The USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) conducts hundreds of surveys every year and prepares reports covering virtually every aspect of U.S. agriculture.

The Sheep and Goat Report contains national and state information pertinent to the industry. Click here to access this report which includes:

  • All Sheep and Lamb Inventory as of January 1
  • Breeding Sheep and Lambs Inventory by Class as of January 1
  • Market Sheep and Lambs Inventory by Weight Group as of January 1
  • Lamb Crop
  • Sheep and Lambs Farm Slaughter and Death Loss
  • Wool Production
  • Wool Price and Value

Other USDA/NASS reports include (click on the report name to access):

Historical Market Data

The USDA Economics, Statistics, and Market System (ESMIS) contains nearly 2,100 publications from five USDA agencies (Agricultural Marketing Service, Economic Research Service, Foreign Agricultural Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service, and the World Economic Outlook Board) of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. These materials cover U.S. and international agriculture and related topics. Mann Library at Cornell University developed and maintains this site. Click this USDA link to search the ESMIS.