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  • African Americans in Consumer Product Safety: Thomas Hill Moore February 27, 2015
    Thomas Hill Moore “It has been my privilege to work with an extremely dedicated CPSC staff.” Considered a fierce advocate for the consumer and CPSC staff, Commissioner Thomas Hill Moore was the longest serving Commissioner in agency history. Moore served on the Commission from 1995 until 2011. During his tenure, he also served as Acting […]
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  • African Americans in Consumer Product Safety: Jacqueline Jones-Smith February 26, 2015
    Jacqueline Jones-Smith “I will devote my full energies to ensuring that the Commission enforces the product safety laws…” Mrs. Jacqueline Jones-Smith was confirmed by the Senate in 1989 to serve as the sixth Chairman in the Commission’s history. During her tenure, she led an effort to ban infant cushions involved in the deaths of several […]
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  • African Americans in Consumer Product Safety: Judge Saundra Brown Armstrong February 26, 2015
    Judge Saundra Brown Armstrong The breadth of Judge Saundra Brown Armstrong’s accomplishments exemplified her ability to break down racial and gender barriers. In 1970, she became the first African American policewoman, and one of only seven policewomen in the Oakland, California police department. Three years later, she advocated for and was instrumental in the creation […]
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  • African Americans in Consumer Product Safety: Edith Barksdale Sloan February 25, 2015
    Edith Barksdale Sloan: It Is Her Business to Protect Consumers  Mrs. Edith Barksdale Sloan was described as very sweet, articulate and frank when it came to the work that needed to be done on behalf of consumers. “We’re here in the business to protect consumers from unreasonable risk of injury,” Sloan said in her statements […]
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RSS Food Safety

  • Livestock & Meat Domestic Data February 27, 2015
    The Livestock & Meat Domestic Data contains current and historical data on pork, beef, veal, and poultry, including production, supply, utilization, and farm prices.
  • Milk Cost of Production Estimates February 27, 2015
    Monthly national milk cost of production estimates for 2005-present, and annual milk cost of production estimates by State and by size of operation for 2005 to 2013.
  • Meat Price Spreads February 26, 2015
    This data set provides monthly average price values, and the differences among those values, at the farm, wholesale, and retail stages of the production and marketing chain for selected cuts of beef, pork, and broilers.
  • Dairy Data February 25, 2015
    These data are from several USDA agencies (see scope in Documentation). They were previously were included in the Meat Statistics page in the Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry (LDP) Outlook tables and may contain revisions not included in previous releases of the LDP tables.
  • Outlook for U.S. Agricultural Trade February 19, 2015
    The February 2015 quarterly updates of USDA forecasts for U.S. agricultural trade in FY 2015 are presented and discussed in this report.
  • Livestock, Dairy, & Poultry Outlook February 17, 2015
    The Livestock, Dairy, & Poultry Outlook for February 2015, describes developments and outlook based on projections from USDA's World Agricultural Supply and Use Estimates report for beef, pork, lamb, poultry, eggs, and dairy production and trade.
  • Feed Grains Database February 13, 2015
    The Feed Grains Database contains statistics on four feed grains (corn, grain sorghum, barley, and oats), foreign coarse grains (feed grains plus rye, millet, and mixed grains), hay, and related items.
  • Feed Outlook February 12, 2015
    The February 2015 Feed Grains Outlook report contains projections for the 2014/15 U.S. and global feed markets based on the most current World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates.
  • USDA Long-Term Agricultural Projections February 11, 2015
    USDA’s 10-year projections for the food and agriculture sector cover major agricultural commodities, agricultural trade, and aggregate indicators of the U.S. farm sector, such as farm income.