NASS Discontinues Weather-Crop Summary
Issued Jan. 7, 2011 by the Agricultural Statistics Board of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service. For more information contact Julie Schmidt at (202) 720-7621.
Effective this year, USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) has discontinued the weekly Weather-Crop Summary reports, previously published every Tuesday at noon. The last such report issued by NASS was on Dec. 28, 2010. Weekly crop updates will continue to be available in NASS’s Crop Progress report, released every Monday during the growing season.
As in the past, the agricultural weather-related information will continue to be published weekly by the USDA's World Agricultural Outlook Board (WAOB), which publishes a Weekly Weather and Crop Bulletin every Wednesday at noon.