U.S. Fruit, Nut, and Berry FarmsEntry ID: USDA0348
Abstract: The "U.S. Fruit, Nut, and Berry Farms" dataset contains special
data tabulations form the 1987 U.S. Census of Agriculture for 3
categories of horticultural farms: 'fruit-nut-berry',
'vegetable-melon', and 'greenhouse-nursery'. This data is by
size of farm, either by dollar value of farm sales or by total
acres in farm, by state, region, and for the U.S. This
particular dataset includes ... industry-wide data for 'all-fruit'
farms; that is, any farm with sales of fruit, nut, or berry
crops in 1987.
Collection Organization: Economic Research Service.
Collection Methodology: Special data tabulations from the 1987
U.S. Census of Agriculture.
Collection Frequency: Every 5 years.
Update Characteristics: Not currently updated.
The data reside in 10 LOTUS 1-2-3 spreadsheet tables.
Data Center: USDA 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
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Start Date: 1987-01-01Stop Date: 1987-12-31
Quality Data users note that some data are based on a sample of farms
such as other farm-related income, production expenses,
fertilizer and chemical use, and capital assets.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: djohnson at econ.ag.gov
USDA Economic Research Service Commercial Agriculture Division (CAD) 1301 New York Avenue, NW, Room 832D
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20005-4788
None - only available electronically.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-11-22