Potato Facts was discontinued in 1997. This archive report reviews potato statistics, and covers production, stocks, prices, trade, and outlook. Analysis and data from ERS on potato statistics is now published in the Vegetables and Melons Outlook.
This publication includes data on the annual crop yield by hundredweight with comparisons to previous year production. Utilization rates of the potato crop are also included for food products, including french fries and potato chips by growing region. This publication was produced from 1958 to 1972.