Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Series Is Presented Here As Two Variables--(1)--Original Data, 1923-1940 (2)-Original Data, 1939-1955. Data Represent Estimated Production Of Lard Obtained By Applying The Average Yield Per Hog At A Number Of Plants That Regularly Report Their Production Of Lard To The Agricultural Marketing Service To The Number Of Animals Passed For Food. Source: Agricultual Marketing Service, "Livestock, Meats, And Wool Market Statistics And Related Data, " 1929, P.95 And Later Issues; Survey Of Current Business.
This NBER data series m01142a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 1 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter01.html.
NBER Indicator: m01142a
National Bureau of Economic Research, Production from Federally Inspected Slaughter for United States [M0142AUSM149NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M0142AUSM149NNBR, July 28, 2016.