USDA NASS Survey Responses are Critical

Oct, 07, 2016

What do you think of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s surveys when you receive one? Well, if you blow it off, you’re among a growing number of farmers failing to respond to the USDA’s inquiries. The most recent report on grain stocks had a record low response rate. That’s alarming to the folks at the National Agricultural Statistics Service, and could potentially mean problems for the next Farm Bill as the reliability of the USDA NASS data could come into question. Listen to this audio update to understand why your involvement is so important.