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What the Farm Contributes Directly to the Farmer's Living

Description: "This bulletin contains the result of a study carried on in the summer of 1913 by the Office of Farm Management to determine the value of that part of the farmer's living which is furnished directly by the farm. The data presented concern the food products, fuel, and the use of the farmhouse. Figures are also given showing the value of the food and fuel bought, the value of which becomes important when considered in relation to the quantity furnished by the farm." -- p. 3
Date: 1914
Creator: Funk, W. C.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

U.S. Farm Income Outlook for 2016

Description: This report discusses this the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) farm income outlook and its implications. According to USDA's Economic Research Service (ERS), national net farm income--a key indicator of U.S. farm well-being--is forecast at $54.8 billion in 2016, down 3% from last year. The 2016 forecast represents the third consecutive year of decline and would be the lowest since 2002 in both nominal and inflation-adjusted dollars.
Date: February 16, 2016
Creator: Schnepf, Randy
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

U.S. Farm Income Outlook for 2015

Description: This report discusses national net farm income, which is a key indicator of U.S. farm well-being. The outlook for lower net farm income, coupled with record farm wealth, suggests a mixed financial picture heading into 2015 for the agricultural sector as a whole, with substantial regional variation.
Date: February 18, 2015
Creator: Schnepf, Randy
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

U.S. Farm Income

Description: This report discusses the aggregate national net farm income and the farm debt-to-asset status as reported by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). It includes an overview of income and expenses for calendar year 2009, income projections through 2018, the average farm household income, and information about farm asset values and debt.
Date: February 13, 2009
Creator: Schnepf, Randy
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Agricultural Exports and 2014 Farm Bill Programs: Background and Current Issues

Description: This report provides background on the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) agricultural export programs and relevant issues for Congress. U.S. agricultural exports have long been a bright spot in the U.S. balance of trade, with exports exceeding imports in every year since 1960.
Date: May 9, 2016
Creator: McMinimy, Mark A.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

U.S. Farm Income Outlook for 2017

Description: This report discusses U.S. farm revenues and the overall health of the industry as indicated by the USDA's Economic Research Service (ERS) national net farm income report for 2017 and outlooks for 2018.
Date: October 4, 2017
Creator: Schnepf, Randy
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Agricultural Export Provisions of the 2008 Farm Bill

Description: This report discusses the agricultural export provisions in the 2008 Farm Bill. It discusses programs that deal with U.S. agricultural exports that are a major focus of Title III, the Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 (P.L. 110-246, H.R. 6124).
Date: June 26, 2008
Creator: Hanrahan, Charles E.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

What Is the “Farm Bill”?

Description: This report provides definition of the farm bill (P.L. 110-246, Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008) and information surrounding the bill.
Date: September 18, 2008
Creator: Johnson, Renée
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Home Supplies Furnished by the Farm

Description: "It is the purpose of this bulletin to point out the importance of the food, fuel, and shelter furnished the family by the farm. These contributions are not a cash receipt from the farm business, but they enable the farmer to reduce materially the cash cost of living and to continue business even when the financial summary of his operations may show only a small margin of profit at the end of the year.... In the following pages are presented graphic illustrations of a few of the more important methods followed by farmers in utilizing the food, fuel, shelter, and other things that the farm furnishes free of money cost." -- p. 3.
Date: 1920
Creator: Funk, W. C. (Warren Clemmer), 1885-
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Forestry in the 2008 Farm Bill

Description: This report discusses the forestry title and provisions introduced by the 2008 farm bill (P.L. 110-246, Food, Conservation, and Energy Act). It includes an overview of the 2008 forestry title (Title VIII) introduced by the farm bill, forestry provisions in other titles, and possible issues for a future farm bill related to forestry.
Date: June 23, 2008
Creator: Gorte, Ross W.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

U.S. Farm Income Outlook 2018

Description: This report discusses the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) 2018 farm income outlook. The report incorporates USDA's initial February 7, 2018, farm income projections and its November 30, 2017, U.S. agricultural trade outlook update.
Date: February 27, 2018
Creator: Schnepf, Randy
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

The Farmer's Income

Description: This bulletin reports statistics about the average salary and wages for farmers in the United States in the early twentieth century. Also compares farmers' earnings to other workers'.
Date: 1916
Creator: Goldenweiser, E. A. (Emanuel Alexandrovich), 1883-1953
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Successful farming on 160-acre farms in central Indiana.

Description: A guide to starting and running a successful 160-acre farm in Indiana, including what crops to plant, what animals to raise, what labor is necessary, what buildings are needed, and the costs involved. Recommendations are based on data gathered from a record of seventeen 160-acre farms in Indiana during 1910-1919.
Date: August 1925
Creator: Robertson, Lynn S. (Lynn Shelby), b. 1890. & Hawthorne, H. W. (Harvey W.), b. 1875.
Partner: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department