December 2017

December 27, 2017
NASS Honors Two Former Employees in 2017 Hall of Fame Induction

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) inducted two outstanding former employees whose work and contributions to NASS and to agricultural statistics continue to have impact....

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December 22, 2017
United States Hog Inventory Up 2 Percent

As of December 1, there were 73.2 million hogs and pigs on U.S. farms, up 2 percent from December 2016, but down slightly from September 1, 2017, according to the...

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December 21, 2017
NASS Research, Survey, and Technology Advancements in 2017 Serve U.S. Agriculture - Census of Agriculture is Updated for New Agricultural Trends and Ease of Responding

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) has advanced a number of programs in 2017 to serve U.S. agriculture with customer- and data-driven improvements. Among these...

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