Fertilizer Use and Price Statistics, 1964-1991Entry ID: USDA0048
Abstract: The data contained on this disk includes most of the historical
information pertaining to State and U.S. fertilizer use
statistics for four major crops: corn, cotton, soybeans, and
wheat from 1964 to 1991. Fertilizer use data for these crops has
been obtained from objective yield surveys conducted each year
since 1964 by the National Agricultural Statistics Service
(formerly the Statistical ... Reporting Service).
Collection Organization: National Agricultural Statistics
Collection Methodology: NASS Annual Survey.
Collection Frequency: Annually.
Update Characteristics: Updated annually by NASS.
The data are contained in 11 LOTUS (.WK1) spreadsheets with 7
tables per spreadsheet.
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
Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Start Date: 1964-01-01Stop Date: 1991-12-31
Quality Data distributed with this product may include both published
and unpublished statistics in the public domain. Distribution
in this form does not imply U.S. Department of Agriculture
approval of a particular data series or statistic, nor does the
Department attest to their accuracy. Moreover, the Economic
Research Service makes no warranty that data supplied in this
form are either accurate transcriptions from source materials or
appropriate for a particular user purpose.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: htaylor at econ.ag.gov
USDA Economic Research Service Natural Resources and Environment Division (NRED) 1301 New York Avenue, NW, Room 432D
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20005-4788
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-11-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12