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
The U.S. Carrot Statistics data product provides information on fresh and proccessed carrots for the United States and individual States for 1960-2009. Acreage, yield, production, price, and value are presented by major State. Additional statistical series includes supply and disappearance, per capita consumption (use), price indexes, shipments, arrivals, usual planting and harvesting dates; varieties planted; U.S. exports and imports by country; world area, production, imports and exports by country for carrots and turnips.
Dataset was last updated January 2011.
Category: Agriculture Economics and Management:Production Practices and Agriculture Economics and Management:Retail and Market Prices Keyword: shipments, carrots, processed foods, trade, prices, yields, and turnips Latest Release: Jan 1, 2011