NASS to Release Sheep Industry Chemical Use Data
Issued May 13, 2011 by the Agricultural Statistics Board of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service. For more information, contact Dale Hawks at (202) 720-0684.
USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will release Agricultural Chemical Usage - 2010 Sheep & Sheep Facilities information on May 17 at 3 p.m. EST. The data will include updated statistics on pesticides use in the sheep industry during 2010. The statistics will be the first reported on this subject since 2001. All information will be available in NASS's online Quick Stats database at http://www.nass.usda.gov/Surveys/Guide_to_NASS_Surveys/