ASB Notice

Reminder: NASS to Release Reports at 12 Noon on Friday, Dec. 23

Issued Dec. 21 2016 by the Agricultural Statistics Board of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, National Agricultural Statistics Service. For more information contact Sue King at (202) 690-8122 or

The National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) is issuing this reminder that it will release reports Friday, Dec. 23 at 12:00 noon ET, rather than at 3:00 p.m. ET. The noon release time is normal practice on the last working day before a holiday and is published in advance on the official calendar. The reports to be released on Friday are Cattle on Feed, Chicken and Eggs, Cold Storage, Cotton Ginnings, Hogs and Pigs, and Peanut Prices.

All NASS reports and the publication calendar are available at


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