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MATH 141: Calculus I: Food Production Data

(Otto, Spring 2012)

International Agriculture Crop & Livestock Data (FAOSTAT)

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FAOSTAT provides time-series and cross sectional international data from the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations relating to food and agriculture for some 200 countries.  It will soon support a national version, CountrySTAT,for a number of target countries, primarily in sub-saharan Africa.

Major contents include: commodities by country, coutries by commodities, countries ranked in the world by commodity, food production, trade, food supply, supply utilization accounts/food balance domain (sua/fbs) (e.g. production, trade, feed & seed, waste, other utilization, consumption, quantities, calories, proteins, fats), food security, food prices, resources, forestry, fisheries, country data.


U.S. Agriculture Crop & Livestock Data (USDA-NASS)

The National Agriculture Statistics Service (NASS) is one of the main statistical gathering units of the USDA, and publishes U.S., state, and county level agricultural statistics for many commodities and data series. It covers data on crop production, livestock production, costs and prices, demographics, and environmental aspects of agriculture.Data can be retrieved by commodity, watershed, state, county, nationally, and by year.

U.S. Crop Production (USDA-NASS)

The USDA Crop Production Annual Summary contains annual U.S. data for acreage, yield, and production by crop. It also includes data from the previous two years for each crop. Ranges from grains & hays (e.g. corn, oats, wheat), oil seeds (e.g. canola, soybean, sunflower), cotton, tobacco, sugar crops, dry beans, peas & lentals, potatoes & miscellaneous crops.

Commercial Fish Caught (PacFin)

Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) (United Nations Statistics)

These are statistical resources by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations.

Spring Wheat

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