NASS conducts hundreds of surveys every year and prepares reports covering virtually every aspect of US agriculture. Production and supplies of food and fiber, prices paid and received by farmers, farm labor and wages, farm finances, chemical use, and changes in the demographics of producers are only a few examples.
Published annually to meet the diverse need for a reliable reference book on agricultural production, supplies, consumption, facilities, costs, and returns.
USDA agencies collaborate to provide the information in these reports. Agency contacts are provided for each table.
FAS links US agriculture to the world by enhancing export opportunities and global food security. Supports several databases for researching commodities, exports, markets, and issues impacting production, trade.