PDF pending restoration
ERIC Number: ED271631
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1986-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
U.S.-State Agricultural Data. Agriculture Information Bulletin Number 501.
Womack, Letricia M.; And Others
This report presents agricultural information for each of the 50 states and the United States. Data are provided on population, land use, agricultural production, farm income, value of assets on farms, and selected characteristics of farms, such as size, tenure, and farm organization. Primary data sources are the 1982 Census of Agriculture and the 1984 "Economic Indicators of the Farm Sector." Data are presented first for the United States and then for the 50 states, in alphabetical order. The information is grouped into 21 sections: general (population, total land area, percent in farmland), farmland use, farms by size, agricultural universities, farmers, tenure of farmers, farm organization, major commodities produced (1984), major U.S. export commodities (1984), farms, farm acreage, cash receipts from farm marketing, government payments, other farm income, farm production expenses, net farm income after inventory adjustment, total assets, total debt, equity, top five counties in agricultural sales, and state statistical office phone number. (YLB)
Descriptors: Agricultural Occupations, Agricultural Production, Agriculture, Expenditures, Farmers, Income, Land Use, Off Farm Agricultural Occupations
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402 (Stock No. 001-019-00479-7).
Publication Type: Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Economic Research Service (USDA), Washington, DC.