This annual full-text file presents data on the number of farms in operation, land in farms, and average size (acreage) of farms for individual states and the U.S.; includes economic sales class estimates for number of farms, land in farms, and average of farms for U.S. and selected states. Note: Issues released between 2005 and 2013 included Livestock Operations in the title. Beginning in 2014, livestock operations data will be available in the Census of Agriculture.
Category: Agriculture Economics and Management:Farm Input and Expenditures Keyword: farms, economics, land, and farm size Latest Release: Feb 20, 2020
This yearly full-text report provides data on the average agricultural land values. Includes, by state and region, average value per acre for farm real estate (farmland and buildings), irrigated and non-irrigated cropland, and pastureland. Estimates are based mainly on the June Area Survey, and utilizes approximately 11,000 one square mile segments of land. Land is grouped by economic regions: Northeast, Lake States, Corn Belt, Northern Plains, Appalachian, Southeast, Delta States, Southern Plains, Mountain, and Pacific.
Category: Agriculture Economics and Management:Retail and Market Prices Keyword: economics, pasture, prices, cropland, and agricultural land Latest Release: Aug 6, 2019
ERS The Farm Index
A monthly publication that offered readers news, projections, insight on agricultural events or policy changes, and other information important to people involved with the economics of agriculture. Price reports, consumer trends, rural education initiatives and shifts in the American lifestyle were reported.
The Farm index was published from 1962 to 1979. In 1980, material previously covered in the Farm Index and the Agricultural Situation was combined under a new title, Farmline.
Category: Agriculture Economics and Management:Retail and Market Prices and Agriculture Economics and Management:Farm Input and Expenditures Keyword: economics Latest Release: Dec 13, 1979
A report with commentary about both foreign and domestic demand, wholesale prices, prices received and paid by farmers, farm income and labor, and commentary about demand and prices for a variety of crops important to U.S. Agriculture. This report was known as The Price Situation prior to 1937.
Category: Agriculture Economics and Management:Retail and Market Prices and Agriculture Economics and Management:Farm Input and Expenditures Keyword: farms, agriculture, prices, economics, and farm budgets Latest Release: May 9, 1975