U.S. Greenhouse and Nursery FarmsEntry ID: USDA0350
Abstract: "U.S. Greenhouse and Nursery Farms" contains special data
tabulations from 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 farms sales or by total
acres in farm, by state, region, and for the U.S. This
particular electronic data product includes ... industry-wide data
for 'all greenhouse-nursery farms; that is, any farm with sales
of greenhouse or nursery crops in 1987. You will find available
on these disks, detail data for 'all greenhouse-nursery' farms
which are not published separately by the Census Bureau.
Collection Organization: Economic Research Service.
Collection Methodology: 1987 U.S. Census of Agriculture special
Collection Frequency: Every 5 years.
Update Characteristics: Not currently updated.
The data reside in a number of LOTUS 1-2-3 files.
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
AGRICULTURE > PLANT COMMODITIES > FRUIT PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > PLANT COMMODITIES > HORTICULTURAL PRODUCTS
AGRICULTURE > PLANT COMMODITIES > VEGETABLE PRODUCTS
BIOSPHERE > TERRESTRIAL ECOSYSTEMS > AGRICULTURAL LANDS
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ECONOMIC RESOURCES > AGRICULTURE PRODUCTION
LAND SURFACE > LAND USE/LAND COVER > LAND RESOURCES
Quality Provided as is.
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