Coming Soon: New ERS Website
(June 13, 2012)
The ERS website will soon have a fresh new look, improved navigation, enhanced access and tools for data products and maps, and one-stop shopping for information on key topics.
Amber Waves, June(June 5, 2012)
June issue features research and productivity; immigration policy and the farm labor market; SNAP’s impact on poverty; and the value of USDA’s monthly World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates.
Household Food Insecurity in India
(May 30, 2012)
Focusing on India, which has the world’s largest food-insecure population, ERS analyzes a large household data set used by India’s government to track household food security. Get Report Summary
Recession, Recovery, and the Farm Sector (May 22, 2012)
U.S. agriculture was better positioned than most U.S. industries entering the recession, was less affected by the recession than most other U.S. industries, and is well positioned to continue to do well in the years ahead.