LINCOLN, NE – County-level estimates for 2013 row crops are now available, according to the USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. The estimates based primarily on surveys conducted with farmers and ranchers last November, December, and January, can be accessed using the QuickStats online database, found here: http://www.nass.usda.gov/Quick_Stats/
The commodity estimates released today include corn, sorghum, soybeans, and sunflowers. County-level estimates for hay and dry edible beans will be published in April 2014.
A complete schedule of release dates can be found on the following website: http://www.nass.usda.gov/Data_and_Statistics/County_Data_Files/Release_Schedule/index.asp
An overview of NASS’s county estimates program can be found on the following website: http://www.nass.usda.gov/Education_and_Outreach/Understanding_Statistics/Estimating_Progr
Find agricultural statistics for your county, State, and the Nation at www.nass.usda.gov.