This report is a chemical use survey issued by the National Agricultural Statistics Service on livestock and reports on insecticide use information on dairy cattle and dairy facilities in 17 selected states. Active ingredients classified by the Environmental Protection Agency as pesticides are included in the report. Pharmaceutical products for internal pests are excluded, but dual purpose products that can be applied internally or externally are included. Chemical use data is provided on a rate per head per application and rate per head per year basis. However, there is significant variation based on product formulation, method of application, and pest condition. Insecticide use information on dairy facilities (applied for the control of insects and pests only) is also included in the report.
Category: Agriculture Economics and Management:Production Practices and Animals and Animal Products:Livestock Keyword: agrochemicals, pest management, topical application, cattle, and pesticides Latest Release: May 23, 2007
This report provides insecticide use information on the dairy cattle sector of agriculture. All data refer to the on-farm use of active ingredients contained in insecticides applied during the 1999 calendar year. Data is provided in a rate per head per application and rate per head per year format. Insecticides are applied to cattle and cattle facilities to control mange/mites, lice, flies, and other pests. Pharmaceutical products that treat cattle specifically for internal pests are excluded from the report, however dual purpose products that treat both external and internal pests and can be applied externally are included. Additionally, information on chemical insecticide applications made to cattle facilities is also provided in the report.
Category: Animals and Animal Products:Dairy and Agriculture Economics and Management:Production Practices Keyword: animal parasites and pests, insecticides, cattle, topical application, and cattle facilities Latest Release: Apr 26, 2000
This monthly publication presented the estimates for creamer butter and cheese production, by state and region, from 1938 to 1972. Starting in May 1972, the information published in this publication began being included in the Dairy Products publication.
Category: Agriculture Economics and Management:Production Practices and Animals and Animal Products:Dairy Keyword: production functions, butter, dairy , cheeses, and milk Latest Release: Apr 26, 1972