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Economics and Statistics

Agricultural Statistics, USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service

Provides links to the electronic version of this publication starting in 1994.

California Department of Food and Agriculture

Contains general information about the department and several entries on California agriculture including production, exports, legislation, and a large list of other agricultural links.

Economic Report of the President

All years are available from this link, beginning with 1995.

FAOSTAT Database Collections

League of Nations - Statistical and Disarmament Documents

Statistical yearbooks and other documents from the League of Nations have been scanned and are available (.pdf format). Minimally searchable; this is maybe the only place to locate demographic and economic data from a number of countries during the 1920s, 30s and early 40s. From Northwestern University public documents librarians.

UC Fruit and Nut Research and Information Center

Information for a variety of crops: Farm advisors, research activities, UC publications, and fact sheets

U.S. Bureau of the Census

WWW version of many Census Bureau reports.

USDA Agricultural Marketing Service

AMS provides current, unbiased price and sales information to assist in the orderly marketing and distribution of farm commodities. Reports include information on prices, volume, quality, condition, and other market data on farm products in specific markets and marketing areas. Reports cover both domestic and international markets.

USDA Economics and Statistics System at Mann Library, Cornell University

USDA statistical data sets

USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service

Agricultural and crop information including graphs and charts not found in the reports at the Economics and Statistics System.

World Trade Report

The main WTO research publication on global trade policy, with special topics, analysis, and new developments is being published every July. World Trade report for 2003 starts with a report on trends in world trade over the previous year and some observations about prospects for the current year. It takes up three issues of topical interest in international trade: developments in South-South trade, trends in non-oil commodity markets, and the growth of regional trade agreements. The second section of the WTR 2003 addresses the topic of trade and development.

Farm Bills

Environmental Working Group Farm Subsidy Database

This web site has influenced the Congressional debates on the new Farm Bill. Went public in November, 2001. Represents the period from 1996 to the present.

United States Farm Bills - National Center for Agricultural Law

A searchable and informative site for history of Farm Bills back to 1933.

General Sites

AAEA

American Agricultural Economics Association

Agriculture Network Information Center (AgNIC)

"...a distributed network that provides access to agriculture related information, subject area experts, and other resources."

California Food and Agricultural Code

Encyclopedia Britannica

Fast Facts: Almanacs/Factbooks/Statistical Reports & Related Reference Tools

Gary Price has created a compilation of web resources that can assist in finding "fast facts" -- the type that you would find in an almanac. The subject list includes agriculture, tax, families, weather -- and many more.

GPO Access

Official federal government information at your fingertips

Hal Varian

Resources for Economists on the Internet

This guide is sponsored by the American Economic Association. It lists 1,265 resources in 74 sections and sub-sections available on the Internet of interest to academic and practicing economists, and those interested in economics. Almost all resources are also described.

 

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