Farm production expenditure survey

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Farm production expenditure survey
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1977

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Crop
Reporsing
Board


Statistical Reporting
Service


US. Depament
of Agriculture
Form Approved
0, M. B. Number 40.R3831
Approval Expires 5.31480


OPERATOR
QUESTIONNAIRE


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TABLE OF CONTENTS


PAGE


SECTION TITLE


Seed and Plant Expenses...........

Fertilizer and Agricultural Chemicals


Livestock and Poultry


Inventory....

Feed Expense


Other Livestock Expenses.

Equipment Purchases, Rep


Autos Owned,

Trucks Owned


G. Tractors Owne


Purchased,

, Purchased,

d. Purchase


. .. ... ... .. .. 7


. .. 8


. 9


air & Maintenance


Leased or Rented...

, Leased or Rented..

d. Leased or Rented.


H. Other Motor Driven Vehicles Purchased .......


Farm Machinery and Implements


Tillage.....


Planting and Fertilizing


Combining,


Harvesting & Haying.


Other Machinery Purchased and
Machinery Rental............,


Fuel and Petroleum Products.


K. Farm and Motor Supplies

L. Capital Improvements -


- Repair


and Maintenance.


Building Construction and Improvements

Building Maintenance and Repairs......


Fencing Expenses ......


Land


M. Hand Tools


, Farm Improvements and Irrigation


Miscellaneous Equipment and Supplies...


Container Expenses ......


Farm Services


- Business Expenses..


.... .

........**


. .a. .... .. ..

a..a...*.s......


. .




*.. .. a..
a......
I
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O'

go e


LANDLORD'S
EXPENSE?


Report
in this
Questionnaire


NO

NO

YES



YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

YES

*YES

YES


YES

YES

YES

NO

NO

NO

NO

YES

YES

YES


Report
in Landlord
questionnaire
Section


Acreage


- Purchases,,







CROP


ACREAGES


1. We have defined the land you operated in 1977 as
acres. How many acres of the following crops were harvested in 1977?


a. All corn harvested for grain..

b. All small grains (wheat, oats,


c. Soy


barley, rye) for


beans for beans..


d. All sorghum for grain ........................... .. .. .. .... .

e. Cotton and Tobacco ............... ..... ... .

f. All hay .................................................................


g. All other crops harvested (Specify
(other field, forage, fruit, vegetables,


specialty, n


urseiry


not listed above)


greenhouse


crops


SEED


AND


PLANT


EXPENSES


In 1977, did you have


any expenses


for the purchase of


seeds


and plants,


including seed cleaning?


* EXCLUDE' '
+ LANDLORD *
* EXPENSE *


YES


How much


- Continue.


were


b. Seed for food grain crops (wheat,


c. Seed for oilseed crops


d. Seed for cotton or

e. Seed for legumes,


peas,


lespedeza,


(soybeans,


other fiber crop


forage,


LI~NO


your purchase and transportation


rice,


Section.


expenses


buckwheat)....


flax, peanuts, sunflowers,


s. ... .


grass and forage crops


for the


following items excluding seed treatment?
a. Seed for feed grain crops (corn and sorghum for grain, oats, barley, millet)


(alfalfa, clovers, dry beans and


lentils, lupine, vetch, trefoil, timothy,


grass,


bluegrass,


sudan, sudan-sorghum


and hybrid corn for forage).....


and plants for fruits,


plants,


trees


ryegrass
crosses,


, fescue,
sorghum


...... ......... *** **


potato and vegetables (fruit and nut


and shrubs for windbreaks, potatoes,


seeds,


nursery


crops,


seed


foliage plants,


sweet


trees,


corn, all other


etc. for the farm share


and plants, sugarbeets, broomcorn,


vines,


canes,


vegetables,
e) *


etc.).


h Seend and plants purchased for resale nursery and greenhouses)............ ........


Acres Harvested
in 1977
022

O23

024

025

026

027

028


- Skip to next


(Exclude seed corn purchased for distributors resale)........


* a a a *49*~ee*** S

* S. tt S S *SS*t*St S S S


etc.)


5*54t


brome, orchard


Total Expense
in 1977

029


030


031


032


033




034



035


036


bulbs, flower


Seed for other


crops (tobacco


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FERTILIZER AND ARICUJL1URAL


CHIBVlICALS FOR USE ON CROPS,


PASTURES AND LIVESTOCK


In 1977, did you have any expense for the purchase or application of fertilizer, lime
and soil conditioners, pesticides for use on crops, pasture, livestock, seed treatment or
buildings?


+ EXCLUDE *
* LAND ORD
+ EXPENSE ,
++..++++++++


YES


- How much did you spend in 1977 including
delivery and custom application for:


* NO


FERTILIZER


2. Commercial chemical fertilizers:

a. Fertilizer (without pesticides) ...... .... ...... ..... .... . ...... .


b. Fertilizer-pesticide combination. . .... ... .... ... ....


3. Other purchased fertilizers (manure, cottonseed hulls, sludge, etc.)........................

LIME AND SOIL CONDITIONERS


4. Lime.... ... ................


5. Other soil conditioners (gypsum,


sulfur, chemicals, peat,


CHEMICALS FOR CROPS, STORED CROPS
STORAGE STRUCTURES


AND


6. Pesticides or agricultural chemicals for use on crops, pastures,
seeds, crop storage structures and seedbeds for control of all
types of weeds, plants, insects, rodents, birds and other


predators: ........ .........


- Go to next Section.


