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World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates Report (WASDE)

The World Agricultural Outlook Board (WAOB) serves as USDA’s focal point for economic intelligence and the commodity outlook for U.S. and world agriculture. The Board coordinates, reviews, and approves the monthly World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates (WASDE) report, houses OCE's Joint Agricultural Weather Facility, and coordinates USDA's Agricultural Outlook Forum.

Latest Report:

2015 Release Dates: 12:00 noon ET
Jun. 10, Jul. 10, Aug. 12, Sep. 11, Oct. 9, Nov. 10, Dec. 9.  


Historical Revisions

Customizable Data


How WASDE is Prepared

Cotton Estimates

An Excel table for upland and extra long staple (ELS) cotton estimates is posted by 3:00 p.m. ET on WASDE report release days. Archive

World Agricultural Weather Highlights

Latest Report (PDF)

Understanding USDA Crop Forecasts

Commodity Specialists