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Supply Market Intelligence for Procurement Professionals by Kelly Barner, Jeanette Jones

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AGRICULTURE

In their book, An Introduction to Agriculture, A. A. Upham and G. A. Schmidt (1919), stated, “The three great needs of a human being are food, shelter, and clothing.”1 Most food is produced by farmers, wood is used to build most homes, and clothing is made from agricultural products such as cotton, wool, silk, and leather.2 According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, and Hunting sectors include establishments that are often described as farms, ranches, dairies, greenhouses, nurseries, orchards, or hatcheries.

The agriculture industry is primarily comprised of companies involved in the production ...

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