Total Expense
in 1977
(Including materials,
delivery and
custom application.)
$


039

040


041

042


043


044






045


etc.).... .. .. .. .. .


se*...... c..... e. Se.a .....


CHEMICALS FOR LIVESTOCK, POULTRY
AND LIVESTOCK BUILDINGS
7. Pesticides for insect control on livestock, livestock
buildings, poultry and poultry houses. (Include
chemicals such as sprays, dips, dusts, and for oiler, etc

SEED TREATMENTS
8. Inoculation of legume seeds, rooting hormones and other


seed and plant treatments.


(Exclude fertilizer nutrient


I
..t..Set P S**S***S S **tSU*9U SW


solutions, and seed and soil treatments for insects and
disease.) .. .. ..... .,,a ........ .

MACHINERY RENTAL
9. How much were the expenses for rental of machinery
or equipment used for applying fertilizer, lime.
pesticides, etc....................................... .......... ......... ......

HIRED TRANSPORTATION EXPENSES
10. How much were the additional hired transportation








LIVESTOCK


AND


POULTRY


Purchases


1. In 1977, did you purchase any livestock or poultry?


YES


How much was your purchase
expense for the following items?


LINo


- Skip to next


page.


ATTLE PURCHASED


2. Beef cattle


e and calves


3. Dairy cattle and calves


4. Feeder cattle


- herd replacement or expansion. (Include bulls) ...............


- herd replacement or expansion.


(Include bulls)..............


and calves .. ........... ... .. .....* -..* *** **** .. *.. .-. ..


5. All other cattle purchased................... ............ ........**- *--*-***-

HOGS PURCHASED

6. All hogs and pigs purchased (breeding and feeding)................................

SHEEP PURCHASED

7. All sheep and lambs purchased ...............................


POULTRY PURCHASED

8. Broiler chicks ..................... ....... ...-. ..- ....- -...-. ..'.*** **


9. Egg type chicks............. .......... ..... ... ...... ... .. ** ** *


10,. Started pullets and


Turkeys, including poults


layers ............ .. ..... ....... * *- *** *


C 111 1)(III cIt S C *S C S cc *' c I. t


OTHER LIVESTOCK AND POULTRY PURCHASED

12. Other livestock and poultry purchased (Specify


13. Hired transportation expenses for livestock or poultry delivered to your farm or
transportation between farm parcels in 1977. (not included in the above items). .......... .. ..


INCLUDE *
: LANDLORD:
EXPENSE *

Total Expense
in 1977
$
049


050


051


052


053



054



055




056

057


058


059



060

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VESTOCK


AND


POULTRY


nven tory


On January 1,


YES


1978, were there any


LE~iNo


ivestock or poultry on the land you operated?


- Skip to Item 3.


How many did you have on hand January 1


1978?


CATTLE


a. Total cattle and calves.....


b. Cattle on feed for slaughter.

HOGS

c. All hogs and pigs .......

SHEEP

d. All sheep and lambs.....


POULTRY

e. Broilers.


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S S C CS C C ttS*S~ *C C SI *t n* S* tIt**St* C


Layers and started pullets.


g. Turkeys...

OTHER LIVE


h. Other (Specify


CS~t~ S C C C


a. Did you have a contract arrangement to produce


any poultry during 1977?


I YES


- Continue.


Eli No


- Skip to next


page.


b. What was the name, address and phone number of the contractor:


_ _ _ ~~~ ~ ~~I _____________I_______


- Continue.


Number On Hand
January 1, 1978
(N umber)


C* 1111 S CS C ** S* ** C*el.. .. CC S


:STOCK AND POULTRY


Name Address s Phone


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LIVESTOCK


AND POULTRY


Expenses


1. In 1977, did you purchase any feed grains, hay, formula feeds, feed ingredients
or any other feed stuffs?


* INCLUDE
* LANDLORD *
EXPENSE


[- YES What was the expense for the following
feeds. (Include delivery charges)


DINa a skip to item 9.


2. GRAINS, Whole, Cracked, Rolled, Etc.


a. Corn .......


b. Other grains (Specify


3. HAYS AND FORAGES

a. All hays including alfalfa, mixtures, cubed and others .............................


b. Silage and green chop .........


4. LIVESTOCK MIXED OR FORMULA FEEDS (less than 30% protein content)

a. Dairy feed ................................................................

b. Beef cattle feed...........................................................


Total Expense
in 1977
$
069

iotb

071



072


c. Hog feed .........

d. Other feeds (sheep,


horses,


ec.).

etc.)


5. FEED SUPPLEMENTS & CONCENTRATES (30% or more protein content)


a. Dairy feed ............ .. .....


b. Beef cattle feed .................................. ................... .......


c. Hog feed ........


d. Other feeds (sheep, horse,


etc.) ..........0...............................


6. POULTRY MIXED or FORMULA FEEDS

a. Broiler feed; starter, growers, finishers, supplements and concentrates ..............

b. Poultry feed; starter, growers, layer feed, supplements and concentrates ..............


Turkey feed; starter, growers, finishers, supplements and concentrates .............


'I


7. OILSEED MEALS AND MOLASSES


a. Soybean meal


b. Cottonseed, linseed, peanut or other oilseed meals................... ............

c. Molasses dry or liquid ....................................... ...... .... .....

