultural Production > Crop Yields
FARM DISPOSITION
POTATO STATISTICS
POTATOES
SWEET POTATOES


Originating Center
USDA/NASS


Data Center
National Agricultural Statistics Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.nass.usda.gov/index.asp
Dataset ID: #SB-901

Data Center Personnel
Name: ARVIN R. BUDGE
Phone: 1-202-720-4285
Fax: 1-202-690-1311
Email: abudge at nass.usda.gov
Contact Address:
USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service
Estimates Division
South Agriculture Building, Room 5801
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
City: Washington
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20250
Country: USA


Personnel
ARVIN R. BUDGE
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1-202-720-4285
Fax: 1-202-690-1311
Email: abudge at nass.usda.gov
Contact Address:
USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service
Estimates Division
South Agriculture Building, Room 5801
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
City: Washington
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20250
Country: USA


Publications/References
SOURCE REFERENCES:
Mann Library, Cornell University. 1996. Mann Library [online]. Fruits and Vegetables. Potatoes and Sweet Potatoes: Final Estimates. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University. URL: http://www.mannlib.cornell.edu/

Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-12-21

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