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Prices Received by Farmers for Field Crops by State, from the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service
Entry ID: USDA0373


Summary
Abstract: The "Prices Received by Farmers for Field Crops by State"
dataset are two Lotus 1-2-3 files of Monthly Prices Received by
Farmers data covering the period 1984-1992. U.S. level monthly
prices are present for most crops, however, State level data may
by unpublished and not included. This series was assembled in
early March 1992. Prices are included through February 1992. The
February 1992 numbers are mid-month preliminary figures and may
be expected to change, once whole month data are available.


Collection Organization: Economic Research 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 levels.

Collection Frequency: N/A

Update Characteristics: N/A

LANGUAGE:

English
ACCESS/AVAILABILITY:

Data Center: Economic Research Service
Dissemination Media: Diskette, Internet home
page
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
University.
'http://www.nass.usda.gov/index.asp`

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

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1984-01-01


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]


Quality
Each state provides estimates, and estimates are closely
reviewed at the national level. U.S. totals evaluated using a
balanced sheet approach. All surveys computer and manually
edited for error.


Keywords
AGRICULTURAL STATISTICS
AGRICULTURE AND FOOD SECURITY
ALFALFA
BARLEY
Agriculture And Food Security > Agricultural Production
Agriculture And Food Security > Agricultural Production > Crop Yields
Economic Activity > Markets > Prices
CORN
COTTON
COTTONSEED
DRYBEANS
ECONOMIC ACTIVITY
FLAXSEED
HAY
OATS
RICE
SORGHUM
SOYBEANS
SUNFLOWER
WHEAT


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

Data Center Personnel
Name: CHARLES A. VAN LAHR, JR.
Phone: 1-202-720-5446
Fax: 1-202-690-1311
Email: cvanlahr 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
CHARLES A. VAN LAHR, JR.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1-202-720-5446
Fax: 1-202-690-1311
Email: cvanlahr 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


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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12



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