This publication was produced between 1942 and 1975 and reported on the costs associated with transporting, processing, distributing and marketing farm foods across the United States. Different costs for at-home and away-from home food purchases are included and other price spreads (such as farm-retail spread) for several topics important to farms and farm families are included.
Category: Agriculture Economics and Management:Retail and Market Prices and Agriculture Economics and Management:Farm Input and Expenditures Keyword: retail marketing, food advertising, and transportation Latest Release: Aug 28, 1975
This bulletin presents the number of cars for fruit and vegetable shipments billed during the calendar years 1920 to 1936, from every station handling 10 or more cars in any one year. Data is reported by state, county, and shipping point, or by city, and some by state of origin.
Category: Crops and Crop Products:Fruits and Crops and Crop Products:Vegetables and Pulses Keyword: transporting quality, transportation, and automobiles Latest Release: May 1, 1936
This bulletin reports the number and prices, as well as related products/byproducts, of horses, mules, and motor vehicles (tractors), both on and off farms. Domestic data is organized by state (some by city) while data on foreign markets is organized by country. This bulletin covers data from 1840 to 1924.
Category: Agriculture Economics and Management:Retail and Market Prices Keyword: animal transport, horses, trucks, transportation, and mules Latest Release: Jan 1, 1925