This archived report does not contain recent information or data. The report reviews the economic trends in the U.S. sheep industry through 2002. It chronicles significant historical and economic developments in the industry from both market and policy perspectives and cites prospects for the industry's survival. Issues related to both sheep meat and wool production are covered. Last published January 2004.
Category: Animals and Animal Products:Livestock and Crops and Crop Products:Cotton and Cottonseed Keyword: sheep, mutton, Australia, and wool Latest Release: Jan 1, 2004
Agricultural Outlook (AO) ceased publication in December 2002. A new magazine, AmberWaves, replaced Agricultural Outlook, FoodReview, and Rural America in February 2003. This archive contains AO publications covering commodity markets and trade, farm policy, and other food- and agriculture-related topics. Each release includes data on individual commodities, farm income, the general economy, agricultural trade, and related issues.
Commodity and trade outlook data and information continue to be available on the ERS website. Additional commodity- or topic-specific information may be found in ERS Briefing Rooms.
Category: Crops and Crop Products:Cotton and Cottonseed, Crops and Crop Products:Grains and Oilseeds, Animals and Animal Products:Dairy, Animals and Animal Products:Poultry, Crops and Crop Products:Vegetables and Pulses, Crops and Crop Products:Oil Crops, Crops and Crop Products:Tobacco, Crops and Crop Products:Sugar Crops, Animals and Animal Products:Livestock, and Animals and Animal Products:Aquaculture Keyword: agricultural policy, farm budgets, and commodity prices Latest Release: Jan 1, 2002
This publication was published between 1942 and 1946. Included in each release is data on the number of livestock produced, slaughtered and sold, and the production and prices of wool. Relevant government actions, such as changes to inspection of certification, are also noted.
Category: Crops and Crop Products:Cotton and Cottonseed and Animals and Animal Products:Livestock Keyword: food animals, wool, and livestock and meat industry Latest Release: Dec 6, 1946