8. OTHER FEEDS, ADDITIVES AND INGREDIENTS

a. Salt, protein and mineral blocks and loose salt, protein and mineral mixescrcombination~


075

076

077



078

079

080

081



082


083

084



085

086

087



OR8


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VESTOCK


AND


POULTRY


Expenses


Continued)


9. CUSTOM GRINDING AND MIXING OF FEED.


10. CUSTOM FEEDING OF LIVESTOCK


on a per head or gain basis....


11. PASTURING AND GRAZING LIVESTOCK on a per head or gain basis for


grass, crops,


Agencies,


other farmers or ranchers)...............................................


12. BEDDING or LITTER, STRAW, SAWDUST, etc.............................
13. What was the Hired Transportation Expenses for feed and bedding delivered to


to your farm in 1977


OTHER LIVESTOCK EXPENSES
14. Veterinarian services and equipment, serums, vaccines, tonics, medicines, artificial insemination
or breeding fees for the livestock and poultry kept on the land you operated. .............

15. Other livestock services and expenses not performed by a veterinarian. (Branding,
brand inspection, caponizing, castrating, clipping, shearing, dehorning, dead stock
removal, performance testing, DHIA testing, etc.). ............... ..... .... ......

16. In 1977, did you purchase any dairy, poultry or other livestock equipment or supplies?


YES


How much


was your total expense


for the following items?


LINo


- Skip to item 24.


DAIRY EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES

17. Milking systems, complete (pump, pipeline, milker units, coolers, etc., for
new installation), milker vacuum pump, milker units, pipeline, suspended
or floor type, milk coolers, dairy bulk feeding and storage equipment.
Other feeding equipment, mechanical barn cleaners, stanchions or milking
stalls, water heaters, sinks, wash tanks, water fountains or bowls........


18. Other dairymen's


stools


equipment (pails,


, stall mats, etc.)............


cans,
. .. .


strainers


, dairy scales,


19. Dairy cleaning supplies and disinfectants.........................................

POULTRY EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES


20 Poultry bulk feeding and storage equipment, feeders,


- .


waterers


, cages


d sts e readers egg washers refrigerated cooling equipment,


anU lo, -& &"" -- .... 'n ggg "* 1 hc roes
egg processing units, complete (candle, wash, dry, etc.), incubators and chick brooders.


21. All other poultry and egg equipment -
Include wire egg baskets, feed carts,


- exclude egg


cases


and cartons.


stalks, or other grazing (include amount paid to Federal


OTHER LIVESTOCK EQUIPMENT AND SUPPLIES


22. Other livestock feeding equipment, troughs, tanks, bunks,
pens, chutes, scales, dippers, oilers, steam cleaners, farn
aninrn nltn f 1hnrv= rfirinca eniinment- etc. ..........*.


vats,
rowing


Total Expense
in 1977
$
091

092

093



094

095


096




097"











098




099


100


101




i0o-


(Not reported in the above items) ............................


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AUTOS


OWNED.


PURCHASED


. LEASED


RENTED


1. On January 1, 1978, how many autos did you have on hand?
(Include those of family members living at your home) .....


AUTOS PURCHASED (Do not include trucks)


2. During 1977


, did you purchase any autos?


living at your home, but exclude racing


~i No


- Skip to item 3.


LIIV


cars,


(Include purchases by family members


antiques, etc.)


- Continue.- List the following information for
each auto purchased in 1977.


INCLUDE
LANDLORD
EXPENSE
for vehicles used
on this farm


a. Make .................. .




b. Model year (last two digits of

c. Was it purchased:


-= New


2 = Used


Name


Code


year)


.... Code


d. What was the total price before trade-in,


including


accessories,


license fees and sales tax?
finance charges.). .......


registration,
(Exclude
. . $


e. What was the total amount of
trade-in allowance, rebate or
discount received? .......,


. Then the actual expense


was about


-- (item d minus e)


g. Of the actual expense (item f)
what percent is for the farm
share?. ... ... ... ..* ...


....e $



.....%


h. Number of vehicles if fleet purchase. .


AUTOS RENTED OR LEASED

3. During 1977, did you rent or lease any autos?
(Include rented by family members living at your home)


- Continue.


- Skip to next


Section.


a. How much was the total rental or leasing expense for all autos in 1977?........... $


Autos Purchased During 1977 1
1 st 2nd 3rd



107o 115 123


108 116 124


109 117 125


110 118 126




111 119 127



112 120 128


113 121 129



114 122 130


YES


Total for 1977
171


172


__ __ __I


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399$3~90~0~0$0


1






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PiiDWA rFin I FASFn


Autos Purchased During 1977
4th 5th 6th 7th 8th



131 139 147 155 163


132 140 148 156 164


133 141 149 157 165


134 142 150 158 166




135 143 151 159 167



136 144 152 160 168


137 145 153 161 169



138 146 154 162 170




Codes For Item 2a:

GM Company Ford Chrysler AMC

21 = Chevrolet 26 = Ford 29 = Plymouth 32 = American Motors
22 = Pontiac 27 = Mercury 30 = Dodge
23 = Oldsmobile 28 = Lincoln 31 = Chrysler Others
24 = Buick
25 = Cadillac 33 = All others


LI n u I u 3 v 11 i~ r u I u ir u I I ~ ~~i~


(Continu ed)


RENTED


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TRUCK


AND


PICKUPS


OWNED


PURCHASED


, LEASED


RENTED


NOTE: Jeeps, carryalls, vans, campers, light duty trucks and buses are included here.


On January 1, 1978, how many trucks or
(Include those of family members living


* pickups did you have on hand?


at your home).


