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Information sought for Ag Census


The U.S. Department of Agriculture is making one final push to collect information for the 2012 Census of Agriculture.

“We’re still trying to get people to respond, says Sue King with USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Farmers and ranchers should have received their 2012 Census forms by early January, with completed forms due by Feb. 4. But USDA, which wants the Census to be as complete as possible, continues to accept information, King says.

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