National Agricultural Statistics Service

Type: Organization
Name: National Agricultural Statistics Service
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

State Crop Progress and Condition Report Shows Slow Planting Start

Southern Minnesota farmers were able to plant a limited amount of small grain acres during the week ending April 13, according to the Minnesota Field Office of the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service.Only 0.4 days were rated as suitable for ... [Published The Farmer - 5 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Drought forces hay prices to sky rocket

Hay producers report a decent crop as they take their first cuttings of 2014, but the drought is expected to take its toll on overall yields.With some growers expected to stop their production sooner this year as water runs out, overall production could ... [Published AllAboutFeed.net - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Iowa Corn Planting Off To Slow Start In 2014

Last week farmers in Iowa applied dry fertilizer and anhydrous ammonia, installed some drainage tile, constructed terraces, did some tillage. There were scattered reports of some corn planting, mostly in southern Iowa. That's the summary of the weekly ... [Published Indiana Prairie Farmer - 6 hours ago]
Entities: Corn, Mark Johnson, Tillage
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Warm Temps Prompt Iowa Farmers to Sow Their Oats

Iowa Ag Connection - 04/15/2014Above average temperatures in Iowa allowed over 20 percent of the State's expected oat acreage to be planted during the week ending Sunday, according to the USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service. Precipitation fell ... [Published Iowa Ag Connection - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Only 1 Day Suitable for Fieldwork

The following is from the Michigan Field Office of USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service for the week ending April 6.Fieldwork has been very limited due to wet conditions and snow melt.There was one day suitable for fieldwork last week.Subsoil ... [Published The Farmer's Exchange Online - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Hawaii’s seed crop value declines 10 percent

The value of Hawaii’s seed industry is estimated at $217 million for the 2012-13 season. This preliminary estimate represents an 10 percent decline from the 2011-12 revised estimate of $242 million, which was a record high. This decline is attributed ... [Published West Hawaii Today - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Farmers stockpile wheat as problems arise

More than 62 million bushels of wheat remained stored on Montana farms in the first quarter because of lower-than-expected prices and shipping challenges.The amount of Montana grain still in the bin was a 20-million-bushel increase over 2013, according ... [Published Montana Standard - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 2 reports

USDA to Publish Entire Ag Census Data [May 2 2014]

By Amanda Brodhagen , Farms.comStay tuned.The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will publish the full version of the 2012 Census of Agriculture report. It’s scheduled to be released May 2, 2014 at 11am ( ... [Published Farms.com - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Audit shows NASS crop report vulnerability

By Larry Dreiling The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service’s management needs to improve the security of its sensitive commodity market data and ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Drought gives way to too much rain in Illinois

Illinois is drought free for the first time since August and now could use a break from rain for spring planting. Abnormally dry conditions remained in small areas of northwest and east-central Illinois, including an area of Morgan County, according to ... [Published State Journal-Register - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 2 reports

2012 Census of Agriculture Full Report to be Released May 2nd

USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service has announced it will publish the full 2012 Census of Agriculture on May 2nd at noon Eastern. The report will provide national, state and county information - along with data on a range of topics - including ... [Published KNEB 960AM - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 09 2014 - Updated Apr 09 2014 - 1 reports

Blizzard Delays Start of N.D. Spring Planting

National & World Ag News Headlines USAgNet - 04/09/2014For the week ending Sunday, blizzard conditions early in the week were accompanied by heavy snowfall which will delay spring planting, according to the USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service. ... [Published USAgNet - Apr 09 2014]

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..."It's growing," he said. "There's guys starting to cut here in the valley now." Amen and other growers have characterised rising hay prices as a mixed blessing at best, as it causes producers to lose customers
...If it warms up and fields dry, farmers will be ready to start planting," says Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northey. "It is great to see cover crops, which were planted on a record number of acres last fall, greening up again this spring."
...The goal of the Census is to be a source of "uniform, comprehensive agricultural data for every county in the nation" according to an overview released by the USDA
...share the upcoming May 2 Census of Agriculture release date at the NAMA conference," said Renee Picanso, NASS Census and Survey Division director. "NASS mailed the first Census questionnaire more than a year ago, and after collecting and analyzing the data, we are ready to deliver an amazing tool that will help producers as well as those who serve farmers and rural communities."

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California farmers planting more grapes [Published Central Valley Business Times - 3 hours ago]
State Crop Progress and Condition Report Shows ... [Published The Farmer - 5 hours ago]
Drought forces hay prices to sky rocket [Published AllAboutFeed.net - 6 hours ago]
Iowa Corn Planting Off To Slow Start In 2014 [Published Indiana Prairie Farmer - 6 hours ago]
Warm Temps Prompt Iowa Farmers to Sow Their Oats [Published Iowa Ag Connection - Apr 15 2014]
US cotton acreage forecast to rise in 2014 – USDA [Published Fibre 2 Fashion - Apr 15 2014]
Cold could damage wheat [Published Enid News and Eagle - Apr 15 2014]
Only 1 Day Suitable for Fieldwork [Published The Farmer's Exchange Online - Apr 14 2014]
More to Youth Ag Field Day program than meets t... [Published Banner-Graphic - Apr 14 2014]
Weather Is Too Cold for Fieldwork [Published The Farmer's Exchange Online - Apr 13 2014]
Hawaii’s seed crop value declines 10 percent [Published West Hawaii Today - Apr 13 2014]
Howell: Old-crop cotton skids, new-crop climbs ... [Published Lubbock Online - Apr 13 2014]
Farmers stockpile wheat as problems arise [Published Montana Standard - Apr 13 2014]
Iowa ranks near top in new Ag Census [Published Fort Dodge Messenger - Apr 13 2014]
2013 county crop yields [Published Lincoln Daily News - Apr 12 2014]
USDA to Publish Entire Ag Census Data [May 2 2014] [Published Farms.com - Apr 12 2014]
Farm bill establishes new dairy protection prog... [Published Iowa Farmer Today - Apr 12 2014]
Audit shows NASS crop report vulnerability [Published Big News Network - Apr 11 2014]
Audit shows NASS crop report vulnerability [Published High Plains Journal - Apr 11 2014]
Drought gives way to too much rain in Illinois [Published State Journal-Register - Apr 11 2014]
Full USDA Ag Census Data Will Be Released May 2 [Published Indiana Prairie Farmer - Apr 11 2014]
USDA sets date for final 2012 Census of Ag [Published Feedstuffs - Apr 10 2014]
2012 Census of Agriculture Full Report to be Re... [Published KNEB 960AM - Apr 10 2014]
USDA announces release date for the final 2012 ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 10 2014]
OWA CROPS AND WEATHER [Published Spencer Daily Reporter - Apr 10 2014]
USDA announces release date for the final 2012 ... [Published Farm And Ranch Guide - Apr 09 2014]
Cool weather has farmers cooling heels [Published Kearney Hub - Apr 09 2014]
Need for Geospatial Data Grows Across the Country [Published Sensors & Systems - Apr 09 2014]
Warm, dry weather heightens fire danger [Published Kearney Hub - Apr 09 2014]
Blizzard Delays Start of N.D. Spring Planting [Published USAgNet - Apr 09 2014]
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