Office of the Chief Information Officer

United States Department of Agriculture

Office of the Chief Economist

World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) – Management tool of USDA world agriculture supply and demand estimates and records. Utilizes the Foreign Agriculture Service Production, Supply and Demand to forecast commodity supply estimates for the U.S. and selected foreign countries. Includes estimates and data from crop years 1960 to present.  Master File – Data input includes agency user, and agricultural commodity supply, estimates and data span crop years 1960 to present.


Delete/destroy 3 years when current data is migrated to a new system and verified or after termination of the system.

GRS or Approved Records Schedule


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