Contact: Forest Chapman, (202) 720-5221
William Weaver, (202) 720-4447
NASS to Release the U.S. and Canadian Cattle and U.S. and Canadian Hogs and Pigs Reports
WASHINGTON, Feb. 8, 2005 - The USDA's National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will publish the U.S. and Canadian Cattle and the U.S. and Canadian Hogs and Pigs Report on Feb. 17, 2005 at noon. Both reports are a result of a joint effort by Statistics Canada and NASS to release the number of cattle and calves by class and calf crop, total hogs, breeding, market hogs, sows farrowed and pig crop for both countries.