TRUCKS AND PICKUPS PURCHASED


During 1977, did you purchase any trucks or pickups?
purchases by family members living at your home)


(Include


t73


INCLUDE +
LANDLORD ?
EXPENSE '
afor vehicles used 4
on this farm a
++:+-++*<+++++++9<


K- NO


- Skip to 'item


YES


- Continue


each


truck or pickup purchased during 1977,


list the following information:


a. Make.................



b. Model year (last two digits c

c. Was it purchased:


= New


= Used


Na me


Code


)i year)


....Code


d. What was the total price before trade-in,
including accessories, registration,


and sales tax? (Exclude
and finance charges.) ..


e. What


license


was the total amount of


trade-in allowance, rebate or
discount received? ........

f. Then the actual expense
was about -- (item d minus e)


* $


* S U U $


What was the expense of the bed
or box and hydraulic system if
purchased separately from the


truck?


(If truck tractor, list


semi-trailer) .

Of the actual


percent


I~l~l~t~l~ltlU.


expenses,


what


is for the farm share?.....%


Number of vehicles if fleet purchase. .


TRUCKS OR PICKUPS RENTED OR LEASED


3. During 1977


did you rent or lease any trucks or pickups?


rented by family members living at your home)


(Include


Trucks and Pickups Purchased During 1977
1 st 2nd 3rd



174 183 192


175 184 193


176 185 194


177 186 1 95




178 187 196


179 188 197


180 1 89 198






181 190 199


182 191 200

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. TRUCKS


AND


PICKUPS


OWNED,


PURCHASED,


LEASED


RENTED


(Continued)


i.. -.. -


Trucks and Pickups Purchased Durina 1977
4th 5th 6th 7th 8th


201 210 219 228 237

202 2T 220 229 238


203 212 221 230 239


204 213 222 231 240



203 214 223 232 241


206 215 224 233 242


207 216 225 234 243





208 217 226 235 244


C~des -or Item 2a.:
1 = Chevrolet 4 = GMC
-m 4 -ll C


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TRACTORS


OWNED


PURCHASED


, LEASED


RENTED


On January 1, 1978, how many wheel or crawler tractors
(Include those of family members living at your home)..


did you have on hand


TRACTORS PURCHASED


2. During 1977, did you purchase any tractors?


INCLUDE


LANDLORD
EXPENSE


(Include purchases by family


members living


-- NO


at your home)


- Skip to item 3.


H] YES


- Continue


-- For each tractor purchased during 1977,


.. for tractors used .
, on this farm .
* +Q.+*++.++.4..


list the following information:


a. Make and model number


Model year (last two


Name


Model


Code


digits of year)


c. What was the rated PTO


horsepower? ........


Was it purchased:


= New


= Used


e. What was the total


.....*..*. Code


* .,......Code


price


before


trade-in including sales tax?


(Exclude finance charge


....... $


What was the total amount of
trade-in allowance, rebate or


discount received?


. .. .... $


g. Then the actual expense


was about


-- (item


e minus


.... $


h. Of the actual expense, what


percent


is for the farm share?


i. Number of tractors if group purchase. .


TRACTORS RENTED OR LEASED

3. During 1977, did you rent or lease
members living at your home)


any tractors? (Include rented by family


Tractors Purchased During 1977
1st 2nd 3rd






249 258 267


250 259 268


251 260 269


252 261 270


253 262 271




254 263 272



255 264 273


256 265 274


257 266 275


248








TRACTORS


OWNED


, PURCHASED,


LEASED


RENTED


(Continued)


Tractors Purchased Du


ring 1977


4th 5th 6th 7th 8 th





276 285 294 303 312


277 286 295 304 313


278 287 296 305 314


279 288 297 -306 3 15,


2-( 289 298 307 316



281 290 299. 308 317



282 291 300 309 318


283 292 301 310 319


284 293 302 311 320


Model Codes (item 2a) PTO Hrsepower Codes (item 2c)
2-Wheel 4-Wheel 2-Wheel 4-Wheel
Make Drive Drive Make Drive Drive 1 = Under 35 hp
Drive Drve Drve Drive
0 = _"4 dA km


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OTHER


MOTOR


DRIVEN


VEHICLES


PURCHASED


1. During 1977, did you purchase any other motor vehicles for use on this farm?
(Include garden tractors, snowmobiles, motorcycles, skid loaders, airplanes,
or other special use vehicles but exclude self-propelled farm machinery
such as combines).


* INCLUDE +
+ LANDLORD*
* EXPENSE .


- Continue.


WI NO


- Skip to item


2. List the following information for each vehicle purchased in 1977.






OTHER VEHICLES PURCHASED DURING 1977
ist 2nd 3rd 4th
323 327' 331 335
a. What was the total price before trade-in
including sales tax? (exclude finance
charges)............................... $ _


b. What


was the total amount of trade-in


allowance or rebate and discount received?....

c. Then the actual expense was (item a
minus b) .................. ......... .

d. Of the actual expense, what percent is for


the farm share?.


. .. ...... ... ..... .... .%


3. During 1977, did you rent or lease any other motor driven vehicles such
(Include rented by family members living at your home)


as listed above?


- Continue


LII3 No


- Skip to next Section.


How much was the total rental or leasing expense for these vehicles in 1977? ..... .$


Of the total rental or leasing expense, what percent is for the farm share?


9~%


Total for 1977
339


340


LT~V






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FARM


MACHINERY


AND


IMPLEMENTS


In 1977, were any plows, disks, harrows or other tillage machinery purchased?


