This handbook identifies the usual planting and harvesting dates on a state by state basis for United States field crops covered in the National Agricultural Statistics Service's National program of crop estimates. It updates the information contained in the previous edition of this handbook which was issued in 1997.
The Field Offices of the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service compiled the basic information and prepared the estimates of usual dates based on historical crop progress estimates and the knowledge of industry specialists.
Category: Crops and Crop Products:Nuts, Crops and Crop Products:Oil Crops, Crops and Crop Products:Sugar Crops, Crops and Crop Products:Tobacco, Crops and Crop Products:Cotton and Cottonseed, Crops and Crop Products:Grains and Oilseeds, and Agriculture Economics and Management:Production Practices Keyword: harvest date, field crops, planting date, and planting Latest Release: Oct 29, 2010
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:Tobacco, Animals and Animal Products:Dairy, Crops and Crop Products:Sugar Crops, Crops and Crop Products:Grains and Oilseeds, Animals and Animal Products:Livestock, Crops and Crop Products:Oil Crops, Crops and Crop Products:Cotton and Cottonseed, Crops and Crop Products:Vegetables and Pulses, and Animals and Animal Products:Poultry Keyword: commodity prices, farm budgets, and agricultural policy Latest Release: Jan 1, 2002
NASS Planting Intentions
This special publication provides information about the amount of corn, sorghum, soybeans, cotton, barley, oats, rice, sunflowers, and wheat that farmers intended to plant in 1991. The National Agricultural Statistics Service telephoned a cross section sample of farmers and ranchers throughout the nation to ask for their intentions.
Category: Crops and Crop Products:Oil Crops, Crops and Crop Products:Cotton and Cottonseed, and Crops and Crop Products:Grains and Oilseeds Keyword: plantings, seedbeds, and farm assets Latest Release: Feb 11, 1991