Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
Prices Are Those Of The 15Th Of Every Month. Average Per Unit Production Payments Made On Butterfat, Milk, Beef Cattle, Sheep, And Lambs Are Included For Period October, 1943- June, 1946, Inclusive. In 1952, Revision Of Weights, Based On Average 1953-1957 Marketings And Prices, Was Used To Extend Index Back To, And Link It To The Earlier Index, In September, 1952 (See Agricultural Economics Research, Vol. Xi, Nos. 2 And 3, 1959). Source: This Series Is Described In A.G. Silverman, "Monthly Index Numbers Of British Export And Import Prices, 1880-1913" In Review Of Economic Statistics, Vol. Xii, 3, 1930.
This NBER data series m04060a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 4 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter04.html.
NBER Indicator: m04060a
National Bureau of Economic Research, Index of Prices Received by Farmers, All Groups for United States [M0460AUSM319NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis; https://fred.stlouisfed.org/series/M0460AUSM319NNBR, April 30, 2017.