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Rice Situation and Outlook YearbookEntry ID: USDA0063
Abstract: The Rice Situation and Outlook Yearbook contains information
regarding rice production in the United States. Areas covered
include: supply, rice milling rates, production by class,
acreage, yield, production, market prices, and imports and
The data contained on this diskette consist of the statistical
tables found in the ERS "RICE SITUATION AND OUTLOOK YEARBOOK"
(RCS 1996, November ... 1996). Updates to much of this information
can be found in the "Rice Situation and Outlook" reports written
monthly by the ERS and available electronically.
Collection Organization: Economic Research Service - National
Agricultural Statistics Service.
Collection Methodology: Data are compiled from several
sources, including NASS Survey, Bureau of Census, Foreig
Agricultural Service, Farm Service Agency.
Collection Frequency: Annually.
Update Characteristics: Updated in its entirety.
The data reside in 38 LOTUS 1-2-3 (.WK1) spreadsheet tables.
Data Center: USDA Economic Research Service
Dissemination Media: Diskette, Internet gopher, Internet home
File Format: ASCII, Lotus/dBase
Access Instructions: Call NASS at 1-800-999-6779 for historical
series data available on diskette. For historical series data
available online, connect to the Internet home page at Cornell
Access to the data or reports may be achieved through the
ERS-NASS information system:
For subscription direct to an e-mail address, send an e-mail
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Start Date: 1962-01-01Stop Date: 1996-11-30
ISO Topic Category
Quality Data distributed with this product may include both published
and unpublished statistics in the public domain. Distribution in
this form does not imply U.S. Department of Agriculture approval
of a particular data series or statistic, nor does the
Department attest to their accuracy. Moreover, the Economic
Research Service makes no warranty that data supplied in this
form are either accurate transcriptions from source materials or
appropriate for a particular user purpose.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: nchilds at econ.ag.gov
USDA Economic Research Service Commercial Agriculture Division (CAD) 1301 New York Avenue, NW, Room 840B
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20005-4788
"Rice Situation and Outlook Yearbook" (RCS 70, July 1993).
Economic Research Service, USDA.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-11-22