9 INCLUDE f
c LANDLORD 4


EXPENSE


D YES


- How much was your net expense
after trade-in for the following
items purchased new or used?


Plows Moldboard, disk or chisel (one-way
two-way, reversible, deep tillage or sweep).


NO Skip to Item 6.


or


Disks and harrows (4-gang tandem offset or single
disks; drag, spike tooth, tine tooth or spring
tooth harrows; rollers and roller packers)........


Cultivators and rotary hoes (front or rear mounted,
folding or non-folding) ................... .....


5. All other tillage implements (tool carriers, tool
bars, subsoilers, ditchers, scrapers
and any other tillage implements not included above).
(Specify )...........


6. In 1977, did you purchase any planting, fertilizing or pesticide application machinery


HlYES
_. _


- How much was your net expense
after trade-in for the following
items purchased new or used?


7. Grain drills (including fertilizer


LIN O


attachments)


8. Planters and listers (including fertilizer
attachments corn, cotton, potato, vegetable


and other row crops)


9. Spreaders (fertilizer, lime or manure)......

10. Sprayers and dusters for fertilizer and
pesticides (self-propelled, tractor or trailer


O 0W *OCOO*6~ S S *


505e0*@* 0.***~~* 4


mounted, orchard type, portable type, including
accessories and individual units pumps,
spray guns, nozzles, hoses, etc.)...............
11 All nftrnt n1nnti ncr fsrtii i 7ino an1 rrnrn nsfticide


- Skip to next page.


2.


Code Net Expense
1 = New in 1977
2 = Used $
a b
341 363


342_ 1364




343 365



.366


Code Net Expense
1 = New in 1977
2 = Used $
a b
344 367


345 368


346 369


347 370





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FARM


MACH INERY


AND


IMPLEMENTS


12. In 1977


* INCLUDE $
? LANDLORD t
* EXPENSE +
: +


, did you purchase any combining, harvesting or haying machinery?


How much was your net expense
trade-in for the following items
purchased new or used?


etc..


.ers and.* a .....

pers and


after


L-UNo


HARVESTING MACHINERY


- (Including all heads and attachments


purchased separately or together)


Forage Harvesters


- (Including all heads, pickups,


cutter bars, cubers and all other attachments)....


cotton pickers and strippers)............ ............... .


Potato, sugarbeet and tobacco harvesters or diggers .. .... ....


Fruit harvesters, vegetable cutters,
pickers, lifters, etc..............


HAYING MACHINERY


19. Mowers, rotary cutters, shredders,


Side delivery rakes Conditioners crime


crushers, Hay balers All types including bale


throwing attachment


Haystack movers and bale loaders......


* *S *


* 9 P 9 S


.....09**t*9 S N .. S


shake


- Skip to next page.


ALL OTHER HARVESTING AND HAYING MACHINERY

22. All other harvesting and haying machinery and
implements not reported above.
(Specify ) ... ... .. .. ......... ...............


YES -


Combines


Pickers


- (corn pickers, snappers picker-shellers,


18. Windrowers or


swathers . ....... ...... ....





-19-


. FARM


MACHINERY


EQUIPMENT


- Other Machinery


Purchased


Machinery


Renta


In 1977 what were your expenses for the purchase of the following farm machinery
and equipment items purchased new or used in 1977?


* INCLUDE *
* LANDLORD *
* EXPENSE
* ++
AA & AA^AA *A


Wagons and trailers (Complete wagons, utility trailers, gooseneck
trailers with or without running gear or box, including all racks,
boxes, beds and other accessories)........................ ...


Feed grinding and mixing equipment (portable or other).....

Blowers, elevators and silo unloaders (forage or grain; bale,
chain or auger elevators) ..................... ... .. .

Loaders and posthole diggers (tractor mounted, complete
outfits and/or extra accessories) ......................*


6. Stand-by electrical equipment (include mounting units or trailers)

7. Crop dryers and drying equipment (exclude equipment normally
d -t


considered part of the building or bin.


Ex.: perforated flooring).


8. All other machinery and equipment (excluding irrigation
equipment -- Specify

9. Electric motors and gasoline engines, all sizes


(exclude motors for irrigation) .............

10. Power farm shop equipment (attachments and


power saws, drills, welders,
compressors, etc.).........


grinders, hoists,


accessories,


lathes


sanders


* *O ***** *S. sec


MACHINERY RENTAL


11. Implement and other farm machinery rental (exclude machinery or
equipment for spreading fertilizers or chemicals, autos, trucks, tractors,
land improvement and development machine hire). ..... ........ .


Code Net Expense
1= New in 1977
2= Used $
a b
357 382



358 383


359 384


360 385


361 386


362 387




389


390



; .3 .; 1 "
i^ *+ :0





: ~I
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-20-


FUEL


AND


PETROLEUM


PRODUCTS


1. What were your expenses for the purchase of fuels, oil and grease used for


* INCLUDE


farming operations and farm related business during 1977?


expense and farm share


is not known,


(If the total


use the work table to determine the


cost and farm share.)


LANDLORD


EXPENSE


WORK TABLE TO DETERMINE VALUE AND FARM SHARE


Type of Fuel Total Expense in 1977 Frm Shre %

392 400
2o Gasoline Delivered bulk to farm
393 401
3. Gasoline Purchased at Service Station
394 402
4. Diesel
395 403
5. Fuel Oil & Kerosene
396 404
6. LP Gas
397 405
7. Natural Gas
398 406
8. Motor oil, Grease, and Special fluids
399 407
9. Other fuel (coal, wood, etc.)





