As of Sept. 1, there were 75.4 million hogs and pigs on U.S. farms, down 4% from September 2020 but up 1% from June 1, 2021, according to the Quarterly Hogs and Pigs report published today by the U.S. Department of Agricultures National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS).
The U.S. Department of Agricultures National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will hold its biannual Data Users Meeting virtually Oct. 13 and 14 from noon-3 p.m. ET. The meeting is free and open to the public. The Data Users Meeting is held to share recent and pending statistical program changes with the public and to solicit input on these and other programs important to agriculture.