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Agriculture Library Research Guide

Guide to selected UH Manoa Library and Web resources for tropical agriculture - especially those that relate to Hawaii and the Pacific Islands

Agricultural Statistics

The U.S. Department of Agriculture conducts the Census of Agriculture every five years. 2012 is the most recent year for which data is available. The next census of agriculture will be conducted in 2017.

Most states issue statistics about crops and livestock that are important. in the state. For example, the Hawai`i Department of Agriculture issues reports about specialty crops such as cacao, taro, and coffee.

Statistics and Data for Hawaii

Taro Field -Kauai, Hawaii

Taro growing in pondfields on Kauai Island. Photograph by Jasperdo on Flickr, CC BY-NC-ND 2.0. Source.