-21-


FARM


AND


MOTOR


SUPPLIES


- Repair


Maintenan


What was your expense during 1977 for repair, maintenance and upkeep for farm


vehicles and equipment? (Include both parts and labor.


Do not duplicate previously


reported expense for dairy, poultry or livestock equipment.)


. INCLUDE
LANDLORD
* EXPENSE
& &.&.< A


2. Tires and tubes


- all types.


000000I0 0@@tO*0


3. Replacement parts, repairs and maintenance
(belts, pulleys, plow shares, canvas, motor
overhaul, tuneups, filters, brake relining,
batteries, antifreeze, spark plugs, etc.,
including labor)................... ......

4. Accessory equipment for vehicles and equip-


ment (hydraulic cyliners,


hoses


charges, tractor cabs, etc.) ...


5. All other expenses o.........


radios, battery
. .. ....... ...$


6. What percent of above expense (item 1-4)
was for farm use? ................... o


0 0.%


Registration and license fees paid excluding those included in new purchases?


S.....,


426

42 -7
427
%


8. Of the total registration and license fees paid what percent was the farm share? .... .... .....


C








CAP


TAL


IMPROVEMENTS


- Bu


struction


m provem ents


. EXCLUDE V
* LANDLORD
* EXPENSE &
* A


How many farm buildings,
(excluding the operator's
and completed in 1977? ..


mobile homes


, storage


bins. silos or homes


or partner's) were constructed or remodeled


If any buildings were completed, continue.


zero,


skip to next page.


2. For each building completed


in 197'


, (excluding the operators


or partners hom


es), complete the following information:


a. What buildings
were they?....


1st Building 2nd Building 3rd Building
a b c



429 435 441


430 436 442





431 437 443





432 438 444


433 439 445


434 440 446


Name


Code


b. Was this an addition to, or
remodeling of an existing
structure?


YES


LINO


S = 1, skip to item 3.
= 2 (new construction) Code


c. For new construction, what
kinds of materials were
used for:


3. Total


Framing .......... ..... Code


Siding................. Code


Roofin g. .. ..Code

expenses including materials,


labor and services.


ding Codes


= Machine


, implement or workshop


= Grain storage
= Other crops (fruit, tobacco, greenhouses,
nursery, forage, etc.)
= Beef cattle production


Material


For Item 2a


= Dairy cattle production
= Hog production
= Poultry production
= Multi-purpose
= Other buildings


Codes For Item 2c:


= Wood
= Metal
= Masonarv







CAPITAL


IMPROVEMENTS


Building


Construction


Improvements


(Cont'd)


2a.








b.




c(l)


(2)


(3)


4th Building 5th Building 6th Building 7th Building 8th Building
dc e f _________ h



447 453 459 465 471


448 454 460 466 472





449 455 461 467 473




450 456 462 468 474


451 457 463 469 475


452 458 464 470 476


- v v w ii
-- --iii, ,i,





-24-


CAP


TAL


IMPROVEMENTS


ding


intenance


Repa


1. In 1977, did you have any expense for maintenance, repair or painting of buildings
other than the homes occupied by the farm operator or partners?


* EXCLUDE "
* 4
: LANDLORD :
* EXPENSE *
$O + + + + + + +< +


- Continue.


-S No


- Skip to Fencing.


2. For all repair and maintenance activities completed in 1977,
report the following expenses:


a. What was the total cost of materials purchased by you for repair and maintenance?. ..

b. What was the total cost of labor and materials for repairs and maintenance performed
by a separate contractor or work force. .. .... .. ...... .. ...... ..... ...


CAP


TAL


IMPROVEMENTS


Expen


ses


1. Did you have any expense in 1977 for the purchase of fencing materials or supplies
for new construction or repairs of fences already constructed?


. EXCLUDE ,
: LANDLORD
+ EXPENSE +
w m+++++


L YES


Wire, all


- How much were your expenses
for the following items?


[ NO


- Skip to next page.


types ........ ....... .. .... ..... C... .C.. C.. .C S C... S .. .C


Gates and posts, all


4. All other Fencing Materials....... .... ..................f ............ .. ..- *.. *


5. Contract construction of fences and rental of equipment for construction. ...................


Total Expense
in 1977

479

480


481


482


YES


Total Expense
in 1977

477


478


II ----
--


types







CAPITAL


IMPROVEMENTS


Land,


Farm


m provem ents


irrigation


p p_


, what were your expenses for the following improvements


and irrigation?


2. Land Improvements (land clearing or leveling, terracing,
tile drainage, dikes, all ponds, flood control facilities,
drainage pumping systems, roads and lanes, etc.).......


3. Farm Improvements


a. Improved Feedlot, Feeding Floors,
Trench Silos, etc.......,........


b. Lagoons, Holding Ponds,


Corrals or Barnyards,


or Facilities for Animal Waste


Disposal or Pollution Control ............,..........


4. Farm Water Facilities (wells and water


storage


facilities


cisterns, tanks, pumps, water lines, windmills, etc.)............

