E-572: How USDA Forecasts Production and Supply/Demand
USDA supply and demand information sheet

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Email: mwaller@tamu.edu

Product Code: E-572

Electronic download only. USDA publishes crop supply and demand estimates for each month. Producers, merchandisers, processors, traders and other market participants rely on this information when making their buying and selling decisions. This leaflet explains how USDA makes its estimates and how such production forecasts can be used. (4 pp., 1 table) By: Daniel O'Brien, David P. Anderson, Mark Welch