This release contains preliminary and annual summaries of acreage, yield, production, use, price and value by states of the noncitrus fruit and nut crop by state. Statistics provided in this report include fruit bearing acreage, yield, utilized and unutilized production, price, and value by crop, and prices received, and area harvested. Commentary on changes and estimations for the fruits and nuts discussed, as well as the start and end dates of marketing seasons for each crop are included in the report. The data is provided by monthly grower surveys on crop condition, yield, acreage, and production. Annual surveys on quantity handle, utilization, and origin of commodity are also conducted .
This publication was produced by the Bureau of Agricultural Economics and reports on the acreage, yield, and production of commercial truck crops for the fresh market from 1944 to 1952. The reports and data within this series were furnished by crop correspondents, field statisticians, and cooperating state agencies.