5. Irrigation Improvements (wells, pumping equipment including
motors, sprinklers, pipes, fittings, and other distribution
equipment) ............................... ..... .. .****..*

6. All Other Improvements Not Listed Elsewhere
(Include recreational use) ................. ..... .............





7. Irrigation Water Cost and Irrigation fees for Land You Operate.. ...


* EXCLUDE
* LANDLORD ,
* EXPENSES +


TOTAL EXPENSE IN 1977
Maintenance New
and Construction
Repairs $
$
a
483 488

484 489



485 490

486 491


487 492


Total Expense
in 1977

494

495


Drainage District Assessments and Fees


Paid a o ., o a .o 0.o0 G. oo *o oe o oo o to


During 1977





-26-


HAND


TOOLS,


MISCELLANEOUS


EQUIPMENT


AND


SUPPLIES


1. How much were your
and supplies for farm








2. Baling wire and twine


expenses
use?


during 1977 for hand tools, miscellaneous farm equipment


* INCLUDE
: LANDLORD
* EXPENSE


000 O G.. ... 0 ,IO COo O e.....*... e.....,....1 .......


3. Carpentry, plumbing, painting, hand tools (wrenches, pliers, etc.) spades, shovels,
scoops, forks, spraying, fencing and other equipment (fuel tanks, barrels, etc.)....

4. Hardware (nuts, bolts, nails) rope, chain, polyethylene film canvas, other supplies and
accessories not included above *............. o .... ......................


CONTAINER


EXPENSES


1. In 1977, did you have any expenses for the purchase of containers used for marketing and handling produce
such as baskets, boxes, bags, sacks, or crates?


E YE








2. Fruits


IS


How much was your expense for the


following items?


NO Skip to next Section.


(Include all


containers whether for marketing
or use on the farm. Include new
and used containers.)


, Vegetable and Potato Containers


a. Baskets and hampers,


Sacks and bags......


boxes, cartons, and crates or master containers ..............


B*B BC*0 S BC 4 S S.t *. C *** **5* **5*


3. Grain and Seed Marketing Containers (burlap, cotton, plastic or paper bags and


other seed containers)...


4. Poultry and Egg Marketing Containers (egg crates,


fillers and poultry coops) ..


cases,


5. Milk and Milk Products Marketing Containers (milk bottles,


cartons,



caps, ca


*I I S I *W S *W S**

or


rtons, etc.) ........


6. Honey, Meat and Other Livestock Products Marketing Containers........ .............


INCLUDE
LANDLORD *
+ EXPENSE 9
Total Expense
in 1977

499


500


501


502


503


504


505


Total Expense
in 1977

496



497

498







FARM


SERVICES


Business and Insurance Expenses


In 1977, how much was your expense and the farm share for the following miscellaneous
farm business items?


* INCLUDE
* LANDLORD
EXPENSE
4.


2. Electricity,


3. Telephone,


total expense farm and home0 ................... ...


total


expense 0.... ............. ... ..... ......


4. Water, total expense (rural water lines, trucked in, municipalities)


5. Accounting expenses (farm record keeping,


postage,


telegrams,


traveling


expenses,


tax preparation,


etc. for farm business)


6. Fees and dues paid (attorney or other legal fees for the farm, license
fees other than motor vehicles for farm business, marketing fees or
other association or council fees for promotion, advertising,


membership


fees to farm organizations,


Farm management expenses (soil testing,


buying or selling farm


advertisements


periodicals, bulletins,


estate,


purebred registration,


seed


certification,


farm management


services,


and printing for the farm, technical books,


etc. for farm business4...


8. Farm office equipment (desk, chairs, typewriters,


radios


calculators,


, etc.)


Total Expense Farm Share
in 1977 Percent
$ %___
506 513


507 514


508 515
________________


Insurance and Losses


9. How much


was your insurance


costs


in 1977 for the farm related business?


* EXCLUDE
LANDLORD
1 EXPENSE


Total Expense
in 1977


Farm
Share


a. Motor vehicles


bo Liability cover


-- autos and trucks.


exclude


motor vehicles)


c. Federal Crop Insurance Program.


d. Other crop insurance coverage ..


et* *** ** .0* ..e


* S C C a a.* ** @ S


ir


paper, pencils, two-way


(If paid for more than one


year, include the total for all years)


512








FARM


SERVICES


Mark


eting


Expen


ses


In 1977


, did you have any expense for marketing agricultural products from this farm operation or


for hired transportation to market?


: INCLUDE ,
*LANDLORD%
* EXPENSE
8+++++++++@


- How much were your marketing
expenses for the following items?


IENO


- Skip to next page.


(Do not record


expense


vehicle rental or fuel.)


FIELD CROPS


Corn


, small grains,


Cotton or tobacco..


Sugarbeets,


hay grass


soybeans,


S. @ @I


sorghum, ric


. C. t


:e, peanuts.


or legume seed,


other field crops...


FRUITS


VEGETABLES AND POTATOES


Fruits, berries or nuts, vegetables,
dry beans and peas, etc .........


potatoes,


HORTICULTURAL AND FOREST PRODUCTS


Greenhouse and nursery products


Timber and forest products.


VESTOCK AND LIVESTOCK PRODUCTS


Cattle,


calves


, sheep and hogs


9. Milk and dairy products..........


Eggs and poultry products


Other livestock and livestock products
honey, wool and mohair.............


including
. ....t-*


1/ Other marketing expenses:
pallet rental, etc.


commission


sales charges, deduction charges for special handling, demurrage,


C~v








FARM


SERVICES


- Custom


H ired


Work


In 1977, did you have any custom work hired for any agricultural purpose?


( INCLUDE
+ LANDLORD
** EXPENSE


- What were the amounts and costs


for the following


services?


flNO


(Include hired transportation
or hauling, if part of custom


charges.


Exclude leasing of


autos, trucks or tractors,
contract labor, land improvement
and development, and custom


hired fertilizer


application


previously reported.)


