December 2018

December 21, 2018
Census of Agriculture Data Collection Tops NASS 2018 Accomplishments,Provides Advancements in Technology and Enhanced Customer Service

In completing the Census of Agriculture data collection that is required every five years, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) implemented customer-focused improvements in 2018...

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December 20, 2018
United States Hog Inventory Up 2 Percent

As of December 1, there were 74.6 million hogs and pigs on U.S. farms, up 2 percent from December 2017, but down slightly from September 1, 2018, according to the...

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December 17, 2018
USDA to conduct Census of Agriculture special studies on aquaculture and irrigation this winter

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will conduct two special studies as part of the 2017 Census of Agriculture to collect more detailed information on...

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