NASS to Release Organic Survey Results
Issued Jan. 26, 2010 by the Agricultural Statistics Board of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service. For more information contact Donald Buysse at (202) 690-8747.
USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will release the results of the Organic Production Survey on Wednesday, Feb. 3 at 3 p.m. ET. The survey, which is a follow-on to the 2007 Census of Agriculture, is USDA’s first-ever, wide-scale survey of organic producers.
NASS will publish state- and national-level data on organic farm numbers and acreage, sales, production, marketing practices and more. For more information about the Organic Production Survey and to access the results on Feb. 3, visit www.agcensus.usda.gov.