Plowing.


Seedbed preparation (stalk shredding, disking,
subsoiling, chiseling or listing for erosion control,


4. Planting or seeding.


5. Crop cultivation....


6. Mowing, crushing or conditioning, windrowing, swathing
or raking, baling hay, straw, other forages. Include
standing hay custom harvested. .. ............ ....

7. Field chopping (hay crops, row crops, straw),


Silage making (chopping, hauling,
packing, etc.)..................


blowing,


8. Combining small grain and other row crops except corn.

9. Corn harvesting using corn head on combine and
corn picker or picker-sheller........................

10. Other harvesting (mechanical harvest of fruits and


vegetables,
seed crops,


sugarbeets, potatoes, cotton, peanuts,
etc.). ... .. .. .


Corn shelling, other than field shelling..


12. All other custom hired work not reported elsewhere
(hauling and spreading of manure produced on


etc.). . . .


YES


- Skip to next Section.


etc.) .


the farm, custom sawing,


_~





- 30 -


WAGES


TAXES


AND


INTEREST


1. In 1977, did you (operator) work off the farm 100 days or more?


(Include work at


else'
days


s


farm.


a non-farm job,


Do not include


exchange


work.


profession, or


someone


Consider all part


as full days.).... ... .... ...... .... .... ....


. .... Yr ES


NO =2...


Code


2. During 1977, did you hire any agricultural workers, including contract labor,
or pay any of your family members to work on the land you operate?


YES


- Continue.


- Skip to item


WAGES


What were the total cash wages paid to all hired workers, excluding contract


labor in 1977?


(Include payments to family members.


Exclude


expenses


housework,


custom


work,


contract


labor and


social


security on head of household.)......


4. What were the total expenditures for contract labor performed on the land you operated
in 1977? (Contract workers are those doing agricultural work on the land you operated4


but who were paid by a crew leader, contractor, buyer,


processor,


cooperative, custom


operator or other such person having an oral or written contract with you.)


5. What


was the expense of the following fringe benefits provided for


hired workers:


a. Life or health insurance and pension or retirement plans?


Employer's share of social security


taxes,


workmans'


compensation and unemployment compensation? ......... ...

What was the cash value of the following fringe benefits provided
for hired work rs:


a. Board


, housing or other lodging furnished?


b. Other items furnished farm labor (Food--other than meals, such
as meat and milk; fuel, transportation, utilities, pasture or feed
and any other items furnished.) (Specify

PROPERTY TAXES (Exclude taxes paid on land owned, but rented out)


7. Total property taxes paid in 1977? (Include
household effects, autos and other property


8. Of the total property tax, how much was


taxes on farm


taxes


estate,


) S. S ** *


machines, livestock,
S S S S S *S*


for farm real


INTEREST


9. Interest paid in 1977 on farm real estate debt (mortgages, land contracts,


LANDLORD*

570

571


572



573


10. Interest paid in 1977 on operating loans for the farm business loans for
purchase of feed, seed, fertilizer, livestock, trucks and autos (farm share),


machinery,


etc. ..


ATLUCD CVDCMACQ


business,


* INCLUDE *
: LANDLORD:
* EXPENSE ?
$9999<0

levied.).


estate'It L IXII I tl 111


etc.)







FARM SALES


Considering all crops, livestock, poultry


greenhouse or nursery products, agricultural products sold and


government farm program payments received, what was the gross value of sales from this farm operation in 1977?


$100,000 or more


$5,000


* INCLUDE
LANDLORD'SS
SSHARE
*>A.:..:..+++


- $9,999


2=0

3=--
4=1-


$40,000

$20,000

$10,000


- $99,999


6= ]


$39,999


- $19,999


$2,500

$1,000

$250 -


Less than


- $4,999

- $2,499


-$999


$250


2. Were you (operator)


years


age or older on your last birthday?


|] YES


NO= 2


* a S S S 0 5 5 S S S Code


AREA FRAME ONLY


3. Are there any other persons living in this household who operate


a farm or ranch?


- Conclude this interview and
start a new Screening Questionnaire.


[7 NO


- Conclude


interview


- THANK YOU


OFFICE


USE


OPERATOR CELL COUNT


Check Below:


5= CZ1


9= C7






SECTION


- TITLE


UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

3IIIIIIl 12)2 O8l) 9 078
3 1262 08860 9978


A. Crop Acreage

B. Seed and Plant Expenses

C. Fertilizer and Agricultural Chemicals


D. Livestock and Poultry


- Purchases


Inventory

Feed Expense

Other Livestock Expenses

Equipment Purchases, Repair and Maintenance

E. Autos Owned, Purchased, Leased or Rented

F. Trucks Owned, Purchased, Leased or Rented

G. Tractors Owned, Purchased, Leased or Rented

H. Other Motor Driven Vehicles Purchased


Farm Machinery and Implements


Tillage


Planting and Fertilizing

Combining, Harvesting and Haying

Other Machinery Purchased and Machinery Rental


Fuel and Petroleum Products


K. Farm and Motor Supplies

L. Capital Improvements I


- Repair and Maintenance


Building Construction and Improvements


Building Maintenance and Jtepairs

Fencing Expenses

Land, Farm Improvements and Irrigation

M. Hand Tools, Miscellaneous Equipment and Supplies

Container Expenses


N. Farm Services


- Business Expenses


Insurance and Losses

Marketing Expenses

Custom Hired Work

O. Wages, Taxes and Interest

P. Farm Sales