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Resources for studying the food and fiber industries.

Historical US Ag Census Data

US most recent Agricultural Census materials 

This is the home page of the Agricultural Census material. All the latest reports and releases are here. This Census is on the 5 year schedule, done in the 2 and 7 years of each decade.

US Historical Agricultural Census

"The USDA Census of Agriculture Historical Archive is a collaborative project between Albert R. Mann Library at Cornell University and the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) of the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

The site serves as a public archive of Census publications published prior to 1987. These publications are primarily scanned print material now available in PDF format."

USDA Agricultural Census publications - NASS

These are digital copies of the US agricultural census publications beginning with the 1840 Census. There is some search capability.  


Really need to see the print copies? We have some of them in Fletcher Library (ASU West compus), Government Documents  SuDoc: C 3.31/   Copies in our HDC (storage) facility may be requested to bp brought to any campus library.

Other NAFTA Ag Census links

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