Trends in U.S. Agriculture

References

Source documents used in the preparation of this publication and suggested readings are listed below.

  • Willard W. Cochrane. The Development of American Agriculture: A Historical Analysis (1993).
  • R. Douglas Hurt. American Agriculture: A Brief History (1994).
  • R. Douglas Hurt. American Farms: Exploring Their History (1996).
  • R. Douglas Hurt. Agricultural Technology in the Twentieth Century (1991).
  • U.S. Bureau of the Census. Historical Statistics of the U.S.--Colonial Times to 1970.
  • U.S. Bureau of the Census. Residents of Farms: 1991.
  • U.S. Bureau of the Census. 1990 Census of Population.
  • U.S. Bureau of the Census. Census of Agriculture: 1900, 1950, 1959, 1964 & 1982.
  • U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Current Population Survey 1980 & 1990.
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture–NASS. Census of Agriculture: 1997.
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture–NASS. Agricultural Prices.
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture–NASS. Citrus Fruits.
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture–NASS. Cold Storage and Capacity of Refrigerated Warehouses.
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture–NASS. Crop Production 1999 Summary.
  • U.S. Department of Agriculture–NASS. Milk Production.

Photographs were supplied by USDA, NASS, and Fred Thorp, retired NASS Employee.

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