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  • Daylight Saving Time change smoke and CO alarm batteries March 6, 2015
    Blog en español Are your smoke and carbon monoxide alarms working? We at the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) urge you to check your alarms this weekend when you set your clocks one hour ahead for Daylight Saving Time. Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday at 2 a.m. This is a great time to […]
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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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RSS Food Safety

  • Aquaculture Data May 6, 2015
    Statistics on domestically grown catfish and trout and U.S. imports and exports of fish and shellfish that may be products of aquaculture, such as salmon, shrimp, and oysters.
  • Livestock & Meat International Trade Data May 6, 2015
    The Livestock and Meat International Trade Data Set contains monthly and annual data for imports and exports of live cattle, hogs, sheep, and goats, as well as beef and veal, pork, lamb and mutton, chicken meat, turkey meat, and eggs.
  • Commodity Costs and Returns May 1, 2015
    USDA has estimated annual production costs and returns and published accounts for major field crop and livestock enterprises since 1975. Cost and return estimates are reported for the United States and major production regions for corn, soybeans, wheat, cotton, grain sorghum, rice, peanuts, oats, barley, milk, hogs, and cow-calf. These cost and return accounts are […]
  • Livestock & Meat Domestic Data April 28, 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 April 28, 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.
  • Dairy Data April 27, 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.
  • Meat Price Spreads April 17, 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.
  • Livestock, Dairy, & Poultry Outlook April 15, 2015
    The Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook for April 2015 analyzes economic impacts of events 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. Errata: On April 21, page 4 of the Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook, the weekly Choice […]
  • Feed Grains Database April 14, 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.