Notice: This report has been discontinued as of Dec. 28, 2010. Weekly crop updates will continue to be available in NASS's Crop Progress report, released every Monday during the growing season. Agricultural weather-related information will continue to be published weekly by the USDA's World Agricultural Outlook Board (WAOB), which publishes the Weekly Weather and Crop Bulletin every Wednesday at noon. Formerly, NASS' report contained weekly national agricultural weather summaries, including the weather's effect on crops; summaries and farm progress for 44 states and New England area. This report includes corrections to the Crop Progress data released the previous day.
The dry bean datasets include area, yield, production, price, and value information by state and dry bean production by class and state, as well as various indexes.In addition, per capita disappearance, world area, production, price, and export and import volume information is also included. The data tables are in .xls format and are downloadable either separately or collectively in a .zip file.