This report contains information on truck rates and availability of trucks by region. For each district/region is a per load price range for the week, as well as a second price mostly for Tuesday. Also included are retail on-highway diesel prices for the U.S., as well as by U.S. region (East Coast, new England, Central Atlantic, Lower Atlantic, Midwest, Gulf Coast, Rocky Mountains, West Coast, and California.)
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.
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.